Top 5 Movies For Gearheads
Do you remember the last time you had to sit through a gruelling hour and a half of bad cinema just because it was a movie about cars? Gearheads are often denied the simple pleasures of a good story and compelling performances. Yet, there are tales of glorious cars and legendary drivers littered throughout the history of motorsport. Following are tales of ambition, passion and tragedy, which artfully demonstrate the love of man and machine.
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This isn’t your regular 1960’s gritty cop movie. Steve McQueen plays Lieutenant Frank Bullitt, a detective who drives a beautiful Mustang Fastback. Bullitt is occasionally ponderous at times, and true-to-life throughout. Watch this movie for the ten-minute car chase between McQueen’s ‘68 Mustang and a gleaming Dodge Charger as they jump down the slopes in downtown San Francisco and race down twisty highways.
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