- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: History Channel
- DVD Release Date: January 30, 2007
The legendary car maker stakes his reputation and the future of high-performance motoring on a single car-against-car showdown with his oldest rival. This is classic racing at its best!
- Hosted by Hunter Ellis ("Tactical to Practical").
- A fast-paced series exploring pivotal moments in history.
- A full-throttle examination of the daring race that made both Ferrari’s reputation and automotive history.
History is made when the right forces converge. Often, all it takes is a man, a moment and a machine. The right person, at the right time, with the right equipment, can change the world. Filled with first-person interviews, expert analysis, rare footage and vivid re-enactments, MAN, MOMENT, MACHINE explores compelling stories of human drama and incredible invention when everything came together.
The glorious era of postwar auto racing is reaching its peak. At the 1951 British Grand Prix at Silverstone, upstart race director Enzo Ferrari is pitting his fabulous 375 Formula One car against the world champion Alfa Romeo team. Enzo will do anything to beat his bitter rival, and he has devised a daring strategy that just might do the trick. Or it might lead to a humiliating, career-ending defeat.
Who will gain the checkered flag? Take a few thrilling laps with MAN, MOMENT, MACHINE to experience this pivotal moment in automotive history.