Idris Elba: King of Speed

60 minutes

Idris charts the colorful origins and secret history of the underground racing scene in Detroit, Scotland, Finland and more.

60 minutes

Idris charts the colorful origins and secret history of the underground racing scene in Detroit, Scotland, Finland and more.

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Idris goes back to basics and learns the skills of trial biking, before finally fulfilling his personal ambition to drive a full-spec rally car on a genuine Finnish rally course.
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July 14, 2014
Idris Elba takes pole position on the grid as he sets off on the drive of his life, in a revelatory, adrenaline-fuelled documentary series about speed and driving fast. On his journey, Idris charts the colorful origins and secret history of the underground racing scene in the US – and sets out to examine how boy-racers and the love of speed have shaped the cars of today. Episode one sees him travel from his childhood home in East London to Motor City in Detroit and on to New Jersey, where he reveals the history of the first boy racers and explores how our obsession with driving fast has shaped our professional motorsports and popular culture.
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Watch Idris Elba: King of Speed Season 1 Episode 1 - Episode 1
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July 14, 2014
July 14, 2014
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Watch Idris Elba: King of Speed Season 1 Episode 2 - Episode 2
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July 21, 2014
July 21, 2014
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Watch Idris Elba: King of Speed Season 1 Episode 3 - Episode 3
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July 28, 2014
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