Kenneth Block is a renowned professional rally driver with Hoonigan Racing Division which was initially being referred as Monster World Rally Team. Block has been credited as being among the founder of the DC Shoes. He has been able to compete in very many action sports events, and this includes skateboarding, motocross, and snowboarding.
After he sold his ownership of the DC Shoes, Block has been able to shift his business focus to the Hoonigan Industries, which is an apparel brand for the auto enthusiasts. He currently owns and is the head of ‘Head Hoonigan In Charge.’ Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth and earnings of Ken Block in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Kenneth Block, who is popularly known as Ken Block was born in 1967 on November in California, United States of America. He has spent a good portion of his childhood in this place. There is very little information that is available regarding his early life. The only part that is available to the public is that he began to participate and also perform in rally tournaments and seasons. He has two businesses one that is DC Shoes and has sold it and the current one that he currently operates is the Hoonigan Industries.
Ken is a family man and has been married for a while now. Ken fell in love with Lucky Block, and they dated for many years before deciding to tie the knot. This couple got to tie the knot, and they have been blessed with children. The family currently lives in the United States in California. Together with his wife, they have enjoyed a stable relationship, and there are no signs of divorce.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Ken began his career in 2005 with the Vermont Super Cars and was able to perform quite well in the different events. During seasons, he ranked as one of the top five in five games. Jen has also been able to win American Rookie of the Year Award. In the year 2006, he was able to participate in the X games and got to win in position three. In the same year, that was when they made a partnership with Subaru.
He has been able to participate in Rally America National Championship and came in the second position. In the year 2007, that was when he had a chance to again participate in the X Games and this time he emerged in the second position. In Rally America National Championship, he came in the third position. By the time the year was coming to end, he had been able to win eight victories, and the podiums were totaling to nineteen.
In the year 2008, he was awarded a new car that he performed well when he was participating in the Canada Rally Championship. In the year 2010, that was when he ended his partnership with Subaru and started a partnership with the Ford Company.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Ken Block is estimated to be over $220 million. This wealth has been generated from his career as a driver and was able to win very many tournaments. A large chunk of the money has come from the sponsorship of Subaru and the Ford Company. He has also appeared in several television shows, and he continues to earn from the many companies that he currently operates.
Ken Block has been rated among the best drivers when it comes to the rally championship. He has shown himself as being among the best leading Rally Drivers that have resulted in him being able to get many podiums and victories. His hard work and dedication saw him create various companies that are doing very well.