Meet The Revolutionaries Trying To Make Racing Legal In Cuba

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Racing was banned in Cuba when Fidel Castro’s fighters took control of the country and the sport was labeled as elitist. More than half a century later a group of enthusiasts in race cars made from recycled ‘50s American iron are fighting to bring the sport back, as chronicled in Havana Motor Club: a new documentary we’ll be showing at the Jalopnik Film Festival on Saturday.