Watch the experience in 360 here
Through Hoonigan's "Black Friday" and Nissan's "Black Friday 360. Experience, people witnessed the drifting performances of two-time Formula Drift Champion Chris Forsberg and Ryan Tuerck in their 1000 hp Nissan 370Z's. In particular, the Black Friday 360 Experience had some scary yet amazing moments.
One of these was when Forsberg swerved the back of the Nissan 370Z on the ledge of a 30-foot drop. He remarked that while he could mentally block out the drop, he was really concerned about the surface, which was dusty and was made of polished concrete.
He noted that that they had one chance to get the shot before the rubber built up, which could increase traction that might compromise the control during drifting. During the shoot, the crew had to use respirators to breathe while the Nissan 370Z was doing its thing – no thanks to the dust that have built up on the site during its years of being unused.
Likewise, the production team had been game to try anything, even to the point of sacrificing a few cameras. One of those GoPro cameras was left in the cinderblock facade when the 370Z exploded through a wall.