Car drifting is becoming increasingly popular in Pakistan, especially among young, urban drivers. The trend has grown thanks to the availability of high-performance workshops that help car enthusiasts boost the power and level of RWD vehicles. However, the practice of drifting can be dangerous and is often performed on public roads, leading to concerns about road safety. Despite the risks, the thrill of drifting continues to attract a growing number of fans and participants in Pakistan. The trend has also given rise to organized drifting events, which are typically held at race tracks or other designated venues, providing a safer environment for participants to showcase their skills. Below is the list of Cheap Drift Cars Under 20 Lacs in Pakistan
1. Toyota Starlet EP70/EP71 (1984-1989)
Toyota assembled the Toyota Starlet EP70/EP71 between 1984 and 1989. It was the third generation of the Starlet lineup and was available as a three-door hatchback or a two-door coupe. It was popular due to its updated styling, improved performance and handling, and optional turbocharged engine. Starlet EP70 and EP71 were popular for their combination of practicality, affordability, and fun driving dynamics, making them a popular choice for both daily commuters and enthusiasts who love to drift and want to start from their very initials. You can swap it with 5EFTHE, 3SFE, 4EFTE, K24A, 4AGE, 1NZ, and 2NZ. This car is available from 2 lacks to 5 lacs depending upon its specifications and modification,
2. Toyota Corolla KE70 (1980-1983)
Toyota Corolla KE70 is an RWD car assembly from 1980 to 1983. It was the fourth generation of the Toyota Corolla and was available in sedan, and Coupe body styles. The KE70 was known for its reliability, practicality, and affordability, thanks to a range of inline-four engines that powered it. It was also popular among car enthusiasts due to its lightweight body, simple mechanicals, and easily tunable engines, making it a popular choice for modifications and motorsports. Some of the popular and successful swaps in this car are 1JZ-GTE, 2JZ-GTE, 1JZ-GE, 2JZ-GE, 3SGTE Beams, SR20DET, and 1UZ-FE V8. This car is available in our market from the starting price of 1.60 to 4 lacs depending upon swapping, condition, and modifications. Corolla KE70 is so far a cheap drift car in Pakistan every new beginner can own.
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3. Toyota Mark 2 (1972-1976)
The 1972-1976 Mark 2 model belonged to the first generation of the Mark II lineup and came in hardtop or wagon versions. In the international/national market, people also knew the coupe as ‘Toyota Corona’. The Mark II was notable for its spacious interior, smooth ride, and high-quality build. It came equipped with a variety of engine options, including a 1.6L inline-four and a 2.0L inline-six.
The designers of the Toyota Mark II aimed to offer a blend of luxury, comfort, and performance, making it a popular choice for families and long-distance drivers. Because of its muscular look, Car Enthusiasts love to modify and project this as Drift Car due to its heavy supportive chassis, you can swap it with 1G-FE, 1JZ-GTE, 2JZ-GTE, 1JZ-GE, 2JZ-GE, M50, M52, S50, S52, 3SGE Beams, SR20DET, 1UZ-FE V8 easily. Mark II is available from 2 to even 8 lacs depending upon swapping, condition, and modifications. Car enthusiasts continue to embrace the Mark II despite its age, often regarding it as a classic Toyota model.
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4. BMW E30 (1982-1994)
BMW produced the BMW E30 from 1982 to 1994. The second generation of the BMW 3 Series was available in coupe, sedan, convertible, and wagon body styles. The BMW E30 is known for being sporty, well-designed, and of high quality. It was also popular among car enthusiasts who would modify it for racing and performance driving. Some notable models within the E30 line include the BMW M3 and the BMW 325i. The BMW E30 remains popular among car enthusiasts and is often considered a classic BMW model. On this platform, you have various options for swapping you can swap 1JZ-GTE, 2JZ-GTE, 1JZ-GE, 2JZ-GE, M50, M52, S50, S52, 1UZ-FE V8, and so on. You can get BMW E30 in a price bracket of 8 lacs to 15 lacs depending upon its condition and modifications.
5. Toyota Cressida MX32 (1972-1980)
Toyota produced the mid-size car, the Toyota Cressida MX32, from 1972 to 1980. It belonged to the Toyota Cressida lineup and was available in various markets around the world. The Cressida MX32 was notable for its spacious interior, comfortable ride, and high-quality build. Under the hood, the Cressida had an 1800cc petrol or 2000cc diesel engine with a 5-speed manual and 4-speed automatic with an overdrive lockout – again a very unusual feature for that time.
