VEHICLE: 2008 Dodge Viper Generation 4
ENGINE: Twin Turbo V10
TIRES: 265/35-18 123S Front / 285/35-18 123S Rear
Dean Kearney starting drifting at the age of 15 in Ireland. He entered the Prodrift championship aged 18 and won the European championship in 2009. Dean then shifted his focus to the US, entering the Formula Drift series in 2010. Dean is both driver and owner of the Oracle Lighting/Achilles Tire team, which has podium finishes in Seattle, Atlanta, and Wall. Dean has also podiumed at the Super Drift Challenge at the Long Beach Grand Prix and the Formula DRIFT Canada invitational in St. Eustache, Montreal in 2015. Dean credits his long-term partners Oracle Lighting and Achilles Tire for making it possible for him to chase after his dreams year after year.