Is This The Most Accurate Fake VW Engine In All Of Movies?

Jerry Lewis’ 1960 movie The Bellboy is widely regarded by cinemaphiles as the Citizen Kane of severely inept service-industry worker movies. And I think that includes the Fat Boys’ magnum opus, Disorderlies. What most people don’t realize is that it has one of the best fake VW engines in all of cinema. » 3/25/15 9:00am 3/25/15 9:00am

Pee-Wee Herman's Car Finally Revealed: It's A Fiat 600

Alarmingly, it’s been 30 years since Pee-Wee Herman set off to the basement of the Alamo to find his beloved, purloined bicycle. Now, after all this time, a new Pee-Wee Herman movie is coming, via Netflix, and it looks like the great PW Herman has upgraded to a car. And not just any car — a Fiat 600. » 3/24/15 1:20pm 3/24/15 1:20pm

Mini Coopers Will Be Playing The Role Of Pac-Man Ghosts In Pixels

There's a new movie coming about aliens sending a bunch of old 8-bit, pixellated video game characters to Earth to kick our asses. Like almost every alien-kicking-our-asses movie, it looks pretty fun. This movie also gives the modern Mini Cooper its first real acting roles, where Minis will play the role of Pac-Man… » 3/18/15 1:20pm 3/18/15 1:20pm

The Family Car On Bob's Burgers Has Now Been Absolutely Identified

Okay, we can all rest easy now. The Belcher's family car, featured in the popular and charming animated show Bob's Burgers, can now be definitively identified as a specific make and model. Our long national nightmare of uncertainty is over, and we can all now enjoy the warm bask of certainty. » 3/09/15 12:20pm 3/09/15 12:20pm

Elvis Presley's Gold-Plated Stutz Fired Up Like A King!

Elvis Presley had a slew of cool (and also not-so-cool) cars, from scads of Cadillacs to the most famous of them all, the yellow DeTomaso Pantera he used for target practice. But he also had a taste for the obscure, and was actually the first owner of a Stutz Blackhawk. » 2/27/15 7:00pm 2/27/15 7:00pm

Noted Dummy Enthusiast Jeff Dunham Has A Matching Set Of Challengers

Ever wonder what ventriloquist Jeff Dunham drives? Of course you have — you're human. Like most of us, I'm sure you assumed that he drives a filthy Ford Aspire with a home-made wooden rear extension that's packed with ventriloquist dummies, puppets, and empty bottles of cheap gin. That's not the case at all! » 2/13/15 6:30pm 2/13/15 6:30pm

Meet The Cars Of The Next Bond Movie Spectre

We all know that Daniel Craig (and his stuntman) will drive the new Aston Martin DB10 in Spectre, but Jaguar Land Rover confirmed that the villain's ride will indeed be the C-X75 supercar we were hoping for. Also, look at that badass Defender! » 2/09/15 8:31am 2/09/15 8:31am

The Best Batman Ever Drove A Custom Atari-Equipped '71 T-Bird

I can't believe I never heard of this guy until very recently. I can't believe most of us haven't heard of this guy. Because Willie Perry may just be the closest thing we've ever had to an actual, no-joke super hero. Like Batman, he had no made-up powers; unlike Batman, he wasn't rich. But he had the badass car, and… » 1/30/15 4:11pm 1/30/15 4:11pm

What Would We Really Drive If The Nazis Won World War II?

Philip K. Dick's The Man In The High Castle has been a masterpiece of alternative history for decades. So when Amazon announced they were going to make a series out of it, many were excited. And sure, it seems promising so far, but how are they doing with the cars? » 1/27/15 1:13pm 1/27/15 1:13pm

William Shatner Started A Company To Make This Wild Steampunk V8 Trike

Picture this scene: William Shatner at home, suspended in his plexiglass pleasure-pod. He's finishing the last of his tiger steak, and is getting a little drunk on Skrot, a fermented spider's milk liquor from Tibet. He has an idea. His fundamental essence, as a motor vehicle. It's a trike, it's a V8, it's a steel… » 1/07/15 12:00pm 1/07/15 12:00pm

What Back To The Future Part 2 Tells Us About The Cars Of 2015 

You know where I'm planning to go soon but have never been? 2015. It sure sounds exciting, right? And while I, in my colossal hubris, think I have a pretty good idea of what the cars will be like in 2015, I've barely been here. But I know what has: Back To The Future Part 2. So let's learn from BTTF2 about what we can… » 1/02/15 12:00pm 1/02/15 12:00pm

Ten Modern Cars That Deserve To Be Heroes On A TV Show

The Coolest Car In The Next Bond Movie May Be The Villain's Jaguar

James Bond is getting a limited-edition Aston Martin for the upcoming SPECTRE, but the bad guys may get something even better: the Jaguar C-X75 Concept. » 12/16/14 10:10am 12/16/14 10:10am

Here's Your Chance To Get The Last Unrestored Movie Herbie

There's a good number of globally famous movie and TV cars — KITT, the Ghostbuster's ECTO-1, Tony Danza's hovercar/submarine from Who's The Boss — but there's one that probably has more recognition than all the others combined: Herbie the Love Bug. And now, the last unrestored movie Herbie is for sale — for over… » 12/08/14 5:09pm 12/08/14 5:09pm

The Original Batmobile Sold For Just $137,000 At Auction

Last year the Batmobile from the famed 1960s TV series sold for a whopping $4.2 million at auction. Its little-known predecessor — the first DC Comics-licensed Batmobile — didn't fare nearly as well. » 12/08/14 3:43pm 12/08/14 3:43pm

Lil Wayne's Daughter Gets A Ferrari 599 GTO For Her 16th Birthday 

Yesterday was my birthday; I got a new pair of boots, my wife wrote me a very nice card and made a delicious dinner. I was very happy about all of this. Then I find out that Reginae Carter, daughter of famous rapper Lil' Wayne, got an ultra-rare, 670hp V12 Ferrari 599 GTO for celebrating sixteen years on this planet.… » 12/03/14 7:20pm 12/03/14 7:20pm

Deadmau5 And Steven Tyler's Hilarious Venom GT U-Turn Mishap

Rich and famous car dudes — they're just like us! Sometimes they have embarrassing traffic mishaps in their vehicles. It's just that when they do, the stakes are a bit higher. Just ask exotic Uber driver Deadmau5 and Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler. » 11/25/14 4:50pm 11/25/14 4:50pm

For Sale: The Original Batmobile You Never Knew Existed

Most people think that that real-life Batmobiles started with the famous George Barris-customized Lincoln Futura that starred in the camp-tacular 1960s Batman TV series. But there was one officially-licensed Batmobile that had Barris beat by years, and now it's for sale. » 11/13/14 2:58pm 11/13/14 2:58pm

Watch Me On Car Matchmaker Tonight Pretending To Be Smart!

We've talked about Spike Feresten's Car Matchmaker show before, and they must be feeling pretty confident about it over at the Esquire network, because they're actually planning on running a show with me in it. I know, right? » 11/04/14 2:14pm 11/04/14 2:14pm