FAQ

Drift Capital is structured as a closed-end fund, like that of private equity and venture capital firms. Drift Capital Fund I, L.P. (the “Fund”) allows investors (Limited Partners) to buy partnership interests, representing ownership in the Fund’s assets: collector automobiles. Each Limited Partner has a dedicated account held with our banking partner, Northern Trust. As assets are acquired, capital is called from the Limited Partners to fund their capital account, and as assets are sold, their proceeds are distributed to the Limited Partners’ capital accounts.

Partnership interests in Drift Capital Fund I, L.P. are offered under Regulation D Rule 506(c) under the Securities Act. As required under U.S. federal securities law, all purchasers in the offering must:

1. Qualify as accredited investors
2. Provide the necessary information for the issuer to verify that the investor is accredited
3. Complete a private offering questionnaire

Please contact us to get in touch with someone from Drift Capital’s Investor Relations team.

Participation in Drift Capital’s offering is available to accredited investors and qualified purchasers.

  • Earned income that exceeded $200,000 (or $300,000 together with a spouse or spousal equivalent) in each of the prior two years, and reasonably expects the same for the current year.
  • Has a net worth over $1 million, either alone or together with a spouse or spousal equivalent (excluding the value of the person’s primary residence and any loans secured by the residence (up to the value of the residence)).
  • Are a broker or other financial professional holding certain certifications, designations, or credentials in good standing, including a Series 7, 65 or 82 license.

A spousal equivalent means a cohabitant occupying a relationship generally equivalent to that of a spouse. Please visit the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for more information on qualifying criteria.

Drift Capital Fund I, L.P. (the “Fund”) has a 10-year term with an extension of up to two additional years. Automobiles are expected to be bought and sold throughout the life of the Fund.

Automobiles are expected to be bought and sold throughout the life of the Fund, with an average holding period of 5+ years.

When the assets are divested from the portfolio throughout the life of the Fund, the proceeds from the sale are disturbed pro rata to the Limited Partners’ capital accounts. The Fund has a European-style distribution waterfall. All distributions from the sale of investments will go to the LPs, with the GP not participating in any profits until the investors’ initial committed capital has been fully returned.

Yes, the offering is available to investors outside of the United States.

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Please explore the Research section of the website for detailed information.

As a perk to investing in the Fund, some of the cars in the Fund can be driven by the Limited Partners. Drift Capital will put on quarterly events that provide experiential access to these remarkable automobiles.

The Fund’s assets are stored in a highly secured facility in conditions that are optimized for long-term storage. The automobiles are maintained and overseen around-the-clock by a dedicated team of make- and model-specific technicians.

With relationships across all facets of the automotive industry, Drift acquires assets from a variety of venues—engaging marque-specific expertise to provide assurance of authenticity. If you are a collector, automaker, broker, dealer, museum, or auction house and would like to get in touch, please reach out to us.

Yes, the Fund’s assets are fully insured upon acquisition.

Drift Capital utilizes a team of independent appraisers to perform quarterly appraisals of the portfolio to ensure unbiased, consistent, and fair representation of any adjustments of the assets’ value.

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Disclosures

THESE MATERIALS ARE BEING PROVIDED TO POTENTIAL INVESTORS IN DRIFT CAPITAL FUND I, L.P. (THE "FUND") ON A CONFIDENTIAL BASIS, FOR CONVENIENCE ONLY AND MAY NOT BE RELIED UPON. HISTORICAL PERFORMANCE INDICATIONS AND FINANCIAL MARKET SCENARIOS ARE NOT RELIABLE INDICATORS OF FUTURE PERFORMANCE. ASSET ALLOCATION AND DIVERSIFICATION DO NOT GUARENTEE A PROFIT OR PROTECT AGAINST A LOSS. POTENTIAL INVESTORS MAY RELY ONLY UPON OTHER MATERIALS THAT EXPRESSLY INDICATE THAT INVESTORS MAY RELY UPON THEM. THESE MATERIALS ARE NOT AN OFFER TO SELL, NOR ARE THEY SOLICITING AN OFFER TO BUY, INTERESTS IN THE FUND. THE OFFERING OF INTERESTS IN THE FUND WILL BE MADE ONLY BY THE FUND'S SUBSCRIPTION AGREEMENT. CONSULT WITH YOUR LEGAL AND TAX ADVISORS FOR APPROPRIATE GUIDANCE.

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We own or have applied for rights to trademarks or trade names that we use in connection with the operation of our business, including our corporate names, logos and website names. In addition, we own or have the rights to copyrights, trade secrets and other proprietary rights that protect our business. We do not own any patents, copyrights, trademarks, or other intellectual property rights in the Automobiles. “Automobiles” is defined as the automobiles advertised for investment purposes. This offering circular may also contain trademarks, service marks and trade names of other companies, which are the property of their respective owners. Our use or display of third parties’ trademarks, service marks, trade names or products in this offering circular is not intended to, and should not be read to, imply a relationship with or endorsement or sponsorship of us. Solely for convenience, some of the copyrights, trade names and trademarks referred to in this offering circular are listed without their ©, ®, and ™ symbols, but we will assert, to the fullest extent under applicable law, our rights to our copyrights, trademarks, and trade names. All other trademarks and copyrights are the property of their respective owners.