Drifting

Paralyzed Teen Lives Out His Dream In a 600-Horsepower Drifter

Rob Parsons and his custom Silvia are at it again.

We first mentioned Rob Parsons and his badass Nissan Silvia drifter about a month ago. The Silvia is powered by a V8 engine kicking out 600 horsepower and is controlled using a hand system that Parsons created. The former professional dirt bike rider spoke of wanting to teach others to drift, and that’s exactly what he does in this video. Episode 1 of Chairslayers features Ben Conolly, a paralyzed teen from the UK who loves drifting and Japanese imports.

It’s hard not to get emotional watching young Ben living out his dream out there on the track. What's even better is that he's pretty damn good for a rookie.

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