Rush is an upcoming 2013 action film directed by Ron Howard about the
1976 Formula One season and the rivalry between drivers James Hunt and
After a catastrophic crash at the 1976 German Grand Prix at the
Nürburgring that could have killed him, Formula One driver Niki Lauda
returns to face his rival James Hunt in their pursuit of the 1976 World
Championship at Fuji in Japan.
The film was shot on location in Great Britain, Germany and Austria.
Filming has taken place at the former World War II airfield of
Blackbushe Airport in Hampshire, and Snetterton (Norfolk), Cadwell Park
(Lincolnshire) and Brands Hatch (Kent) and at the Nürburgring in
Germany. Some original vintage race cars were used in the film
The film is due to be released on September 27, 2013