On 27th April it was finally time: The IDS was represented in Cologne on the red carpet for the premiere of the new movie “Fast and the Furious Five”. Besides the cars of the film, the IDS had 4 driftcars in tow, which the fans and visitors could marvel at in front of the Cinedom in Cologne.
Also present were Patrick Ritzmann and his BMW as well as Alex Gräff, who brought his and his wife’s drift car to the premiere. Furthermore, the visitors were amazed about the “Drift-Bee” of Harald Müller, which already drifted to the top of a spindle in a parking garage.
Despite to the bad weather, numerous visitors came and waited anxiously for the release of the Hollywood stars who pulled up at least with a limousine. The IDS was directly on the red carpet and also had the chance to talk face to face.
Above all, Vin Diesel and Dwayn “The Rock” Johnson, who arrived in a Germany shirt, posed many screaming fans. Also when Tyrese Gibson arrived on the red carpet, the fans didn’t stop cheering, so he abruptly jumped over the fence and disappeared into the crowd. Also present were Paul Walker and the two actresses Elsa Pataky and Gal Gadot.
After the stars provided their fans with plenty of autographs, they went into the Cinedom to open again the movie premiere and also to answer some questions for the press. Vin Diesel praised his fellow actors as well as director Justin Lin, who was pleased with thunderous applause.
Kai Ebel also interviewed Paul Walker, who informed the spectators, that sometimes, like in the movie, he is a little too fast in his car. After the stars said goodbye to their fans, the audience was pleased to watch the newest part of the cult film.
Vin Diesel and Paul Walker lead a reunion of returning all-stars from every chapter of the explosive franchise built on speed in fast five. In this installment, former cop Brian O’Connor (Paul Walker) parents with ex-con Dom Toretto (Vin Diesel) on the opposite of “Ludacris” bridges, Tyrese Gibson, Sung Kang, Gal Gadot, Matt Schulzw, Tego Calderon and Don Omar for this ultimate high-stakes race.Since Brian and Mia Toretto (Brewster) broke Dom out of the custody, they’ve blown across many borders to elude authorities. Now backed into a corner in Rio de Janeiro, they must pull of the last job in order to gain their freedom. As they assemble their elite team of top racers, the unlikely allies know their only shot of getting out for good means confronting the corrupt businessman who wants them dead. But he’s not the only one on their trail.Hard-nosed federal agent Luke Hobbs (Johnson) never misses his target, when he’s assigned to track down Dom and Brian, he and his strike team launch an all-out assault to capture them. But as his man tear through Brazil, Hobbs learns he can’t separate the good guys from the bad. Now, he must rely on his instinct to corner his prey… Before someone else runs them down first.