Ex-con Jensen Ames is forced by the warden of a notorious prison to compete in our post-industrial world's most popular sport: a car race in which inmates must brutalize and kill one another on the road to victory. Rubbish but I love it!
Death Race 2000 - Paul Bartel 1975 -- "In the year 2000, America's national sport is the Death Race, a cross-country excursion in which contestants rack up points by killing innocent bystanders. Meanwhile, a revolution is brewing, & rebels disrupt the televised competition in an attempt to overthrow the morally bankrupt President."
Stumbling onto a murder scene that a reporter likens to the crimes of Jack the Ripper, young detective constable Lacey Flint races against time to prevent additional deaths and realizes that the killer is taunting her with secrets from her past.
Death Race 2050 Trailer Is Here and It's Insane -- Manu Bennett stars as Frankenstein, whose Death Race legacy is threatened in the first trailer for Death Race 2050, debuting on Blu-ray in January. -- http://movieweb.com/death-race-2050-trailer/