Fly into Nevada’s “Valley of Speed” for a breathtaking exploration of the fastest race in the world combined with spectacular air show entertainment: the legendary Reno National Championship Air Races. Join today’s elite pilots as they fight for position, wingtip-to-wingtip, and skim 50 feet (15 m) above the ground around an oval course at twice the speed of a Nascar race.
Discover this ultra-competitive world through the eyes of rookie pilot Steve Hinton as he attempts to fly his P-51 Mustang fighter plane to victory in the most highly anticipated and unpredictable race class. Learn about the history and science behind the sport, whose concept dates back to the dawn of aviation, and see top-notch aerobatic performers, including the Canadian Forces Snowbirds.
With spectacular aerial photography filmed entirely in 3D and unprecedented access granted to the course, Air Racers 3D, narrated by Paul Walker of The Fast and the Furious series, puts you in the cockpit to experience the intensity and high-speed thrills of a sports event like no other for the very first time in IMAX 3D theaters.
Length: 21:00 and 40:00

Film Details

  • Year Released: 2012
  • Date Released:
    April 2012
  • Alternate Titles:
  • Status: In Distribution
  • 3D: Yes
  • Run Time: 20-30, 31-50
  • Formats: 15/70, DCI-compliant Digital, IMAX Digital, Fulldome
  • Distributor:

    K2 Studios

  • Produced By:
    3D Entertainment USA/Pretend Entertainment in association with Stereoscope
  • Executive Producer: Francois Mantello, John Constantine, Jeffery Pierce
  • Producer: Raul Leckie, Christian Fry
  • Director:  Christian Fry, Jean-Jacques Mantello
  • Associate Producer: 
  • Writer:  Christian Fry, Rick Dowlearn
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  • Visual Effects:
  • Music/Score:  Christophe Jacquelin
  • Editor:
  • Narrator: Paul Walker
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  • Aviation
  • Documentary
  • Historical




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