Toyota designed the Cressida MX32 to offer a blend of luxury, comfort, and performance, making it a popular choice for families and long-distance drivers. Despite its age, car enthusiasts continue to admire and often consider the Cressida MX32 a classic Toyota model. Cressida MX32 can also be swap with 1G-FE, 1JZ-GTE, 2JZ-GTE, 1JZ-GE, 2JZ-GE, M50, M52, S50, S52, 1UZ-FE V8 easily. In our market, It is hard to find one MX32 because of the low availability of this model. Cressida MX32 could be available between 8 lacs to 15 lacs depending upon its condition and specifications.
6. BMW E36 (1991-1998)
BMW E36 3-Series generation comes after the renowned E30 in 1992. Overall, the BMW E36 3 Series is a great drift machine. Thanks to its delicious hydraulic steering, it’s inexpensive, fun to drive, and good-looking, while still being a sweet slice of old-school BMW. Its balanced handling, sharp steering, and comfortable ride made the E36 stand out. It also earned praise for its practicality, reliability, and build quality. The body variants you may get are the coupe and sedan. It was notable for improved handling and aerodynamics compared to its predecessor, the E30.
In E36, you also have various options for swapping like you can swap 1JZ-GTE, 2JZ-GTE, 1JZ-GE, 2JZ-GE, M50, M52, S50, S52, 1UZ-FE V8, and so on. You can get this drift machine in the price bracket of 9 Lacs to 15 Lacs depending on their condition and specs. Today, the BMW E36 remains a popular choice among enthusiasts, especially among those looking to build a drift car or track car due to its well-balanced chassis and lightweight body.
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7. Mazda Rx8 (2003-2012)
Introduced in 2003, a front engine rear wheel drive coupe sports car is available in both manual and automatic variants. In many aspects, the Mazda RX-8 is a special sports car, a two-plus-two with half-doors for better access to the rear seats and a rotary engine undercarriage.
It guzzles both fuel and gasoline, sadly. Since the rotary Engine in Mazda Rx-8 is not like a piece of cake to maintain that’s why car enthusiast owners of Rx8 will swap it with 1JZ-GTE, 2JZ-GTE, Beams 2000, 1UZ W58,1G-FE, 3SGE Beams, 3SGTE, SR20DET.
Keep in mind when you are about to swap Rx8 you also need to work on suspension, tires as well as shocks, sway bars, and bump steer kits, these all help with weight distribution It all depends on the investment you make in your project.
Compared to the other cars in the same class available on the local market, the price of the Mazda RX8 is highly competitive. You can get a Mazda Rx-8 starting from 12 lakhs to 19 lakhs depending on its condition, model, and specs. So far, the Mazda Rx8 is one of the best in the list of Cheap Drift Cars under 20 Lacs in Pakistan
8. Toyota Chaser JZX100 (1996-2001)
Toyota Chaser JZX100 is a mid-size car produced by Toyota from 1996 to 2001. It was part of the Toyota Chaser lineup and was sold in various markets around the world. The JZX100 was notable for its sporty handling, aggressive styling, and powerful engine options. It was equipped with a 1.5L turbocharged inline-six engine, which was capable of producing up to 276 horsepower.
The Toyota Chaser JZX100 was popular among car enthusiasts, particularly those who enjoyed modifying and racing their cars. Despite its age, the JZX100 remains popular among car enthusiasts and is often considered a classic Toyota model because of its solid chassis that will last forever and makes good power off the line with its 1JZ-GE engine swap. In Pakistan, This car is very rare and not available frequently but for one who wants to sell, he may ask for 18 to sometimes 20+ lacs.
- Make sure you have proper training and know the basic techniques and safety measures before attempting to drift and ensure that your vehicle is in good condition and has proper modifications to support drifting
- Drift in a controlled environment, such as a closed track, and avoid drifting on public roads as it is illegal and dangerous.
- Avoid drifting in wet or slippery conditions as it increases the risk of accidents.
- Always drive responsibly and in control. Avoid excessive speeds, and sudden movements, and be aware of other drivers on the track.
So above you checked Cheap Drift Cars Under 20 Lacs in Pakistan. These prices may vary as per City and from time to time depending on its demand.