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MDU To Pro 2 (To Pro) - Dirk Stratton

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Dirk Stratton made his Midwest Drift Union debut at the 2014 Streets of Detroit event, piloting a flat-green S13 sporting the now-familiar Stratton Chevrolet insignia on the door. Stratton would return for the full 2015 season, making the top sixteen at round one and bowing out to Jonathan Nerren. Round two would mark the debut of the C6 Corvette, the first to ever compete in MDU. The Drift Vette was an instant hit with fans, and its first appearance on the Streets of Detroit couldn't have been more appropriate. His semi-final battle against Shane Whalley's GTO, with two big American...

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MDU To Pro 2 - Garrett Denton

Posted by Nick Quigley on

Garrett Denton made his Midwest Drift Union debut in 2015, making a 12-plus hour trek from Rhode Island to do so. His time in the series that year was short lived, but it marked a crucial starting point in MDU that would eventually lead to a Pro 2 license. After taking a brief hiatus from the series in 2016, he returned with a revamped program in 2017, qualifying first at round one at World Wide Technology Raceway at Gateway, despite only having a couple days of testing under his belt. Round two at M1 Concourse saw a setback as mechanical...

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