Take part in the Shift 2: Unleashed Photo Challenge at Formula Drift Long Beach


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Take part in the Shift 2: Unleashed Photo Challenge at Formula Drift Long Beach this Saturday, April 9th. Visit the Shift 2: Unleashed photo booth at the Need for Speed tent for your chance to win a grand prize of an XBOX360 and 5 EA games, a set of Hankook tires, exclusive prize packages from Alpinestars and Scion Racing and a 3-month supply of NOS energy drink. Challenge runs from 10 am – 2 pm on Saturday, with grand prize winner announced at the Need for Speed booth at 2 pm.

Formula DRIFT Pre-Party at Exchange LA this saturday


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What: Formula DRIFT Pre Party

When: March 26, 2011
10:00 P.M. – 2:00 A.M.

Where: Exchange LA
618 S. Spring Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014

Info: 21+ Over

If you haven’t purchased Formula DRIFT Round 1 “Streets of Long Beach” Long Beach Tickets, Please choose the following ticket options:

2-DAY Tickets
Saturday Ticket
VIP Ticket

See SHIFT 2 Unleashed at the Need For Speed SoCal Launch Meet


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Come celebrate the launch of SHIFT 2 Unleashed and see the cars, both in-game and in person, on Saturday, March 26th! SHIFT 2 will be at Source Interlink Media in El Segundo, CA for the “NEED FOR SPEED SoCal – Powered by SpeedHunters” car meet. Here are the details:

What: “Need for Speed SoCal – Powered by SpeedHunters” is a car meet that celebrates the upcoming launch of SHIFT 2 Unleashed and highlights elite Team Need for Speed cars as well as top vehicles in the SoCal Area. You’ll see Vaughn Gittin Jr.’s one-off Mustang RTR-X, Chris Rado’s 1400hp Time Attack Scion tC, the Twins Turbo Dodge Viper drag car, and approximately 50 other top cars in the SoCal scene.

When: Saturday, March 26 from 1-6pm (PST)

Where: Source Interlink Media – 831 S. Douglas St. El Segundo, CA

Who: Formula Drift 2010 Champion Vaughn Gittin Jr., Time Attack Record Holder Chris Rado and renowned car builders Twins Turbo will be in attendance and available for interviews. Also on hand will be former Miss Formula Drift Miki Taka and the Team Need for Speed Girls.

Other Details: SHIFT 2 UNLEASHED will be featured on 2 D-Box simulator chairs and there will be a time attack competition for consumers as well as frequent random draws for great swag.

And of course, the event is totally FREE to the public! Make sure you check it out and be sure to share pictures with us on Facebook.

* Pre-Order the Limited Edition of SHIFT 2 Unleashed *

Alpinestars & Need For Speed Present “Play a Pro” Sweepstakes


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Torrance, CA – Alpinestars and Need for Speed™ are joining forces to bring you a “Play a Pro” sweepstakes, presented exclusively with Tilly’s.  Alpinestars is giving you a unique opportunity to play SHIFT 2 UNLEASHED™, the latest entry in the critically acclaimed Need for Speed™ simulation series, against drift driver Vaughn Gittin Jr. at Formula Drift’s first 2011 event.  The highly-anticipated SHIFT 2 UNLEASHED will be released March 29th in North America.
One lucky winner will receive an all expenses paid trip to the Formula Drift event April 8th-9th with Alpinestars and Need for Speed.  They will experience a ride-a-long with Team Need for Speed and Alpinestars Formula Drift driver Matt Powers, have VIP access to Team Need for Speed and Alpinestars hospitality areas, and play SHIFT 2 UNLEASHED against Alpinestars Formula Drift champion Vaughn Gittin Jr.  The winner will also receive Alpinestars and Need for Speed prize packs.  Don’t miss your chance to enter this sweepstakes!

Enter to Win at www.tillys.com