Ken Block Dies in a Snowmobile accident

Ken Block Died While Snowmobiling

Block’s Hoonigan Racing team confirmed that Ken Block died while snowmobiling in a statement on Instagram on Monday.

A champion driver behind the kingdom of hooligan driving videos and a co-founder of DC Shoes. He also carried the weight of Hoonigan’s stunt driving brand on his shoulders but unfortunately, Ken Block Died While Snowmobiling. It was the saddest news for all of his friends, family, and fans. All of his fans got shocked after hearing this news on January 2. Some of his die-hard fans are still not believing that he is no more.

Steep Hill Climibing

He was on a group ride with his friends but he was alone at the time of the accident and didn’t survive. He attempted a steep hill climb but didn’t succeed and the snowmobile flipped backward and landed on him. Details are limited but he was declared dead on the spot.

The world of motorsport paid tribute to American Ken Block, the professional rally driver whose daring stunts made him an internet sensation, after his death aged 55 in a snowmobile accident.

Ken Block

Ken Block

He had a passion for motorsport since his childhood and competed in skateboarding, snowboarding, and motocross events over the years, but was best known for his rally driving career. The year 2005 was the best year for ken because his career kicked off from there and then he never looks back.

ProfessionRally Driver, Entrepreneur
Date of BirthNov 21, 1967
Date of DeathJan 2, 2023 (55 years old)
Place of BirthLong Beach
Height6 ft (1.83 m)

Block teamed up with Travis Pastrana and he was Rally America Rookie of the Year for the Vermont SportsCar team. Later on, Block went on to form Subaru Rally Team USA. Over the next decade, Block tore up the rally racing scene around North America and also entered WRC events, X Games events, FIA Rallycross and World Rallycross events, and appeared on Top Gear. He raced the Baja 1000 as well, earning a fourth in the trophy truck category in 2021.

Ken Block Wife

Lucy Block the wife of a professional rally driver has always kept herself away from the limelight. So there is not much data about her and she has kept her personal life very private.

Net Worth$100 million
HusbandKenneth Paul Block
ChildrenThree Children 
Social MediaInstagram

In a recent Instagram post of her, Lucy shared a picture of a helmet that her husband Ken was when he died. She simply dropped a red heart emoji in the caption of the Instagram post. In a short period, the comment action was filled with lots of messages of condolences. 

Instagram post by lucy

Ken Block Daughter

Kenneth Paul Block was Married on 10 July 2004 and his wife’s name is Lucy Block. The couple has been blessed with one boy and two daughters. Their elder daughter Lia block is a professional rally car driver and she is doing rally racing since she was 11 years old.

Ken Block Daughter

Days after her beloved father’s tragic passing, Ken’s 16-year-old daughter Lia took to Instagram to remember her famous dad, who she called her ‘best friend’.

Lia said in the moving tribute “I didn’t just lose my father, I lost my best friend” yesterday. He was truly my whole world and the only person I ever looked up to. No matter what I did he was always there to support me.

Ken Block Net Worth

Ken was an American professional rally driver and entrepreneur who had a net worth of $100 million at the time of his death. He earned his fortune as a co-founder of DC Shoes. He also served as the company’s Chief Brand Officer. In March 2004, DC Shoes was acquired by Quicksilver for $87 million. After selling his ownership of DC Shoes, he shifted his business focus to Hoonigan Industries, an apparel brand for auto enthusiasts, of which he was co-owner.


Ken Block Died While Snowmobiling. He was a true champion and he has given so much to rally the community that’s why they are all in a state of shock. He wins the heart of his enemies as well when he was at his peak so it all comes to an end he is no more with us but “Legend Never Dies” we will always remember to appreciate his efforts for Hoonigan and he will be alive in our hearts.

There are many hearts running because of your presence and you should know how to ride in different Snow Conditions it is very vital to enjoying snowmobiling. You should be aware of your strengths and weaknesses and always ride a snowmobile on your strength.


Lucy Block Age :

Lucy Block is around 47 years old. 

Hoonigan’s Owner :

After selling his ownership of DC Shoes, Block shifted his business focus to Hoonigan Industries, an apparel brand for auto enthusiasts.

Ken Brand before Hoonigan :

Block co-founded D/C Shoes in 1994, a company that makes footwear for professional skateboarders

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