GoPro just released their own take on Ken Block’s Gymkhana 6. It’s basically the extra footage from all the odd places they decided to stick one of their cameras including in the Fiesta’s engine bay, looking at Ken’s pedals and on the wrecking balls.
Ken Block and Need for Speed teamed up to film the sixth installment of the world famous Gymkhana video series. They set out to create the ultimate gymkhana course which resulted in some pretty solid stunts. Check it out:
Ken Block and DC Shoes just posted this video that gives us a behind the scenes look at the filming of Gymkhana Five. All of the shooting was done over a span of four days after two different scouting trips to San Francisco.
And here is Gymkhana Five again so you can see how it all came together:
Monster Energy flew Ken Block and Vaughn Gittin Jr. to the UK to compete in the Gymkhana GRID Finals. From what I can tell, this was the final event in a European championship. Ken and Vaughn raced the rear wheel drive and all drive champions for fun after they won their events. Oh yeah, there was also a massive party.
Leo Parente of DRIVE channel’s Shakedown segment conducts an absolutely fascinating interview with Ken Block. They talk about the secret of motorsports marketing success and then Ken’s rally driving career in the World Rally Championship, the Global Rallycross Championship and American rally.