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Entries for January, 2010

Now Open: On Screen Cars Forums!

I thought I would throw up this quick note to let everyone know that discussion forums are now open on the site. We’re using a package called phpBB. It’s very easy to get started with the forums. Registration is open to everyone. Once you register, you’ll receive a confirmation notice in your email. In that […]

Sylvester Stallone’s New Custom Hendricks Camaro SS

Sylvester Stallone was spotted with his new custom Hendricks Camaro SS earlier this month. After dinning with Jason Statham at Ciccones, Stallone showed off his new ride. What’s so special about the Hendricks Camaro SS? How’s 582 horsepower + extras sound for special? The car is one of 25 built through collaboration project between Hendricks […]

Knight Rider Starring Homer Simpson

I thought I would share a YouTube find with you. This is a fan created crossover video between Knight Rider and The Simpsons. As you can see it’s a remake of the original Knight Rider opening credits as if it were a Simpsons cartoon. I give two thumbs up to whomever came up with this […]

Steve Urkel’s BMW Isetta

“Did I do that?” It’s a safe bet that if you lived through the ’90s and watched TV, that you’ve seen the show Family Matters. When I was growing up, I know my family sure did. Family Matters was an every Friday night affair. The whole cast and characters were great. But it was Steve […]

Smokey and the Bandit Inspired 2011 Pontiac Trans Am Concept

The March 2010 cover of Hot Rod Magazine features an exciting concept vehicle inspired by the movie Smokey and the Bandit. It’s creator Kevin Morgan came up with the concept nearly as soon as the 5th Generation Camaro concept was introduced. He started out drawing up some Trans Am concepts based off the Camaro. He […]

Barenaked Ladies – One Week

Barenaked Ladies produced the video above, back in 1998 to help promote their album “Stunt.” The song has a lot of references to pop culture happenings of the time and before. But why is it being featured on On Screen Cars? Well it has some on screen cars in the video. Matter of fact, two […]

Varsity Blues – Billy Bob’s Truck – 1973 Chevrolet 4×4 Pickup

Varsity Blues a movie about football, girls, parties and the glory days of high school. Oh yea and trucks! Good ole Billy Bob drove one of the baddest ’73 – ’87 Chevrolet Trucks ever featured in a Hollywood movie. The only thing bigger than Billy Bob’s character was his 1973 Chevrolet 4×4 Truck. It was […]

First Look: Dukes of Hazzard – General Lee – LEE1

The first five episodes of the Dukes of Hazzard TV show were shot in Georgia during November 1978. A total of six Dodge Chargers were used for filming. These first General Lees were built by Warner Brothers and are identified by extra markings on their VIN tag (LEE1, LEE2 and LEE3). Above is a video […]

Gran Torino – 1972 Gran Torino Sport

How many movies do you know that the title of the film is the same as the feature car? Unless the film title is completely about the car, it’s pretty rare. But Gran Torino is entitled well for the premise of the movie. Because, to main character Walt Kowalski, played by Clint Eastwood, this 1972 […]

First Look: Ghostbusters ECTO 1

1959 Cadillac Ambulance must be the ideal ghost busting machine! At least that’s what Ghostbuster Ray Stantz thought. In this “First Look” post, we’ll review the first image of Ecto 1 ever. Above is a snapshot of the Ecto 1 while still in black gray primer. The scene begins with Ray driving Ecto 1 with […]