TRAILER: Hitting the Apex

Author: Oli Rushby Posted: 22 Aug 2015

Hitting the Apex will premiere next week at Silverstone

Experience the high-octane fight for No.1 status among six of the fastest racers of all time as award winning actor and MotoGP superfan BRAD PITT presents HITTING THE APEX - also produced by Pitt and from director MARK NEALE (Faster and Fastest - the first films to go behind the scenes of the MotoGP).  

 Premiering at Silverstone’s MotoGP on Friday 28th August, catch HITTING THE APEX in selected cinemas from Wednesday 2nd September.

Featuring stunning photography and exclusive footage offering a new perspective on all the action, HITTING THE APEX also brings you exclusive interviews and new insights, going behind the scenes and inside the minds of some of the sport’s biggest stars. 

HITTING THE APEX is the inside story of six fighters – six of the fastest motorcycle racers of all time – and of the fates that awaited them at the peak of the sport. It’s the story of what is at stake for all of them: all that can be won and all that can be lost, when you go chasing glory at over two hundred miles an hour – on a motorcycle. 

From the director of FASTER & FASTEST, HITTING THE APEX takes us to the heart of this exhilarating sport at a time when the speeds have never been higher or the talent on the track more brilliant. 

HITTING THE APEX is released in cinemas from September 2 featuring a Q&A with director Mark Neale, and on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD on September 7. For more information please go to

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