Gymkhana five - Page 5 - Focus Fanatics
Ford Focus Forum
HomeContact UsAbout UsGalleryDiscussion ForumsMarketplace

Go Back   Focus Fanatics > Ford Focus Discussions > Ford Focus & General Car Chat

Ford Focus & General Car Chat Discussion Forum relating to nonspecific Ford Focus models, car purchasing, auto industry news and any car talk.

Search This Forum | Image Search | Advanced Search    
FocusFest Ford Focus Tire & Wheels FocusFanatics Merchandise

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-11-2012, 06:36 PM   #41
WiscoGTI's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2009
Fan#: 70225
Location: Watertown, WI
What I Drive: 2002 VW GTI

Posts: 9,336
FF Reputation: 32 WiscoGTI Great Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (9)
Originally Posted by pyzik View Post
That guy is awesome. Is that a camera he loses at 3:35?
Looked like a GoPro to me.
WiscoGTI is online now  
    Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 07-11-2012, 08:59 PM   #42
Focus Fanatic
xpeterbilt387x's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2008
Fan#: 54461
Location: Concord NH, United States
What I Drive: 14' PB ST2

Posts: 1,816
FF Reputation: 3 xpeterbilt387x Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Originally Posted by DrkKnight614 View Post
Posted via FF Mobile Time for Ford to bring us the Fiesta ST, and I say, get their rally boys together like Block and Foust to market the hell out of the thing, maybe even have some special edition packages in some crazy rally colors, with some Ken Block/DC wheel packages. Throw in some nice interior bits too, hell maybe have them gave little plaques by the shifter with the build number and signed by one of the drivers. Id rather see a factory package though, as a stand alone limited run special edition would probably get slapped with a $10k dealer markup just because its "Ken Blocks" car.

Oh and Kens not doing to bad in American Rally-X. He's won several medals in Rally America as well as the Xgames, he got second place in this summers 2012 XGames.
This ^ Nice vid!
xpeterbilt387x is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2012, 09:34 PM   #43
Focus Addict
fast_ryda's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2005
Fan#: 20772
Location: Bay Area, CA
What I Drive: 2002 SC Sonic Blue SVT

Posts: 888
FF Reputation: 3 fast_ryda Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (5)
Oh how many times I've wanted to drift that Hwy off ramp...not gonna lie but it puts in perspective for me on how big his run was. I have driven 95% of the roads that this was filmed on. Best part is that they had to wait for the New Bay Bridge construction crew to shut the bridge down for real reasons and then film it.
2002 Sonic Blue SVT #2--K&N drop in--CFM HFC--2.5" Borla exhaust--VF trans mount.
SOLD2002 Sonic SVT
fast_ryda is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 07-13-2012, 08:54 PM   #44
Focus Enthusiast
cyfocus01's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2012
Fan#: 95790
Location: ankeny, IA
What I Drive: 01 silver zts sedan

Posts: 304
FF Reputation: 1 cyfocus01 Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Jealous of the driving skills. jealous of the car. jealous he got to do that.

yes, many, many takes. i was wondering how many times he hit a cable car. notice the MULTIPLE donuts rings? but still sweet to watch. superb editing also.
cyfocus01 is offline  
    Reply With Quote
Old 07-13-2012, 10:12 PM   #45
ST Focus
Focus Enthusiast
ST Focus's Avatar
Join Date: May 2012
Fan#: 98473
Location: Central Texas Area, TX
What I Drive: 2004 Mercury Marauder

Posts: 60
FF Reputation: 1 ST Focus Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
I question how many times times he does it.

I always guessed he did a practice run and then a money run based on past videos and skid marks.

Damage to his vehicle seems to follow from shot to shot in his videos, making me think they use a test car and final run car.

I know the cars are like $250,000.
ST Focus is offline  
    Reply With Quote

Bookmarks & Social Networks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:10 PM.

Copyright 2002-2014 All Rights Reserved : Terms of Use : Privacy Policy : Advertise Information : Site Map

Focus Fanatics Ford Focus Forum offers many fun ways for you to engage with other Ford Focus Owners from across the world. Whether it be about the aftermarket performance modifications, technical how-to's, European tuned suspension or awesome fuel economy similar to the Acura TLX or Fiesta ST. You can find all Ford Focus and Focus ST related information here. Join our Ford Focus discussion forums and chat with local Focus enthusiasts in your area.