Fast and the Furious

  • Vin Diesel (left) and John Cena

    With Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson confirming in January that he won't make an appearance in the upcoming ninth instalment of the “Fast and the Furious” franchise, Vin Diesel, who plays the lead character Dominic Toretto and also produced some of the films, has managed to find another actor just as big, quite literally. Diesel, who's also become a bit of a paternal figure for the franchise, took to Instagram on Friday to reveal John Cena as the newest member of the “Fast” family. Like Johnson, Cena has managed to make the transition from the world of WWE to Hollywood...

  • 'Fast Five' vault chase scene
    Here's how the "Fast Five" vault chase scene was made

    The "Fast and Furious" movies are always packed full of incredible stunts and chases, but one of the film series' highlights is the vault chase scene from "Fast Five." Jack Gill, a stunt coordinator for "Fast Five" broke down the entire vault chase scene in a new video and we cannot stress this...

  • 2006 Subaru WRX from "Baby Drive" for sale
    "Baby Driver" Subaru WRX, "Fast & Furious" star cars head to auction

    Three separate auctions should command the attention of movie buffs and car enthusiasts alike. Live Auctioneers will handle the auctions for three movie cars: the 2006 Subaru WRX from "Baby Driver," 1972 Chevrolet F-Bomb Camaro from "Fast & Furious," and the off-road 1967 Camaro from "Furious...

  • Paul Walker and an R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R on the scene of Fast and Furious 4
    "I Am Paul Walker" documentary premiering August 11

    Five years after "Fast and the Furious" star and auto enthusiast Paul Walker's untimely death, fans will receive a closer look at his life. The Paramount Network announced Tuesday it will premiere the "I Am Paul Walker" documentary on August 11, 2018. The documentary will feature close friends...

  • James Dean and Paul Walker
    Like James Dean, Paul Walker has become an icon for a generation of car enthusiasts

    On September 30, 1955, James Dean, a 24-year-old actor who enjoyed racing sports cars, was driving from Los Angeles to northern California, to Salinas, just east of the Monterey Peninsula, heading to a race. His Porsche 550 Spyder was bedecked with the words “Little Bastard,” and...

  • Fast and the Furious
    "Fast & Furious" still driving some car prices nearly 20 years later

    Seventeen years ago, the movie "The Fast & the Furious" injected some fresh interest in the car culture and, nearly two decades later, is still driving the prices of certain vehicles. The film was primarily focused on newer model imported cars, but that didn’t mean the glory days of...

  • 2003 Nissan 350Z from ‘The Fast And The Furious: Tokyo Drift’ - Image via Auto Trader

    One of the cars used during filming of 2006’s "The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift" is currently up for sale. It’s the infamous Nissan 350Z that belonged to the movie’s protagonist, Takashi, aka the Drift King. The dark gray Z featured on most of the promotional material for the movie and is instantly recognizable by its distinctive body artwork displayed heavily during Takashi’s drift races throughout the city of Tokyo. Who could forget seeing it slide up the circular ramp in the movie’s car park drift battle scene? The car is currently listed for sale on Auto...

  • Fast and the Furious family - Image via Vin Diesel Facebook page
    'Fast and Furious 9' release was just pushed back a year

    Vin Diesel, who plays Dominic Toretto in the "Fast and Furious" franchise, announced in February 2016 that the ninth installment in the saga would be unleashed on the world on April 19, 2019. Late on Wednesday, however, the Fast and Furious Twitter account moved that release date a year into the...

  • Forza Motorsport 7 "The Fate of the Furious" car pack
    "Forza Motorsport 7" reveals "The Fate of the Furious" downloadable car pack

    This fall is shaping up to be a very good season for car enthusiasts with a penchant for racing simulators. "Forza Motorsport 7" is one of a handful of titles coming to video game consoles, and the studio responsible for the racing simulator has announced plans to inject a little bit of "Fast and...

  • Vin Diesel stars in Dodge "Brotherhood of Muscle" marketing campaign
    Vin Diesel joins Dodge in 'Brotherhood of Muscle' ad campaign

    "The Fate of the Furious" is smashing box office records. At the center of that universe is the character Dominic Toretto, played by Vin Diesel. Now, Dodge is taking advantage of Diesel's "Fast and Furious" stardom by featuring him in its newest ad campaign. In the "Fast and the Furious" world...

  • The Fate of the Furious
    'The Fate of the Furious' tops 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' in opening weekend

    To no one's surprise, the eighth installment of the "Fast and Furious" franchise made a killing during its opening weekend at the box office. The first film to debut minus one of the franchise's star actors, Paul Walker, "The Fate of the Furious" took home $532.5 million over the weekend. For some...

  • Meet the cars of 'Fast and Furious 8'
    Meet the cars of 'Fast and Furious 8'

    You've likely seen the trailer for the eighth installment of the Fast and Furious franchise, The Fate of the Furious, and soon you'll be able to say you've seen the movie itself. Now we get to meet the cars that have roles in the movie. The guys from Might Car Mods were invited to L.A. to Dennis...

