Top Ten Best Movie Police Car Chases, With A Twist

Police car chases are as much a part of American cinema as the sappy love story and the life-like animated robot movie. With so many directors having tackled the police chase it has become a bountiful field from which to pluck perfectly formed flowers of destruction and tire smoke. As we continue our Jalopnik… » 7/02/08 12:30pm 7/02/08 12:30pm

Commenter Of The Day: Serious Spoilage Edition

Today we posted some new spy pics of the 2010 Mustang GT Convertible and noted that we weren't big fans of the spoiler and, perhaps, would like a "delete option." This prompted a long discussion about what delete options actually existed, pouring over into Question Of The Day. Though it seems like some of you may be… » 6/19/08 5:40pm 6/19/08 5:40pm

The 50 Most Memorable Movie Cars, According To Rotten Tomatoes

The film critics over at the site all about Tomatoes that are Rotten, have proclaimed a list of the 50 "Most Memorable" movie cars. We won't give it all away here, but we were actually fairly satisfied with their choice for the numero uno slot. Obviously, they're not total hoons like us, but we were still interested… » 5/09/08 4:40pm 5/09/08 4:40pm

Watch Bullitt At The Redford Theatre Tomorrow Night

Look at what the Redford Theatre has done, they've gone and put "Bullitt" front and center on the marquee. Guess that means tomorrow we should go out and see it. Yes indeed folks, after you picked out the date and we shot off the announcement, this is the last reminder you'll get to start showing up at the Redford… » 3/14/08 5:45pm 3/14/08 5:45pm

Bullitt Charger Or Bluesmobile Monaco?

We took a break from Star Car Shootout last week during all the Geneva coverage, but we're back today with another great matchup. The last shootout had two of Steve McQueen's silver screen rides go at it, and after two weeks of voting, the Mustang from Bullitt has beaten the Porsche 911 from Le Mans in another closely… » 3/12/08 1:01pm 3/12/08 1:01pm

Watch Bullitt With Us On Saturday, March 15th, 2008

Apparently some of you like seeing cool old movies in cool old movie theaters because when we posed the possibility of seeing Bullitt at the Redford Theater, 131 of you gave us a hell yeah and 42 said maybe. Now, the Redford Theater is a pretty big place, and it's a fair bet the old timer will be able to hold ya'll,… » 3/07/08 6:15pm 3/07/08 6:15pm

So, You Want To See Bullitt As Intended?

The Redford Theater is one of those places which breaks the mold of blandly nauseating suburban mega-theaters sporting 30 cookie-cutter, no personality movie holes. You go to Redford Michigan's oldest operational movie theater not because of the latest in high-test gee-whiz surround sound, nor do you go for the comfy… » 3/02/08 5:00pm 3/02/08 5:00pm

Bullitt Chase Sequence Mapped, Proves a Tough Route

Most car guys have watched the legendary chase sequence in the movie Bullitt enough times to have it memorized, but have you ever tried driving it? Our guess is that if you tried it and succeeded, you must have an early copy of the Moller M200 because unfortunately the route is impossible. An intrepid Google user… » 1/11/08 9:15am 1/11/08 9:15am

Top Gear's Pat Devereux Hearts the New 2008 Ford Bullitt

While I've yet to drive the new Bullitt Mustang, I've definitely heard good things about it from some very good people. Heck, even Phil Floraday over at the Road that is ever-Winding gives it a thumbs up. Chalk up one more thumbs-up from an auto writer as Top Gear magazine's Pat Devereux had this to say about the new… » 12/27/07 12:15pm 12/27/07 12:15pm

Popular Mechanics Hoons The Mustang Bullitt


Those kids over at the magazine that's all about the Mechanics who have way too many friends because they're so Popular got to have a little bit of fun with the 2008 Ford Mustang Bullitt when they took it out for a spin in the greater San Francisco area this week. The result? Loads of smokey burnouts. They have all… » 11/08/07 6:15pm 11/08/07 6:15pm

2008 Ford Mustang Bullitt Revealed, Officially

Well, never mind all the hints and leaks as the 2008 Ford Mustang Bullitt edition's officially revealed. Ford's got a press release and we've got it below the jump. We've also got the press photos below. But consider it the appetizer with the main course coming sometime soon from the mighty Mike Bumbeck, who's already… » 11/07/07 12:01am 11/07/07 12:01am

2008 Ford Mustang Bullitt Revealed In Dealer Mailing

The best laid embargoes of mice, men and blue-ovaled automakers are often destroyed with something as small and pliable as a dealer e-mailing. The dealer flyer conveniently provides a shot of the new pony car (much better shot than that provided by the teaser image) plus all the details on the new version of Ford's… » 11/06/07 6:15pm 11/06/07 6:15pm

2008 Ford Mustang Bullitt Is An Even Bigger Tease

Well, we're just a week away from the LA Auto Show and the big n' muscular news for the show has got to be the new 2008 Ford Mustang Bullitt edition, which will be revealed there. Now we've already shown you the teaser image Ford released two weeks ago for the 2008 Ford Mustang Bullitt, as well as the purported… » 11/06/07 9:30am 11/06/07 9:30am

Mustang "Bullitt" Breaks Cover A Little Early

While we'll all get a chance to take a look at the first drive preview of the new "Bullitt" edition Mustang after the mighty Mike Bumbeck gets a chance to drive it tomorrow and Wednesday, the Mustang-lovers over at MustangPhotos managed to get an early shot off of one of the new edition Mustangs — or at least the back… » 11/05/07 2:45pm 11/05/07 2:45pm

Mustang Bullitt Is Coming To The LA Auto Show

Ford just dropped a graphic up on their media web site announcing what every muscular Mustang fan's known for quite a while — the Bullitt is back! That's right, the new Bullitt edition Mustang will be revealed on stage at the LA Auto Show in November. The same one we've seen supposed performance numbers for and the… » 10/25/07 4:10pm 10/25/07 4:10pm

Eat It, Fincher: The 'Bullitt' Title Sequence

A couple of years ago, we went on a secret mission in the Bay Area in an attempt to win back an old girlfriend. It ultimately did not pan out, but it did get us laid a couple more times, so we suppose that's something, depending on how one slices it. The soundtrack to said secret mission? None other than the Bullitt » 5/30/07 8:00pm 5/30/07 8:00pm