I've alway been a huge fan of Formula 1, I grew up watching the Grand Prix and of course drawing those awesome little cars. One thing that I didn't know much about it was the posters behind the races. With the new movie about the sport opening in a few weeks, Rush, I decided to check out online some images from that time. I ended up discovering a huge amount of amazing posters from past races and of course, decided to share here with you.
About the Rush movie.
Set against the sexy, glamorous golden age of Formula 1 racing in the 1970s, the film is based on the true story of a great sporting rivalry between handsome English playboy James Hunt (Hemsworth), and his methodical, brilliant opponent, Austrian driver Niki Lauda (Bruhl). The story follows their distinctly different personal styles on and off the track, their loves and the astonishing 1976 season in which both drivers were willing to risk everything to become world champion in a sport with no margin for error: if you make a mistake, you die