The car in the movie will always be futuristic and with some out of the mind innovation at that time. They are some car that will be promoted in the movie and it had become an iconic symbol associated with the movie. For example, Airwolf is one the best movie serial that was aired in late 80’s and the theme music and the helicopter that is named as Airwolf is still one of the iconic moments in the memories of the generation Y and generation X. Similarly, Airwolf had made the helicopter famous and they are some car in the movie that had become iconic and associated with the movie and here is some of them.


When Tim Burton wants to create a gritty and dark Batman movie deviated from the comedic serial of Batman in the 60 ’s, his production also had decided to create a dark and grittier Batman vehicle that is called as Batmobile. The vehicle designed Anton Fruit had looked upon to the jet aircraft components, war machines, and other vehicle design to create the grittier and iconic Batmobile that had created some of the best scenes in the movie and become one of the pioneer successful superhero movies.

Knight Rider.

Another successful tv series in 80’s Knight Rider and like Airwolf it also had a classic and iconic theme music. If the helicopter is the highlight in Airwolf in the Knight Rider series is the artificial intelligence car called as KITT. This is a modified Pontiac Firebird 1982 Sports Model which cost USD100,000 to build and the nose, dash and other interior were designed by Michael Scheffe. This car also had voice system like the modern-day voice recognition system in the car. The voice behind this TV series car is William Daniels.

James Bond The Who Loved Me Film

Ian Fleming the spy novel writer of James Bond will never have predicted that his spy novel will be a successful best spy movie of all time. The agent code 007, the theme music, and the stylish actor who had donned the James Bond role from Sean Connery to the current Daniel Craig also had some of the most innovative and stylish cars too.  From the first Aston Martin in the movie Goldfinger, Ford Mustang Mach 1 in Diamonds Are Forever, and many more. But they are one car that is so innovative at that time and that is the Lotus Espirit car in the movie The Spy Who Loved Me. The special thing about this car where it had the necessary James Bond gadget and it also can turn into a submarine to escape from the villains.

Ambassador Car in the Indian Movie.

Before the flashy Rolls Royce, Maserati, BMW, Audi, Jaguar and other foreign car made it way in the Indian cinema, in the past it is always the Tata car like the Tata Sumo and they is another iconic car that ever present in the Indian cinema and that is the Ambassador or in India it was famously known as Hindustan Ambassador. Once there are the “King of Indian Roads”. A solidly built car which despite its British origin is an all-time classic Indian car and it had been the cars for the heroes, villain, or any important characters in the Indian cinema in the late 80’s and 90’s.

Back to Future Car.

The modern day had great safety features, super shifting automatic transmission, superb futuristic exterior and interior design, innovative air conditioner controller and many more. But how about a car that acts like a time machine where the user can go to the past and future and this what the movie is all about. The first Back to the Future film was released in 1985 and due to his box office hits, it had been produced in 2 more sequel and the highlight of the movie is the car. The car is none other than DeLorean DMC-12. They are an interesting story in this as the DeLorean Motor Company had been declared bankrupt in 1982 hence even though the movie had been a financial success but the company had been declared bankrupt 3 years before.

Bumblebee from Transformers.

The Transformer cartoon was a classic cartoon in the 80’s like the Thundercats, He-Man, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and many others. In 2007, under Steven Spielberg production, the first live adaption film of Transformers was released, and it had spanned for 5 sequels since then. Some sequel had been received unfavorable review and received Razzie Awards, but the Transformers movie had been successful financially for the makers. The Chevloret Cammarano car that had been used to show the Transformers character Bumblebee was one of the highlights of the movie from the first to the fifth sequel. Due to these, this car had been called as Bumblebee Chevloret Camaro and directly it also had increased the sales of the car.

The Tumbler from Christopher Nolan Batman Series.

When the Batman and Robin that were released in 1997 had been met with disaster, they are no Batman movie for a long time until an ambitious British director Christopher Nolan decided to reboot the film. Unlike Tim Burton who had made the movie gritty, Nolan had decided to make a realistic approach to the Batman movie and it had been successful that it had spanned for 3 sequels with the second one The Dark Knight had been declared as the best superhero movie ever. The realistic approach also had been shown in the design of Batman car too. Where the Batmobile in Tim Burton movie was flashy and gritty, the Tumbler was more like an armored car that is suitable for the realistic approach of Nolan in directing this movie.

Although they are other cars that can be considered a great movie car too like the Shaggin Wagon from Dumb and Dumber, Ghostbuster car, Toyota Subra from the movie Fast and Furious and other but as far for the evergreen classic movie car, realistic made car, and way ahead innovation in their time, the car in this list is chosen due to this.


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