Watch F1 driver and Aussie dreamboat Daniel Ricciardo critique his favourite automotive films
Automobile films basically and racing films specifically have a status for not being, nicely, excellent.
Both the film focuses an excessive amount of on the automobiles and you find yourself with one thing like Steve McQueen’s Le Mans (which I like, thoughts you, nevertheless it’s not a very good film per se) or they do not take the automobiles critically sufficient and the motion is ridiculous to the purpose of it being virtually a parody, like The Quick and the Livid.
As automotive lovers, it is enjoyable to select these varieties of flicks aside with our buddies, however what would an individual who makes their residing in a race automotive assume? Would they agree with our armchair criticism? Now we will discover out, as a result of GQ Sports activities had F1 driver and usually pleasant human being Daniel Ricciardo do exactly that with a couple of of historical past’s greatest and worst automotive films.
This video is slightly lengthy at over 20 minutes. Nonetheless, it’s very price it to a) bask within the glow of Ricciardo’s gigantic smile that by no means appears to depart his face and b) ruminate on the technical accuracy of Days of Thunder.
While you’re performed watching the video, tell us if you happen to agree with Daniel or not, and possibly shout out a few of your favourite automotive films that you simply’d prefer to see get this therapy.