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Ken Block’s Gymkhana Ten, Tyre Shredding Madness…

Ken Block, the master of sideways madness has gathered his team of spanner wielding maniacs for Gymkhana Ten. To celebrate the release of this tenth Gymkhana the ‘The Hoonigans’ have assembled 10 extreme tyre slaying street racing machines. With so much horsepower assembled it should be no surprise that this epic Gymkhana video is also the longest so far at 19 minutes.

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Ken Block in Gymkhana Eight.

With his now even flashier Ford Fiesta in maximum drift mode for Gymkhana Eight Ken Block seems to own the streets and he puts ever bit of it to good use. The sideways antics are there as always but this time they seemed to have spared no expense, yes Ken Block has been set loose in Dubai.

Presented for your viewing pleasure is the latest rubber melting video by the Hoonigans featuring the ultimate exotic playground of Dubai as a backdrop. Sit back relax and remember this is no ordinary Ford Fiesta.

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Ken Box and the Crazy Cart Gymkhana Parody Videos…

Ken Block has made a name for himself producing over the top drift videos with thrilling sideways action for everyone to enjoy. Now those Crazy Cart guys have put together an hilarious tribute to the great Gymkhana videos, introducing Ken Box and his carting gymkhana parody videos.

With episode 2 hitting the airwaves this week Crazy Cart has once again matched the thrill of a Gymkhana video with the laughs of a funny parody, with every grin inducing sideways moment shrunk down to cardboard box size. For the uninitiated the Crazy Cart is a three wheeled electric go cart that drives like a dodgem car and can as you will see get more sideways than Ken Block in action.

Presented for your viewing pleasure are the two hilarious episodes of Ken Box: Crazy Cart Gymkhana, two videos guaranteed to get your weekend off to a high speed hilarious start. As a bonus if your squint just right it really does look like Ken Block. Sit back, relax and prepare to be amused.

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Ken Block is Back in Gymkhana Seven, Cars Gone Wild in Los Angeles…

Ken Block has returned to the street once more for another dose of Gymkhana adrenaline. For this episode of driving insanity the Hooligans have been let loose on the wild streets of Los Angeles, handing Block the keys to an 845 horsepower 1965 Ford Mustang. With more sideways action than a bag of frisky rattle snakes Block tears up the tarmac all over Hollywood.

Presented for your viewing pleasure is the street driving madness that’s guaranteed to get you leaning in your seat with an amused grin from cheek to cheek. Sit back relax and hit the play button to begin laying a fine layer of rubber all over Hollywood.

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Blackout, Pitch Black Gymkhana with Lasers…

Castrol has brought together a team of drivers of unprecedented awesomeness; Ken Block, Augusto Farfus, Adrian Zaugg and Mike Rockenfeller. All getting behind the wheel to experience the exhilaration of pitch black gymkhana with lasers.

Presented for your viewing pleasure is the dynamic night time driving video sponsored by Castrol’s latest oil. Sit back, relax and put the pedal to the medal if death by laser is your thing.

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Ken Block behind the Wheel, Practicing for Gymkhana and Rolling Rally Cars…

Driving at that very limit is an everyday experience for Ken Block. The manic mind behind DC shoes made the transition to crazy rally driver many years ago, perfecting his tyre smoking techniques.

It all came down to the last race, with a disaster filled start to the Rally America championship (2013) Block had driven the wheels off his Focus to be in with a chance to win. Right up until he rolled his car multiple times while doing 150kph / 90mph in the last race, walking away from what was possibly one of the most incredible crashes of 2013.

Presented for your viewing pleasure is the evidence that practice really does make perfect and even practice won’t save you from mistakes. Join Block and navigator as they discuss that accident, complete with POV footage. Also included to remind us that accidents are rare and success is spectacular is the practice video for the original Gymkhana video. Sit back, relax and be sure to buckle up in the back, even the most stable chair isn’t safe from the Block effect.

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Kenny of the Block, Ken Block the man behind the Wheel

Ken Block is the sort of driver that other rally drivers love to hate. After shooting to YouTube stardom with his Gymkhana – extreme driving video’s – then stepping into a rally car in which he now consistently finishes in the top five. Block’s previous life is even more astounding!

The founder of uber-succesful brand DC Shoes, Block is a multidimensional driven bloke who is seemingly unstoppable. There is more to Ken Block than just grinning behind the wheel of an extreme rally car while driving sideways, sideways then more sideways. Ken Blocks story is a tale of the kid from the block working his ass off and making it good. He’d started his first company while he was still in community college and has just never stopped.

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