November 23rd, 2008

Ken Block Gymkhana craziness

If you have ever seen the Fast and the Furious films, you can sometimes be left a bit doubtful about how much CGI was used in the making of the drift scenes. Well in this video rally master Ken Block, shows how those insane drift scenes can be done without the techno wizardry.

Gymkhana is a mish-mash of drifting and car control around obstacles, similar to what we in the UK call Autocross. As you will see in this video you need a powerful car, a good driver and loads and loads of tyres…