March 5, 2014
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Feal Suspension and Odi Bakchis take on Formula Drift

August 23, 2013
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EEDC Round 4 Movie

New movie from Lukas Skersas about Round 4 of the Eastern European Drift Championship in Lithuania. This sums up a good portion of our recent trip.
August 6, 2013
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Fourth Place Finish for Bakchis at Formula Drift Round 5 in Washington

For immediate release (Rancho Cucamonga, CA) – Formula Drift Round 5: Throwdown wrapped up on July 20, 2013 at Evergreen Speedway in Washington.  One driver that stood out throughout the event was fourth-place finisher Aurimas “Odi” Bakchis in his Nexen Tire Nissan 240SX.  Bakchis exhibited strong driving technique throughout the […]
March 15, 2013
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Bakchis Announces Partnership with the United States Air Force

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, Rancho Cucamonga, CA – Aurimas Bakchis “Odi” announced today that he will be partnering with the United States Air Force for the 2013 drift season. Bakchis will be competing in each of the seven Formula Drift USA events as a partner with the United States Air Force […]
March 5, 2013
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Purple Bammer Jammer Power!

I was recently in Las Vegas to judge the first round of Vegas Pro Am (which was awesome). While I was at the track my car got a makeover at 702 Graphics because I know how to treat her right.       I left the car at the shop […]
February 5, 2013
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Gotta Know the Rules to Qualify

While reading the 2013 Formula Drift rules to prepare for next season, I came across the new qualifying format. It turns out that qualifying this year will be in a “knockout” format. Huh? In short, the top 16 qualifiers will be determined after the first qualifying run. The remaining drivers […]
January 22, 2013
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Press Release: Nexen Tire USA to be Title Sponsor for Bakchis 2013 Drift Program

For immediate release (Rancho Cucamonga, CA) – Aurimas Bakchis (Odi) has announced that he will be driving for Nexen Tire USA during the 2013 Formula Drift season.  Bakchis partnered with Nexen Tire USA in 2012 and will continue to compete on Nexen tires with his Nissan 240SX S14.  With Nexen […]
October 2, 2012
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The New Build, Part III

In case you’re just catching up, we have been under a bit of a time crunch to build an entirely new M7 Drive Energy Drink/Nexen Tire S14 chassis before Formula Drift Round 7 on October 12-13, 2012.  This has been going on for a few weeks and now we are […]
September 19, 2012
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The New Build, Part II

As you read in Part I, the new S14 chassis was recently caged, painted, and prepped for hands-on work.  In the past week, we’ve gotten down and dirty as we make progress on the new build.   First, the rear subframe was installed.      Thanks to good friends, the engine and […]
September 11, 2012
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The New Build, Part I

After the crash in Las Vegas it was time to build a new chassis.  The deadline to Formula Drift Round 7 in Irwindale is soon, so the schedule for the new build is pretty tight.  We’ll see how a less-than-five-week build to a competition-ready vehicle goes. First things first, we […]