Any motorsports fan should be well familiar with the name Travis Pastrana. His worldwide fame as an action sports star has elevated the status of all the disciplines he’s participated in. But in Pastrana’s latest pursuit, his humility comes through clearly. Pastrana has dipped his toes in stock car racing the past two years, […]
Travis Pastrana Featured in Ken Block’s Gymkhana Five Video
There usually isn’t a good reason for us to feature car videos, but any time Travis Pastrana is involved, if even for a minute, the video is usually worth watching.
Such is the case with DC Shoes-sponsored Ken Block’s Gymkhana Five: Ultimate Urban Playground, San Francisco.
Although Pastrana doesn’t make his brief appearance until the 6:00 minute mark in this nearly 10-minute video, the automotive acrobatics that Ken Block performs in his hopped Ford Fiesta that’s purportedly good for 0-60 in 1.8 seconds thanks to 650 horsepower make the whole vid worthy.
If nothing else, seeing the normally busy ‘Frisco streets devoid of anyone other than Block and Pastrana borders on the surreal.
Also, make sure to check out the last couple minutes to see Block tempt a watery fate.
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