Pro Rally Driver and Co-Founder of Hoonigan, Ken Block, was killed in a snowmobile accident on January 2, 2023. He was 55 years of age.
The Wasatch County Sheriff’s Office released an official statement confirming Block’s death. They mentioned that Ken Block was riding his snowmobile on a steep slope in the Mill Hollow area in Woodland, Utah when it upended and landed on top of him. Ken Block was riding with a group but was alone at the time of the accident. The police also stated that he was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Pro Rally driver made a name for himself, promoting his Hoonigan brand while creating the much-loved Gymkhana video series. More recently, he was associated with German Automaker Audi & Porsche.
Block is survived by his wife & 3 children.