  • Fast and Furious

    “The Fast and Furious” franchise is known for its cars, high-octane stunts, and the serious wreckage that results from the combination of the two. We take the wreckage for granted, simply sitting awestruck in response to every crash, explosion, and fistfight. But a British insurance website, Insure the Gap, has gone through each of the seven “Furious” films and put a dollar amount on the damage caused over time. How much have the films racked up in real-world damage? According to Insure the Gap: $523,222,275. Taxpayers certainly wouldn’t be happy with Dominic...

  • Fate of the Furious music video
    'The Fate of the Furious' music video features the Dodge Demon

    Promotion for the eighth installment of the Fast and Furious franchise, "The Fate of the Furious," is close to reach a boiling point as we near the movie's debut. Of course the stars of the movie aren't just the actors, but also the cars. And one car in particular will stand out more than others...

  • Scene from Dodge television spot highlighting role in ‘The Fate of the Furious’
    Dodge highlights role in 'The Fate of the Furious' with new ads

    The eighth installment of the Fast and the Furious franchise, “The Fate of the Furious,” arrives in theaters on April 14 and once again the Dodge brand, a favorite of lead character Dominic Toretto, played by Vin Diesel, will be heavily represented. According to Dodge, there will be...

  • Scene from ‘The The Fate of the Furious’ trailer
    Latest ‘Fate of the Furious’ trailer shows more wide-body muscle

    Most of the ads run during Super Bowl LI were forgettable, but among the mundane was the explosive trailer for “The Fate of the Furious,” movie number eight in the ever-popular Fast and the Furious franchise. The first trailer dropped in December and gave us a glimpse of a wide-body...

  • Scene from 'The Fate of The Furious'
    2018 Dodge Demon, 'Fast and Furious 8' timelines seem awfully close (Update)

    UPDATE: It's probably not a coincidence. A video has surfaced that shows Vin Diesel and a pair of Challengers with a Demon-looking badge visible on one of the cars. Picture below. The latest season of "Sherlock" came to a strange close, so we're putting our deductive logic to the test if you don't...

  • Scene from 'The Fate of The Furious'
    There’s a wide-body Dodge Challenger in ‘The Fate of The Furious’ trailer

    The first trailer for the eighth installment of the Fast and the Furious franchise is finally out and there are quite a few surprises, even for readers that may not be fans. The first major surprise is that movie is called “The Fate of The Furious.” It was previously referred to as...

  • Vin Diesel’s character Dominic Toretto in ‘Furious 7’ race wars scene

    There's no question that the Fast & Furious universe basically prints money at this point. During the filming of the last installment, Fast 7, the Fast Family took a massive blow with the loss of Paul Walker. Of course, that didn't stop Universal from moving forward with three more films. The latest installment, Fast 8, is wrapping up production now. According to Vin Diesel, it's really good. How good? He believes it's Oscar worthy. That's big talk for a movie that was once about street racers. Moviefone reports that Diesel told Entertainment Tonight Fast 8 director F. Gary Gray is...

  • Paul Walker In ‘Fast and Furious 7’ - Image via Fast & Furious Facebook page
    Thanks to CGI and family, Paul Walker might return in future Fast & Furious movies

    Two years after a fiery, fatal car crash that claimed Paul Walker, the "Fast & Furious" franchise announced that his character may return thanks to some cinematic magic. Walker's death occurred near the end of filming "Furious 7," but shooting wasn't fully complete. Universal finished shooting...

  • Project Underdog 1972 Ford Maverick
    Ford Maverick serves as Fast and Furious star Sung Kang’s latest project car

    After wowing crowds with his custom 240Z at SEMA in 2015, Fast and the Furious star Sung Kang has a new project car in the works for this year’s show, and this time he’s enlisted a little help. Kang has teamed up with Alexis, Christian and Tony, all of them students from Alhambra...

  • Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson
    The Rock goes on a rant, uses expletives to describe 'Fast 8' co-stars

    The eighth installment of the Fast and the Furious franchise is coming next April, and you can count on there being some ridiculous cars, pretty ladies, unrealistic stunts, and of course, baby oil. That baby oil will be courtesy of a fan favorite, Hobbs, played by Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson. Johnson...

  • Dom's Charger from Fast 8 via Jadatoys Instagram
    Vin Diesel's Dodge Charger for 'Fast 8' sounds wicked

    Filming for the eighth installment in the Fast and Furious franchise is underway, and you can almost feel the testosterone. Earlier this week we found what appeared to be a turbine-powered Charger on the set of Fast 8. Now, we've confirmed what it is, and we've even heard it run. The car has been...

  • Possible jet engine powered Dodge Charger in Fast 8
    Is that a jet-powered Charger on set of 'Fast 8' movie?

    Fast 8 can't get here fast enough, as far as we're concerned. The franchise has become a turn-your-brain off action fest with cars serving as stars shining as brightly as the rest of the cast. It's always fun finding out which vehicles are going to get the bright-lights treatment. It's usually a...

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