Ask anyone what their favorite movie cars and the usual suspects rise to the top: The ’55 Chevy from Two Lane Blacktop, Frank Bullitt’s Mustang Fastback, the Bandit’s black Trans Am. While most car movies featured cool cars that were just as appealing as the stars that drove them, many car movies — some of […]
One of the eight original Land Rover Defenders built for the James Bond film Spectre is set to be auctioned by RM Sotheby’s in London on September 6th. Cars from movies and TV that end up on the auction block are often record-setters. Here’s a look at the TV and movie cars that sold for huge […]
Summer is vacation time, and in America, that means driving by car. You can pinpoint almost the exact date when Americans started to take to the highway on vacation.
It’s ironic that June 18 is both the anniversary of the premiere of the 1975 classic film Jaws and National Go Fishing Day.
The Fast and Furious franchise is a bit different than what it was when the first installment hit screens back in 2001. There is still plenty of eye candy in the form of ridiculous cars doing ridiculous stunts, but the characters have morphed from street racers into a sort of commando team. Dominic Toretto and […]
Geoff and Mike Howe have been building stuff since they were just wee lads. Now, Howe and Howe Technologies is constructing some of the most fearsome vehicles you’ve ever seen, for the military, for private industry and for Hollywood.
Steve McQueen delivers a classic 1960s-era anti-hero performance in the movie Bullitt, but it’s the green Mustang GT that gets all the attention. Two cars were in the movie — a stunt car and a car for closeups. The “Hero Car” used for closeups has a documented history, but it was long believed that the […]
It’s Christmas week here at BestRide.com HQ, so we’re fishing through our Netflix queue and YouTube to watch all the great Christmas movies we can find. There are a ton that have great cars and great car scenes. Here are five we love, with video clips.
The Fate of the Furious it the eighth installment in the Fast and Furious franchise and it looks to have all the crazy that you’d expect. Plenty of cool cars, lots of explosions, and corny one-liners abound. Looking for a new or used car? Check out BestRide’s listing search here. There are a few problems, […]