Movie drag races are different than normal drag races. The burnouts are bigger. They shift more frequently. They take much longer than they should. And they're just more badass. Here are the ten greatest drag races ever seen in cinema history.
I'm not 100 percent sure what's going on here, but the Howard Cosell voice and flying station wagon make it more than worthy.
Suggested By: avelllonb, everyone
Clint Howard's finest role ever, and a car that looks like a cross of a Ford Probe and a Vector W8. But seriously, what the hell is this?
Suggested By: Trunk Impaired 318
That's one way to guarantee a win.
Suggested By: Automatch
A drag race better than rama lama lama ka dinga da dinga dong.
Suggested By: My X-Type is too a real Ja-a-a-a-a-a-ag
If you're going to race, it's best to use the fastest cars in the world.
Suggested By: ATX211
Even though they're driving four cars with automatic transmissions, they still find a way to incorporate gratuitous shifting action. Of course they do.
Suggested By: daender
Sweet. A wheelie burnout AND NOS. It doesn't get better than this, folks. Oh, and the 1/4 mile lasts about 45 minutes.
Suggested By: JBurd67
This is not how I'd play chicken. It's not close. Thank God dream hunk James Dean jumps out of his car in time.
Suggested By: Diesel
Is there anything George Lucas can't do? Space chases and drag races, that's what the man should be remembered for.
Suggested By: Bullitt417
It wasn't just about the race. It was more than that.
Suggested By: Demon-Xanth
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