Climb into the cockpit of your FIAT® 500 Abarth,
and zoom on over to your local movie theater, to experience the adrenaline of the great daredevils and rivals in racing history in the new motion picture Rush
, in theaters today.
is a spectacular big-screen re-creation of the merciless and legendary 1970s Formula 1 rivalry between gifted English playboy James Hunt (Chris Hemsworth) and his disciplined Austrian opponent, Niki Lauda (Daniel Brühl).
Set against the sexy and glamorous golden age of racing, Rush
portrays the exhilarating true story of the charismatic Hunt and the methodically brilliant Lauda, two of the greatest rivals the world of sports has ever witnessed. Taking us into their personal lives and clashes on and off the Grand Prix racetrack, Rush
follows the two drivers as they push themselves to the breaking point of physical and psychological endurance, where there is no shortcut to victory and no margin for error.
Throughout history the FIAT name has come to represent the finest in Italian auto design and craftsmanship, both on the track and on the road. Our passion for fast, high-performance cars and our rich racing heritage come alive in this powerful film directed by Ron Howard.
If it were 1976 during the Formula 1 season, would you be on team Lauda or team Hunt? Let us know in the comments below.