Idris Elba: King Of Speed

August 2016
44:07

Ep3

Expired 3.0 3 x
Actor Idris Elba charts the origins and history of underground racing and examines how the quest for high speed has affected modern motorsport and the cars of today. In the final episode, Idris discovers that the underground driving craze of drifting, which began in Japan, has become the fastest growing motorsport in Europe - a passion for skill and handling has changed the way Europeans race. Idris then fulfils a personal ambition as he gets behind the wheel of a full-spec rally car and takes ...
44:52

Ep2

Expired 3.0 9 x
Idris Elba (Luther) takes pole position as he lines up to take the drive of his life in a revelatory, adrenaline-fuelled documentary. Charting the colourful origins and secret history of the car racing scene, he travels far and wide in search of the real story. It’s an international driving tour that will take him from his door step in London to the racetracks of America via the Scottish Highlands and the Arctic plains of Finland, where dark nights and snow have created a legion of young racers...
July 2016
44:21

Ep1

Expired 3.0 10 x
Idris Elba takes pole position as he lines up to take the drive of his life in a revelatory, adrenaline-fuelled two-part BBC documentary. Charting the colourful origins and secret history of the car racing scene, he travels far and wide in search of the real story. It’s an international driving tour that will take him from his door step in London to the racetracks of America via the Scottish Highlands and the Arctic plains of Finland, where dark nights and snow have created a legion of young ra...
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