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Old 08-03-2010, 11:40 AM   #1
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Video: Ford Fiesta takes care of the 'Honey Do' list, Ken Block style

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Ken Block takes out the trash - Click above to watch video after the jump

At some point during the development of the American vernacular, the term "grocery getter" became a term of condescension. Thing is, lugging around a few bags of consumables and clipping apexes don't have to be mutually exclusive. Ford is hoping the average U.S. car buyer has outgrown the prejudices of his forebearers and is willing to jump into something with a hatchback. To help dispel any lingering thoughts of boredom, the Blue Oval has called on none other than Ken Block to use his guano-crazy Fiesta WRC rally racer to take care of a few household chores. Sideways.

The quick clip after the jump is filled with the kind of car control we've come to expect from Block, even with his recent run of bad luck in the WRC. If you like what you see in the video, you can register for a chance to win a 2011 Fiesta worked up to look just like Block's racer. Something tells us the grand-prize car won't be all-wheel drive, though. Hit the jump to watch the video, as well as check out the full press release with details on the drawing.


Gallery: Ken Block Gymkhana 3 Ford Fiesta



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Saweeet video...
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i watched that the other day.. still great...
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never gets old...to bad he got eliminated in the early part of the competition
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