Thunder Road (1958)

Cars Involved: 1957 Chevrolet Two-Ten, 1951 Ford Custom Tudor Sedan, 1957 Ford Custom, 1950 Ford Custom DeLuxe
Cars Totaled: 1957 Ford Custom
Location: Tennessee

"You'll Need Shock Absorbers!" was the film's advertised tagline at the time. This cult drive-in favorite about transporting moonshine from the Appalachians of rural North Carolina to Kentucky will stand the test of time as one of the most iconic car films in history. Trivia: Robert Mitchum, the star, also wrote the film's theme song, "Ballad of Thunder Road."

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