Amidst the chaos and tragedy that has proliferated in 2020, American motion athletics legend Travis Pastrana has experienced a 12 months of expansion. In March, Subaru declared his return as a full-time rally driver, and this week, he declared that he will be the initial individual to host Gymkhana other than Ken Block. Pastrana has been assigned Gymkhana 11, and he’ll be using a tuned Subaru WRX STI as his trusty steed.
Block, Pastrana, and both of their households have participated in a exciting challenge a short while ago. In early May possibly, Block established the phase at the Hoonigan Racing Division shop in Park City, Utah, with a makeshift Gymkhana GRiD-design program (Gymkhana GRiD was scheduled to return in 2020 before the Covid-19 pandemic). He utilised a Can-Am Maverick X3, and his young children and wife filmed him ripping as a result of the program. At the stop of the video, he named on Pastrana to endeavor a exceptional reply.
And Pastrana sent. Utilizing a very hot doggy match, a Can-Am Maverick X3, a young children kart, a Subaru WRX STI, and a Harley-Davidson with a sidecar, the Pastranas executed their individual program with filth observe jumps, wheelies, burnouts and two-wheel driving. The competition wouldn’t be full with no judging, so that was remaining up to the viewers. In on the net voting, audiences chosen Pastrana’s efficiency far more than Block’s video at a 288 votes to one hundred forty votes, as of this creating.
It appears the challenge was a direct-up to this week’s announcement posted to Pastrana’s Instagram:
Bought some magnificent information nowadays! @kblock43 passed the torch to me for Gymkhana 11. I have some huge footwear to fill but far more than excited to give it a go. Kens suggestions for me are quite basic. Keep the essence of Gymkhana with
-epic car -unattainable place -precision driving with shut proximity to disaster.
The @vermont.sportscar team has presently begun perform on making the baddest #subaru of all time. Require to come across a place that I can make this automobile fly and generate it like I stole it. #gameon #nopressure @subarumotorsportsusa are you fellas all set for this!!! @yokohamatire I’m likely to have to have a large amount of tires 🤔😬 @hooniganracing @redbull @dirtfishrally
Vermont SportsCar is the technical spouse to Subaru of The usa and has been the hub for Subaru Motorsports United states of america since 2005, so there is no problem Pastrana’s WRX will be monumental.
As part of the party, there is also a competition to acquire a possibility to be at the filming of Gymkhana 11 and cling with Pastrana. All proceeds go to a very good lead to. Other than that, no other specifics this sort of as place have been released, so it can be unclear when this will be filmed and released. We are going to allow you know as shortly as we have far more data.