Our instructors are handpicked not only for their drifting ability but also for their training prowess and their ability to communicate and articulate how each drift technique is performed. All instructors have undertaken the Drift School Australia training program which includes; DSA techniques, delivery, customer service and risk assessment policy. Our instructors work as a team to ensure there is consistent delivery of DSA standards in a fun, safe and risk free environment for our customers.
Fernando Wiehrl – Director
As one of the most renowned professional drifters in Australia, Fernando started his career in drifting and competing nationally and internationally since 2004, winning a number of competitions and taking out top place titles in various seasons including D1 WORLD All-stars Series.
As an active competitor and head instructor at Drift School Australia, Fernando’s skills are unrivalled. Training other pro-drifters, he is also the head judge in the Victorian State Series, VicDrift and well known Australian Drifting Grand Prix (ADGP) National Series.
Career highlights include:
- Competing in the D1 WORLD All-stars in California alongside other internationally renowned drifters and defeating one of Japan’s best drifters in a controversial overtake maneuver;
- Back-to-back wins at Queensland Raceway in the 2007 Drift Australia Series followed by Oran Park in Sydney; and
- Winning a Top10 spot in the D1 World Series.