Ken Block On Marketing And Motorsports

You're in the camp of people who feel Ken Block has breathed new life into motorsports, saving it from extinction. You're in the counter camp who feels he's got no business in WRC, and bought his seat with cash instead of skill. Either way, you've only got part of the story. » 7/20/12 3:20pm 7/20/12 3:20pm

Goodyear Makes Its Own Gymkhana Vid And It’s Not Bad

Goodyear hired Ben Conrad, the director of Gymkhana 4 and yesterday's Gymkhana 5, to make a new ad campaign with Hollywood stunt driver Danny Downey. They scare the crap out of some potential customers. It's actually rather charming. » 7/10/12 1:00pm 7/10/12 1:00pm

Gymkhana 5 Viewed 5.1 Million Times In 24 hours

The video of Ken Block tearing up San Francisco in an insane Ford Fiesta — better known as Gymkhana 5 — was a creative success for a brand that's constantly having to one-up its own crazy adventures. We can now report it was a viral marketing success as well, with approximately 5.1 million views in just 24 hours. » 7/10/12 10:00am 7/10/12 10:00am

Ken Block's San Francisco Adventure: Epic Gymkhana 5 Photo Gallery

Something lost in everyone's rush to post the video of Gymkhana FIVE is the awesome set of photos that shows Ken Block drifting and jumping his way across the streets and bridges of the City by the Bay. » 7/09/12 10:30am 7/09/12 10:30am

Gymkhana 5: Ken Block Drifts The Streets Of San Francisco

It looks like Gymkhana 5 is finally here, with all the San Francisco-shredding goodness we expected. Jump drifts? Check. Cable car drifts? Check. Travis Pastrana drifts? Check. » 7/09/12 9:19am 7/09/12 9:19am

Ken Block Drifts On A Barge In Gymkhana 5

Look! It's Ken Block on a barge in the middle of the San Francisco Bay! Europe's "The Final Countdown" is soaring on a crystal cloud of upswept synth-brass, and Ken is hooning his ass off on that barge! It's the teaser for Gymkhana 5, coming out July 9. CAN YOU FEEL THE GAAAAAAAAGH! » 6/25/12 5:25pm 6/25/12 5:25pm

Gymkhana 5 Will Shred San Francisco On July 9th

Ken Block's having a busy day. The sideways man in the flat-billed cap just announced he'll debut the latest video in his Gymkhana series on July 9th. This time Block leaves the Hollywood backlot for the streets of San Francisco. Will there be a mean black Dodge Charger? » 6/18/12 1:30pm 6/18/12 1:30pm