Ken Block will ride on the 927-strong pickup truck on the “road to heaven”

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Ken Block will ride on the 927-strong pickup truck on the “road to heaven”

Tire manufacturer Toyo and Ken Block has released the teaser for “Kleiman 2: mountain Tianmen mountain” (Climbkhana Two: Tianmen Mountain). November 18, Block on its 927-strong drift truck Hoonitruck will travel along the famous “Road of 99 turns”, which is also known as the “highway to heaven.” Also in September set a record speed of lifting electric Volkswagen ID.R.

Mountain Tianmen mountain is located in the South of China and has a height of 1519 meters. On top of natural arch “Heaven’s gate” height 131,5 meter, to which a staircase of 999 steps, this place is deeply associated with Chinese mythology and is revered by local people. The serpentine road that takes you up and will drive the Unit on the truck with 3.5-liter engine borrowed from the Ford GT limanowskiego.

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“The road of 99 turns” attracts automakers with its complex configuration. It was repeatedly set records, but the official belongs to Volkswagen prototype ID.R. In September, the pilot Romain Dumas climbed the serpentine in 7 minutes 38,585 seconds, breaking the previous unofficial achievement Range Rover Sport SVR by more than two minutes.

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