Vrooming Engines Meet Flaring Tempers In 'Ford V Ferrari' Cars that are going very fast have been cinema staples for decades. In the Oscar best picture nominee Ford v Ferrari, we find out a little about what it can take to make them go that fast. Starring Matt Damon and Christian Bale, the film indeed tells the tale of an epic battle of Ford versus Ferrari in the 24 Hours of Le Mans race in 1966.
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Vrooming Engines Meet Flaring Tempers In 'Ford V Ferrari'

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Vrooming Engines Meet Flaring Tempers In 'Ford V Ferrari'

Vrooming Engines Meet Flaring Tempers In 'Ford V Ferrari'

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Carroll Shelby (Matt Damon) and Ken Miles (Christian Bale) in Ford V Ferrari. Merrick Morton/Twentieth Century Fox hide caption

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Cars that are going very fast have been cinema staples for decades. In the Oscar best picture nominee Ford v Ferrari, we find out a little about what it can take to make them go that fast. Starring Matt Damon and Christian Bale, the film indeed tells the tale of an epic battle of Ford versus Ferrari in the 24 Hours of Le Mans race in 1966.

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