#ThrowbackThursday: Michelle Westby’s Nissan 200SX on FastCar.co.uk

April 10, 2014 :: Posted by - admin :: Category - Uncategorized

For this week’s Throwback Thursday, we’re heading back to 2012 to check out Michelle Westby’s Nissan 200sx S14a. Running 17in Rota GTRs this Kuro Black drifter was built in record time thanks to Julian and the team at Garage-D! Check out the full feature below and even more shots over on FastCar.co.uk here: http://www.fastcar.co.uk/2012/12/05/modified-nissan-200sx-s14a-2/

Nissan 200SX Drift Car S14

Motorsport is dangerous. We know this, because we’ve all seen some pretty spectacular crashes and the odd injury over the years. We also know this because every circuit and drag strip in the country, has this little, diamond-shaped sign that carries the words ‘Motor Sport Is Dangerous’.

Nissan 200SX Drift Car S14

Michelle’s old drift car…

It warns us to be careful not to break our legs, get brain damage or spontaneously catch on fire – stuff like that. What people tend to forget though, is that it’s not only risky for your physical being, but if you aren’t in the big-money sponsorship crowd, motorsport can be downright dangerous for your wallet, too.

Nissan 200SX Drift Car S14

… and her new one 12 hours later!

In our Michelle’s case, her purse has been well and truly stretched in the pursuit of living the motorsport dream, and we have to ask; was it all worth it? According to her, damn right it was – and then some!

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