Very few movies from the last few decades have had the lasting cultural impact of Jurassic Park. The 1993 film was an awe-inspiring — and occasionally terrifying — peek into a world where dinosaurs roamed once again. But forget about all of that. Why? Because who needs a well-made film stuffed with childlike wonder when […]
Goldblum uses a little bit of chaos theory to his advantage during this humorous Jeep advertisement
One of the most famous sequences featured in the 1993 blockbuster Jurassic Park involves an intense chase between a Tyrannosaurus Rex and a Jeep. As the giant carnivore approaches from behind, an injured Dr. Ian Malcolm, famously portrayed by Jeff Goldblum, warns the driver that the vehicle “must go faster.” 25 years later, Goldblum is […]
Young fans of the "Jurassic Park" film franchise will soon be able to replicate their favorite chase scenes with this pint-sized Jeep
Jurassic Park is celebrating its 25th anniversary later this year, and even after two and a half decades, it remains one of the highest-grossing movies of all time. While the dinosaurs on display are the most obvious icons of the film, the Jurassic Park Jeep has also served as symbol of the long-standing series. Young […]
Michael Adams uses his custom Jurassic Jeep to help out a good cause
Having once been the highest-grossing movie of all time, Jurassic Park is easily one of the most famous and influential films ever made. It also gave us one of the most recognizable vehicles in film history: the Jurassic Park Jeep. With the Jurassic Park staff vehicle bearing such an iconic look, it might be tempting for […]
Most kids are fascinated with dinosaurs, but the 1993 film, Jurassic Park, perhaps instilled a new level of passion for these extinct creatures, previously unreached. The film has stuck with most dinosaur fans since its release and is always a classic to revisit. (Or, you know, to make a third sequel decades later that includes […]
Rocket League, the rocket-powered car soccer video game—yes, it is as crazy as it sounds—is releasing a new paid downloadable content pack (DLC) inspired by the upcoming Jurassic World film, which will include the franchise’s beloved Jeep Wrangler. This is not the first time the video game adds a popular film-inspired vehicle to its game […]
As a woman, I was always told to be cautious in dark parking lots or garages. When my well-meaning teachers and advisors told me about keeping my eyes peeled for anyone around me or my car acting suspicious, I don’t think any of them had a dinosaur in mind. It Looks Like a Dinosaur: Check out […]
We spoke last month of the extensive campaign between Mercedes-Benz and Jurassic World. The campaign has spawned several advertisements, television commercials, and even a few microsites. However, the campaign will be even more extensive in India. According to a press release from Mercedes-Benz of India, the car company will launch a dinosaur-sized sweepstakes that could […]
Many people have already designed their ideal zombie-fighting vehicle, but have you considered what you would drive to survive a dinosaur attack? One of this year’s biggest anticipated blockbusters has a suggestion for you. According to Jurassic World, the best way to escape from the claws of rampaging reptiles is to drive a Mercedes-Benz. Based […]
Mercedes, I refuse to believe that you aren't familiar with the concept of attraction. Because this thing is beastly and purty.
Admit it. The 6-year-old kid in you got all excited at the news that we would be getting a fourth Jurassic Park movie—entitled Jurassic World—sometime next year. It’s been more than 20 years since Steven Spielberg and Stan Winston blew your mind with the most realistic interpretation of prehistoric goliaths since Willis H. O’Brien and […]
Ford is bringing two of its baddest and bestest vehicles of all time to Rocket League this week. Following a successful team-up that brought the all-new F-150 to the game in February, Ford and developer Psyonix add the Mustang Mach-E and 1965 Mustang Shelby GT350R to the Rocket League item shop for a limited time […]
Hollywood history is filled to bursting with memorable vehicles that have inspired viewers for generations. These eye-catching, iconic rides have a reach and appeal few real-world vehicles achieve, and are surely responsible for creating multiple decades-worth of auto enthusiasts. You may be surprised to know that many of the most recognizable film and TV cars […]
Ford launched a new campaign this week called Mustang Mach-E v. Everything. With five short ads, Ford looks to change the public perception of electric vehicles by having it prove its mettle against lightning, DNA, and rocket science. Mustang Mach-E Also Takes on Time: Upcoming GT Performance Edition is stupid, stupid fast One question up […]
I’m of the opinion that drive-in theaters should not play new films. There are too many distractions that could take away from the movie and cause a viewer to miss essential scenes or dialogue. I get that staying relevant is vital for drive-in theaters, especially in today’s world of digital downloads and endless streaming services. […]
When you’re driving through Kentucky, there’s more to see than breathtaking landscapes. Kentucky is brimming with quirky and historic roadside attractions. Whether you want to snap selfies with dinosaurs, enjoy a bucket of famous fried chicken, or drool over some gorgeous Corvettes, Kentucky’s highways are your path to fun. Road Trip Ready: The 2019 Chevy […]
From the sporty Mustang to the distinguished Crown Victoria, Ford vehicles have as much charisma as their human co-stars in the movies. According to the Detroit Free Press, the silver screen has featured more Fords than any other brand’s vehicles. With over 8,988 appearances in movies, it’s no surprise that some of these cars have […]
How many of the movie and TV cars did you recognize?
It’s the most wonderful time of the year … film awards season! The Golden Globe awards kicked it off last weekend and, in a couple of months, the road will have led us to the prestigious Academy Awards. In the meantime, film nerds everywhere are indulging in their love of cinema by reflecting on their […]
There are plenty of weird and wacky roadside destinations across Michigan to enjoy. Here are four of the most unique spots to stop.