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Ken Block, the man behind the Wheel

Posted: August 13th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Blip, Fast, Faster, Fastest | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on 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 ubersuccesful brand DC Shoes, Block is a multidemsion 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. Read the full article »»»»