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Idris Elba travels from his childhood home in east London to 'Motor City' - Detroit - and then on to New Jersey, where he delves into the history of the first boy racers and explores how the quest for high speed has shaped professional motorsport and popular culture.

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Sun 22 Jul 2018 23:30

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    The Cinematic Orchestra

    That Home

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Idris Elba
Director Southan Morris
Executive Producer Rick Murray
Executive Producer Tim Whitwell

Broadcasts

  • Boxing Day 2013 20:15
  • Thu 2 Jan 2014 23:30
  • Tue 7 Jan 2014 02:10
  • Sun 22 Jul 2018 23:30

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Idris on the underground scene and his own experiences behind the wheel

Idris on the underground scene and his own experiences behind the wheel

Read our Q&A with the King of Speed presenter.