Nakamura of Team Burst Arrested for Street Drifting North of Osaka, Japan

The S13 piloted by one of the most famous Team Burst members Naoki Nakamura was arrested for street drifting just north of Osaka, Japan in Minou. While Nakamura is famous for his Team Burst S13 he also drives the KoyoRad S15 in the D1GP Japan series. Over this past weekend he was arrested by Japanese authorities for street drifting. No word on what his exact legal troubles or charges will be but told 500,000 yen fine (just over $6,000 US) and a two year drivers license suspension. We will try to keep you updated on this story as more information becomes available.

Source: http://mainichi.jp/area/osaka/news/20110112ddlk27040299000c.html

Image Source: http://csgarage.wordpress.com/2010/12/21/japan-meihan-cars/

9 Comments

  1. thelolbus says:

    Damn it feels good to be a gangster

  2. Billy says:

    Tough break…normally the cops over here (Japan) just tell you to go home. Well, that’s just part of the game I guess…sucks…

  3. Blevins says:

    I like to do hoodrat things with my friends,,,,,

  4. OMGjoe says:

    Thats some shitty luck, but i guess its only a matter of time for that to happen to him i’m sure hes been doing it for a whlie

  5. Donnie says:

    Now he will be in the MSC events killing it.. you don’t need license to drive on the track.

  6. Pole Drift says:

    what did he have to say to the police? “I wanted to practice”

  7. afro says:

    that is drift life man , if you are not sliding the streets then ya not drifting .. and @ donnie hell i am with you on that man .drifting was born on the streets man .. i slide the US and japan .. now africa yo

  8. Christopher says:

    Nakamura is best.
    photo actually from beeoneoneoh :)

  9. cameron says:

    i agree with chris drifting was born on the streets no matter how many tracks there are street drifting will always be around.