Netflix´s crown jewel is back in sports series, this time with Formula I: Drive to Survive, which arrives in its fifth season with the usual spectacularity of its shots and with a series that has known how to capture all the luxury of Formula 1 with brilliant high contrast photography that will impact the viewers.
If Formula 1 is your thing, this is a documentary you just need to watch, it moves around pilots, Formula I teams and technical intricacies which are not available in racing broadcasts.
A gem for lovers of this thrilling sport seen from inside.
Created by Sophie Todd.
Season 5 Release Date
February 24, 2023
Where to Watch Formula 1: Drive to Survive
The New Dawn
As the season begins in Bahrain, Ferrari hopes new cars will finally propel them to the top, and Haas makes a risky bet on a last-minute driver switch.
Mercedes principal Toto Wolff works to combat the team’s unexpected struggles, while Lewis Hamilton navigates a bumpy ride in the team’s redesigned car.
Matter of Principal
Ferrari drivers and decision-makers feel the pressure of high expectations at a star-studded new event in Miami and a game-changing race at Silverstone.
Like Father, Like Son?
Crashes and costs mount for Haas as driver Mick Schumacher fights to live up to his father’s racing legacy and prove his worth to the team.
Pardon My French
Otmar Szafnauer’s efforts to overhaul Alpine bear fruit — until a new round of driver musical chairs throws his plans for the future into question.
Nice Guys Finish Last
Daniel Ricciardo’s future starts to look uncertain when McLaren team managers set their sights on new talent, while Alpine weighs the best way forward.
As the Red Bull team pushes to build on their lead against Ferrari, all eyes are on Sergio “Checo” Pérez during a dramatic Monaco Grand Prix.
When Pierre Gasly announces he’s leaving Alpha Tauri, Yuki Tsunoda faces losing a teammate and a friend. Can he step up to show that he’s ready to lead?
Over The Limit
With both championships within reach, Red Bull’s team faces incendiary accusations that they’ve cheated by violating a league-wide spending cap.
End of the Road
The 2022 season hurtles toward a conclusion in Abu Dhabi, where Ferrari fights to hold off Mercedes and McLaren hopes for a miracle to overtake Alpine.
Formula 1: Drive to Survive
Name: Formula 1: Drive to Survive
Country: United Kingdom
Director(s): Sophie Todd, Martin Webb, Nick Hardie, Leo James Routh, Nonuk Walter
Cinematography: Jean-Louis Schuller
Music: Walter Mair
Actor(s): Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel, Kimi Räikkönen, Max Verstappen, Valtteri Bottas, Daniel Ricciardo, Sergio Pérez, Kevin Magnussen, Carlos Sainz Jr., Esteban Ocon, Charles Leclerc, Fernando Alonso
Companies: Box to Box Films, Netflix