Discuss a sizzling hatchback.
Rally driver Ken Block had a detailed name final week when he flipped his traditional Ford Escort RS Cosworth on the New England Forest Rally in Maine and it burst into flames.
Video from Block’s helmet cam exhibits him fighting the gear shifter because the transmission malfunctions, then hitting a rock and rolling off of the highway. The engine compartment rapidly catches hearth as Block and his co-driver escape from the car earlier than it turns into totally engulfed in flames.
Block has now posted pictures of the aftermath of the hearth on social media that present the classic automobile burned to a crisp.
Block’s Hoonigan staff is understood for his or her wild customs and constructed the 1991 Ford to compete in opposition to extra trendy automobiles within the American Rally Affiliation collection, taking third place with it within the Oregon Path Rally earlier this 12 months.