21 September 2011 2:27 PM, PDT | The Geek Files | See recent The Geek Files news »

Warwickshire bike racer Cal Crutchlow joined fellow riders including Bradley Smith, Chaz Davies and Eugene Laverty at the premiere of new film Fastest.

Several sports presenters and a capacity audience of over 1,200 MotoGP fans, including Keith Flint of The Prodigy, also attended today's event at the Empire Leicester Square, London, which was hosted by Eurosport commentator Toby Moody.

BBC presenter Matt Roberts (on left with Cal Crutchlow right) said: "Great movie. What really comes through is the riders' perspective... and Rossi's savage determination."

A sequel to petrol-head hit Faster, and shot around the world in 2010 and 2011, Fastest distils the thrills of the MotoGP World Championship into a maximum-speed, full-length documentary feature. It's directed by Mark Neale and narrated by actor and motorbike enthusiast Ewan McGregor.

Neil Spalding of Eurosport said: "Mark Neale has done motorcycle racing a massive service. Fastest is brilliant, it is the MotoGP I know. If you like bikes, »

- David Bentley

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