Sneak Peek: Daigo Saito’s SC430

Santa Clarita, California — Friday, December 28, 2012
After two years of rumors and plenty of gossip, it finally happened, Daigo Saito, reportedly the best drift driver in the world arrived on our shores with not just a splash but a bang.


After two years of rumors and plenty of gossip, it finally happened, Daigo Saito, reportedly the best drift driver in the world arrived on our shores with not just a splash but a bang. Daigo, 2008 D1GP champ and 2011 Formula D Asia Champ came out of the gates hard at the Long Beach season opener with a third place. Daigo has fought hard on foreign soil maintaining a solid second place in Formula D standings for much of the year.


There are many rumors surrounding Daigo's car which has been reported as having as much as 1300 hp. The fact that Daigo and his crew don't speak English and that they are somewhat secretive about their car, has kept many fans wondering about what makes it tick. We don't directly know all of the car's specs either, but we have photos and I will attempt to give you a technical tour around the car. It is an interesting blend of both Japanese and American Technology... Read the rest of the Article on MotoIQ.com