Ken Block's Cossie celebrates big comeback after being burnt to ashes in accident
The Ford Escort RS Cosworth is ready for action again and Ken Block announces big plans with it.
Ken Block shared a mysterious picture on his Facebook page. It shows the silhouette of a car that looks quite similar to the Ford Escort RS Cosworth he lost in a terrible accident earlier this year. He announced "The Cossie World Tour" starting in 2019. Seems like he and his rally car are finally reunited and ready for action.
Ken Block's COSSIE World Tour
Next year, Ken Block and his all-new and improved Cossie are going to do a world tour that will include stage rally racing, likely some Gymkhana demos and even more. Ken Block's adventures on tour will be documented by Hoonigan and broadcasted as a multi-episode series on their YouTube channel.
Here it is, the BIG announcement I teased yesterday: I’m pleased to announce "The Cossie World Tour” in 2019! Yes, this means that I’m resurrecting my beloved Ford Escort Cosworth Group A rally car,...
Back in July, Ken Block crashed the much loved Escort during the New England Forest Rally in Maine. He rolled the car several times and ended up in the ditch after hitting a rock while dashing through a left-hand corner. The rally car burst into flames immediately and both, Ken Block and his co-driver Alex Gelsomino only had seconds to escape the fire.