1976 was also the year in which Lauda had his near-fatal crash at the Nurburgring
which left him with permanently disfigured. Hunt, quite the opposite personality of Lauda, was a hard-partying ladies' man whose racing styling was also equally different than his precise competitor. As excited as we are to see the film, it turns out that we'll have to wait a bit longer than we hoped. It's just been announced that "Rush" will be released on September 20th, 2013. Yes, that's more than a year away. In the meantime, the some new film stills have been released to keep our interest going.