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    Auctions: eBay Find of the Day: Craterface's '49 Mercury convertible from Grease
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    Here is your chance to own your very own piece of greased lightning. Well, not the Greased Lighting, it's actually the black, flamed 1949 Mercury convertible that races against John Travolta in the classic 1978 movie Grease, and it's for auction on eBay Motors. While it appeared in the film's ...

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    Rumormill: Next Batmobile to be built by GM?
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    Batman is a superhero known primarily for his cool gadgets, and over the years his cars have deservingly received a lot of attention. On the big (and small) screen, the Batmobile has evolved with each new director of movies and television shows, and this trend will continue with the next Batman ...

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    Official: Fans petitioning Sony Pictures to restore Ghostbusters ECTO-1
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    Star cars can live on in the hearts of movie fans, but as we learned with the DeLorean time machine used in Back to the Future, even some of the more popular cars can end up being forgotten about by the studio. Such is the fate that has befallen the lead car from the Ghostbusters franchise ...

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    Video: Inside the minds of people who own movie cars
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    People who own movie cars are a different breed. Judging from the two videos on theAFICIONAUTO, a trend seems to be forming among them: they're not interested in cars per se, but more specifically cars that double as movie props. This new video series hosted by Christopher Rutkowski promises to ...

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    Video: Compilation of memorable movie windscreen shots is great for trivia night
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    This might be the coolest video you'll see all day. From Supercut's YouTube channel comes this two-minute clip of nothing but movie scenes that take place in cars. Using Hollywood's time-honored through-the-windshield shot, it's interesting to see how so many movies stick to the same formula when ...

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    Official: Audi designs science fiction car for Ender's Game movie [w/video]
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    Audi is no stranger to product placement in movies, but the upcoming sci-fi adventure movie, Ender's Game, will be the first time the German automaker has ever unveiled a "purely virtual" vehicle design in a movie. As the movie's star car, the futuristic Audi fleet shuttle quattro was created by ...

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    Official: Transformers 4 casts Lamborghini Aventador, Bumblebee gets a new, old Camaro
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    There's still plenty of time until Transformers 4 hits the big screen, and Michael Bay & Co. are making sure there is plenty of suspense in the meantime. Which is good, because we're not really expecting any actual suspense from the flick. Not wanting to drown you with short posts as Bay's ...

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    Exclusive: Getting to know the cars of Fast & Furious 6
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    The team at Universal Pictures recently invited us check out the real stars – the machinery – of its upcoming action thriller Fast & Furious 6, due in theaters on May 24. On hand at the studio special effects facility were more than a dozen vehicles, each with its own unique story ...

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    Video: Modified Lightning McQueen Powerwheels is what childhood dreams are made of
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    Evan here is one lucky five year old. In 2009 he received one of those Lightning McQueen Powerwheels, which would have been fun enough for someone his age. But according to the poster of this video, "after three years of use he had worn through the plastic wheels. We decided to upgrade the OEM ...

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    Prepare to spend all your money on these movie-car posters [UPDATE]
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    If you're trying to weather the lousy economy by being fiscally responsible and not splurging on crap that you absolutely do not need, please stop reading now. Because if you like movies, cars, and movie-cars especially, the wall candy offered by MovieCarPosters.com will have you reaching for ...

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    Poll: LA Design Challenge concepts toast Tinseltown
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    As we revealed last month, the theme for this year's LA Design Challenge is Hollywood – more specifically, what the silver screen's next iconic automobile might be. For some reason, this year's challenge features a lot fewer entrants than year's past. In fact, half of the field comes from ...

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    Video: Hammond and May tease Top Gear at the Movies
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    Richard Hammond and James May – two of the stars of Top Gear in the UK – have teamed up to film a short trailer on YouTube for an upcoming DVD based on the television show. Naturally, the video revolves around cars, but there's a unique twist: the video is said to celebrate the most ...

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    Video: General Lee takes on Bandit T/A in classic Hollywood car showdown [w/poll]
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    You don't have to be born in the 1960s or 1970s to be able to recognize the General Lee from The Dukes of Hazzard and the Pontiac Trans Am from Smokey and the Bandit. These old school four-wheeled stars seem to transcend demographics thanks to the miles of film that show the orange 1969 Dodge ...

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    Online Find of the Day: Holy Abomination Batman - It's a customized 1985 Porsche 944!
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    1985 Porsche 944 Batmobile Tribute – Click above for high-res image gallery
    This author will be the first to admit that he's not exactly overflowing with love for the Porsche 944, but don't expect any amused looks from this camp about seeing this car degraded into a stumpy rendition of Tim ...

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    Avenge the fallen with The Wraith movie car
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    Let's take a stroll back through time to an era when droves of people, young and old, would willingly pay to watch bad actors and improbable cars join forces to fight evil on the silver screen. No, we're not talking about 2007, nor Michael Bay's Transformers. We're interested in something ...

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    eBay Find of the Day: Austin Powers' Shagadelic 1970 Jaguar E-Type
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    Austin Powers' Shaguar E-Type – click above for high-res image gallery
    One of the most recognizable movie cars of recent years is being offered up for sale on eBay Motors this week. Austin Powers' "shagadelic" Jaguar E-Type roadster first appeared in the original 1997 picture featuring Mike ...

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    NYT: The Making of Movie Cars
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    Car movies have been big business of late – Transformers, Death Race, The A-Team – which makes it unsurprising that the business of getting cars prepped for movies is becoming even bigger business. The upcoming Green Hornet will use 29 classic Imperials; the third film in The Fast ...

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    Legendary customizer George Barris kustomizes krazy Chevrolet Camaro
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    George Barris and the 2010 Chevrolet "Spirit" Camaro – Click above for high-res image gallery
    If you happen to be in the greater Burbank area this weekend, you might want to swing by Community Chevrolet on Saturday. Legendary car customizer George Barris is scheduled to unveil his latest ...

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    New York 2010: Hero cars invade Gotham
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    The A-Team van shines in New York – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Are these the ultimate performance cars? Maybe not in 0-60 or quarter mile times – although we wouldn't count a few of them out at the dragstrip – but in terms of actually being performers. Some of the ...

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    "If you have the means, we highly recommend picking one up" [w/video]
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    Ferris Bueller's Day Off – Selected Ferrari movie clips – Click above to watch the video
    When a legitimate Ferrari 250GT Spyder California goes on sale at auction, the ultra-rare droptops can fetch $10 million or more. The are two reasons the 250GT fetches so much cash: because there ...

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