Archive for 'RA 2008'

On the Limit: Ken Block and Rally

Posted on 19. Nov, 2008 by .

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Four years ago, a brand new driver arrived at the Rally of the Tall Pines for his rally debut. After an off road excursion that ended his event, the driver left Bancroft and didn't return until 2007. In the years between events, that driver went from an unknown to one of the top names in […]

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Olympus Desktop Background

Posted on 29. Apr, 2008 by .

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We have a new wallpaper available for download, featuring Ken Block and Alex Gelsomino drifting through the beautiful scenery of the 2008 Olympus Rally.  Two screen resolutions available: Download 1024×768 (scalable to 800×600) Download 1280×854

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Ken Block Continues Win Streak at Olympus Rally

Posted on 21. Apr, 2008 by .

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Subaru Rally Team USA driver Ken Block claimed his second victory in a row at the Olympus Rally this weekend to extend his championship lead. “With two wins in a row? I’m stoked,” said Block at the finish line. “We’re definitely looking to win the championship this year.” Block and co-driver Alex Gelsomino were the […]

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VIDEO: 100 Acre Wood Wrap Up

Posted on 28. Feb, 2008 by .

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Day 2 video highlights from the 2008 Rally of the 100 Acre Wood. We are currently working on standardizing our video format.  If you have any problems viewing the Flash Player above, you can also download the Flatovercrest.com Video Series by subscribing in iTunes or try downloading the mpeg quicktime version. Enjoy!

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VIDEO: 100 Acre Wood – Day 1 Highlights

Posted on 23. Feb, 2008 by .

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Ken Block leads Travis Pastrana and Tanner Foust after Day 1 of the 100 Acre Wood Rally.  The very fast roads here in Missouri are caked with an unusual layer of ice and frozen sleet, creating a treacherous mix of speed and unpredictable conditions.  Ken Block has pulled out the stops at an event he […]

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L’Estage and ACP First and Second at Sno*Drift

Posted on 26. Jan, 2008 by .

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[RALLY AMERICA] Canadian Antoine L’Estage took the first win of the 2008 Rally America championship this weekend in northern Michigan, after race leader Travis Pastrana struck a deer and retired late in the rally. “I’m very happy for our win, but I’m speechless,” said L’Estage at the finish. “Travis was the designated winner, he beat […]

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