The record books finally read Nigel Mansell - World Champion, but the sweet taste of success did not come easily. This documentary tells the inside story of Mansell's Formula one challenge.
In the competitive world of F1, few drivers have shown more determination or made more personal and financial sacrifices than Nigel Mansell O.B.E.
Nigel's 11 years in F1 were a prelude to victory in '92 when an unsurpassed display of fine motor racing from the Mansell-Williams - Elf-Renault partnership reaped rewards.
This superb film profiles the turbulent '91 season when frustrating mechanical troubles forced the team to make a spectacular late season charge. The year finished with drivers, engineers and fuel technicians working together in a formidable display of racecraft that formed the springboard for Mansell's '92 world title challenge.
Nigel himself provides illuminating insights into his single-minded dedication to advancing his career, and reveals what motivated him throughout the demanding season.
Also included is 'Going for Pole' - a short action-packed tribute to Mansell and the other kings of Grand Prix which captures the supreme drama of qualifying for pole position. Ayrton Senna, Jean Alesi and Riccardo Patrese star.