James Martin's Mille Miglia
- Release Date 09 February 2009
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- Eagle Rock
Although best known as one of our finest and most popular TV chefs, James Martin has always had a passion for cars and one event in particular has fired his enthusiasm down the years, Italy's famous Mille Miglia. This DVD follows James Martin as he attempts to take on the motoring giants and the enthusiastic individuals in this most challenging of races run on a 1000 mile course over three days from Brescia to Rome and back again. Run on regular roads still open to the public the route takes the participants through spectacular countryside and some of Italy's most famous towns and cities. From finding a car to choosing a co-driver to competing in the race itself, every step provides James with a challenge to be overcome. And then there's the biggest question of all - who will be buying lunch at the end of the race?
- Stirling Moss interview / Nick Mason interview / Simon The Mechanic Interview.
- Rebuilding the car time lapse.
- A Maserati minute.
- Alternative commentaries by Paul Kaye (broadcast version) & James Martin (DVD exclusive).