When bankrupt chicken farmer, Carroll Shelby threatened Enzo Ferrari, nobody imagined it would lead to not only one of the greatest corporate battles of all time, but also Ferrari's defeat, some of the most iconic cars ever produced, a deeply personal feud, legendary battles both on and off the track and the 70mph speed limit in the UK. Much more than a tale for motorsport enthusiasts, Shelby's team of American hot-rodders reveal how a small group of dedicated but hugely talented dreamers can take on impossible odds and win.
Ten years in the making, the documentary tells the remarkable story of Shelby’s mission to “nail Ferrari’s ass”, resulting in the fearsome Cobra as well as the GT40 and Mustang Some of the most revered sports cars of all time.
"I spent a whole lot of time on this and really nailed it. Got all the right people, from Dan Gurney to Lee Iacocca. It's a wonderful, wonderful story and I've never seen anybody tell it better. I'm very proud to have been part of it" - Carroll Shelby.