More of the Best Cars in Pop Culture

Be careful what you wish for, faithful readers, because I might go overboard in delivering. My post in early April about "The Best Cars in Popular Culture" received a positive response, but one critique was that I left too many cars out.  (I did mention some of the top cars in entertainment -- the Batmobile, the General Lee, etc.)  Many of you were kind enough to remind me of your favorites that I omitted, so here is an expanded Part Two, covering a bunch of iconic cars from movies, television, and videogames.  I'm only counting cars, not planes or boats or motorcycles, and my definition of cars is a vehicle with wheels, so I didn't include the landspeeder from Star Wars or the flying car from The Jetsons.  Go and read Part One and then here's the continuation of my list.


American Graffiti's Ford Coupe


Angel's Plymouth GTX Convertible


Animal House's Lincoln Continental "Deathmobile"


Automan


The Big Lebowski's Ford Gran Torino


The Boatmobile from Spongebob Squarepants


Breaking Bad's Crystal Ship


Bullitt's Mustang


The Bus from Speed


Cannonball Run's Ferrari


Cannonball Run's Lamborghini


Cannonball Run's Suburu


The Chrysler LeBaron Town & Country from Planes, Trains, and Automobiles


Clint Eastwood's Gran Torino


Crockett's Ferrari from Miami Vice


Due Date's Subaru Impreza


Dumb and Dumber's Mutt Cutts Ford Ecoline


The Firebird from The Rockford Files


Fire Rescue 1 from The Little Rascals


The foot-powered vehicle from The Flintstones


The Ford Thunderbird from Thelma and Louise


Gone in 60 Seconds


Good Burger's ACM Pacer


The Green Hornet's Black Beauty


Halo's Warthog


The Hangover's Mercedes 220SE Convertible


Hardcastle & McCormack's Volkswagen Coyote X


The Interceptor from Mad Max


James Bond's Lotus Esprit from The Spy Who Loved Me


Jurassic Park's Ford Explorer XLT


Kill Bill's P*ssy Wagon


Lightning McQueen from Pixar's Cars


Little Miss Sunshine's Volkswagen Type 2 Minibus


Lost's Volkswagen T2a


The Magic School Bus


Magnum P.I.'s Ferrari


Mario's Go-Kart


The Mercury Club Coupe from Rebel Without a Cause


The Mini Coopers from The Italian Job


Minority Report's future Lexus


The Mirth Mobile from Wayne's World


The Monkee Mobile from The Monkees


The Munster Koach from The Munsters


My Mother the Car


National Lampoon's Vacation's Ferrari


The Oldsmobile Rio Truck from The Beverly Hillbillies


The Party Wagon from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles


The Saab 900 from Sideways


Sanford and Son's Ford F1 4x2


The Shaguar from Austin Powers


Shaun of the Dead's Jaguar XJ12 Series III


Smokey and the Bandit's Trans Am


Supernatural's Chevy Impala


Sweet Tooth's Ice Cream Truck from the video game Twisted Metal


The Thunder Tank from Thundercats


Tommy Boy's Plymouth Belvedere GTX


Tony Stark's Acura NSX from Marvel's The Avengers


The Toyota Mark IV Supra RZ from The Fast and the Furious


Vanishing Point's Dodge Challenger R/T 440 Magnum


The Wonder Bread race car from Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby


The Wraith

I'm sure I've still left a few good ones out, so let me know which ones and I might write a Part Three.

Comments

Jeff McGinley said…
How about "Turbo Teen"?

Yeah, maybe when you reach Part 16 or so...

Sometimes I like to remind myself how insane Saturday mornings used to be.
Nick Leshi said…
Jeff, I'll have to do a Part Three!