Valentino Rossi’s exploits on four wheels have been documented for a few years now. During the off season The Doctor has been known to compete in a few car races with impressive results. Recently, Rossi and co-driver Carlo Cassina competed in the Monza Rally Show 2013, winning four of the nine stages en route to second […]
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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