4 Famous Cars of All-Time

Famous Cars of All Time

If there’s one thing that can make a car brand successful it’s a movie or TV show. We all love to have our favourite movies or TV characters, but nothing makes them cooler than when they drive a badass car.

If you’re looking to see what kind of cars have inspired us, and become famous cars over the years, we have compiled a list of the top TV and Movie famous cars of all time. So sit back as we take you through some of the classics.

Goldfinger – 1964 AM DB5

Ever since I can remember, Aston Martin has been a big name in the world of cars. And the Bond films helped set that in motion with the car featured in the imperious Goldfinger. In typical Bond style, these famous cars came with a hilarious arsenal of “badboy” weapons, bulletproof glassing and even a radar screen. The DB5 is considered to be the best of the Bond cars over the years, combines class, style, speed and features into one absolute killing machine.

Knight Rider – 1982 Pontiac Firebird Trans AM

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Knight Rider is right up there with the most famous cars. Okay I’ll be honest – I loved the TV show. Saturday afternoon with my bro, waiting for Michael to press “turbo Boost” whooo hooo!

As an American TV hit series, even to this day Knight Rider has a huge cult following. It follows Michael Long, an undercover cop who gets shot in the face. Saved by a philanthropist, he is given a new face – and a talking car – changes his name to Michael Knight and drives his car KITT and the rest as they say is history. The famous cars outrageous features – and banter – make it one of the best-loved culture cars in history.

Dukes of Hazzard – 1969 Dodge Charger

Ahh, the Dukes. It ran for six years as a TV show and even had a 2005 movie, and followed Bo and Luke Duke and their wild run through the most outrageous happenings and events from episode to episode. With two cars literally wrecked on average per episode, the title “Hazzard” certainly seems to be appropriate. The Dodge Charger is the most notable car of the show, known otherwise as “General Lee”. If you’re a petrol head and your into TV’s famous cars and have never watched Dukes of Hazzard, you really should!

Back to the Future – 1981 DeLorean DMC-12

One of the most famous cars for sci-fi fans, is the DeLorean In Back to the Future, a car turned time machine! The 1985 hit – Back to the Future followed the story of Marty McFly (Michael J Fox) and his insane friend Dr Emmett Brown. Throughout the movie trilogy, the characters go back to various parts in time to make significant changes and save certain aspects of their worlds. The DeLorean’s unique look and style makes it one of the dream cars even for people reading this today – it’s a truly magnificent piece of auto history.

So there you have it –some teasers of the most famous cars in TV history, that I’m sure will provide you with TV and Movie entertainment for years to come.

To health and vehicle happiness,

Your fearless mechanic,


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