Paul Walker

  • "I Am Paul Walker" documentary

    Five years after the passing of "Fast and Furious" star Paul Walker, Virgil Films announced the release of a longer version of its "I Am Paul Walker" documentary on Friday to honor his life and achievements. The documentary first aired on the Paramount Network this past August, but the documentary released on Friday runs 30 minutes longer than the version previously broadcast. It's available for purchase and rental via on-demand services such as iTunes and Amazon. The company will issue a DVD for purchase on Dec. 4. The film takes a never-before-seen look at Walker's life and his love for...

  • Paul Walker and an R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R on the scene of Fast and Furious 4
    First look at "I Am Paul Walker" documentary is emotion-packed

    For the first time since the actor's untimely death, friends, family, and co-stars will open up about Paul Walker and his life in "I Am Paul Walker." Ahead of the documentary's debut, a new trailer shows snippets of the emotion and love people around the actor had for him. Many individuals will...

  • 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...

  • Jay Leno and Cody Walker with a 1993 Toyota Supra
    Cody Walker brings a Toyota Supra to Jay Leno's Garage

    You're in for a special episode of “Jay Leno's Garage” today. Cody Walker, the youngest brother of the late Paul Walker, visits Jay Leno and the comedian's famous garage with a 1993 Toyota Supra. But this isn't any old Supra. It's a right-hand-drive example shipped from Japan, probably...

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    "I am Paul Walker" documentary in the works by Paramount

    The sudden death of "Fast and Furious" star Paul Walker left automotive enthusiasts and movie fans shocked five years ago. On Wednesday, Paramount Network announced it's working on a documentary looking at the star's rise to fame and unexpected death. Set to debut in summer 2018, the documentary...

  • Paul Walker and an R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R on the scene of Fast and Furious 4

    Two years after "Fast and Furious" star Paul Walker's death in 2013, his daughter has settled her wrongful death lawsuit against Porsche. Terms of the settlement have not been disclosed, reports The Blast. Walker's daughter, Meadow, filed the lawsuit claiming her father survived the initial crash in a Porsche Carerra GT driven by Roger Rodas. The suit claimed that the seatbelt Walker was wearing "snapped Walker’s torso back with thousands of pounds of force, thereby breaking his ribs and pelvis," and that Porsche was aware of numerous stability issues surrounding its Carrera GT...

  • 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...

  • Paul Walker behind the wheel of a Lexus LFA
    Dispute over Paul Walker's cars finally settled

    The long-running, often bitter fight over the car collection amassed by actor Paul Walker before his death has finally come to a close. Walker's cars were illegally removed from the warehouse where he had been storing them. A warehouse worker absconded with the cars, but Walker's estate filed a...

  • Paul Walker and an R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R on the scene of Fast and Furious 4
    Paul Walker's daughter awarded $10.1 million from Roger Rodas estate

    A judge ruled Friday that Paul Walker's daughter, Meadow, will receive $10.1 million from the estate of Roger Rodas, as part of a settlement agreement. In November of 2013 Paul Walker died in a fiery crash in a 2005 Porsche Carrera GT piloted by Rodas, a close friend and business partner. Jeff...

  • Paul Walker and an R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R on the scene of Fast and Furious 4
    Judge says Porsche not at fault for crash that killed Paul Walker friend Roger Rodas

    As most Motor Authority readers know, Paul Walker, famous for his role in the Fast & Furious movie franchise, died in a fiery car crash involving a 2005 Porsche Carrera GT back in November 2013. Walker was a passenger in the Carrera GT which was being driven by friend, business partner, and...

  • Paul Walker In ‘Fast and Furious 7’ - Image via Fast & Furious Facebook page
    Paul Walker’s Father Sues Porsche Over Actor’s Death

    Paul Walker’s father, Paul William Walker III, has sued Porsche for the 2013 accident that killed the Fast and the Furious star and his friend Roger Rodas. Walker III is the executor of the late actor’s estate and sued the German sports car marque on Wednesday for negligence and...

  • Paul Walker and an R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R on the scene of Fast and Furious 4

    As most readers would already know, Paul Walker, famous for his role in the Fast and the Furious movies, died in a single-vehicle accident involving a 2005 Porsche Carrera GT almost exactly two years ago. Walker was the passenger in the Porsche supercar, which was driven by his friend Roger Rodas. Investigators determined the car was traveling at speeds in excess of 90 mph in a 45-mph zone before it struck a tree and a street light and eventually caught fire. ALSO SEE: Fast And Furious Spinoffs In The Works--Hope You Like Hobbs Last month, Walker’s daughter, 16-year-old Meadow Walker...

  • Paul Walker and an R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R on the scene of Fast and Furious 4
    Porsche Faces Lawsuit From Paul Walker's Daughter

    Meadow Walker is the 16-year-old daughter of the late Paul Walker, and she is filing a lawsuit against Porsche. A 2005 Carrera GT driven by Paul's friend Roger Rodas is at the center of the suit, as it was the car in which Rodas and Walker died after Rodas lost control and crashed on November 30...

  • 1993 Toyota Supra from 2001’s ‘The Fast and the Furious’ - Image via Mecum Auctions
    Toyota Supra Driven By Paul Walker In 2001’s ‘The Fast And The Furious’ Heads To Auction

    Whether you’re a fan of the movies or not, the Fast and the Furious franchise has become embedded in pop culture and will likely stay there for some time to come. Despite the franchise now spanning no less than seven movies, its popularity has never been greater, with the seventh installment...

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    Paul Walker-Owned Audi RS 6 Avant For Sale

    On the tree of forbidden automotive fruit, there sits an unassuming vehicle fitted with a long roof. It's a wagon. More specifically it's an Audi wagon, which the German automaker prefers to call an Avant. If you look at the badge on the rear of the car, you'll see that it reads "RS6". That's your...

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    Roger Rodas’s Widow Suing Porsche For Accident That Killed Paul Walker

    The crash that killed Paul Walker and fellow racer and team owner Roger Rodas last year was a tragic, unnecessary thing. But now Rodas’ widow is suing Porsche, claiming the 2005 Carrera GT involved was faulty. ALSO SEE: Fast & Furious 7 To Feature Paul Walker's Brothers As Brian O'Conner...

  • Paul Walker and an R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R on the scene of Fast and Furious 4
    Fast & Furious 7 To Feature Paul Walker's Brothers As Brian O'Conner

    Paul Walker's death last November stunned the automotive community and the Fast and Furious team. The seventh movie in the franchise was already underway, with over half of the filming completed. But producers were left with the question of how to finish the movie while preserving Paul Walker's...

  • Paul Walker behind the wheel of a Lexus LFA

    Accident investigators have weighed in on the fiery crash that killed Fast and Furious actor Paul Walker. And the conclusion is that unsafe driving—not an issue with the car—was what led to the accident. The Porsche GT in which Walker was a passenger was going 93 miles per hour—double the posted 45-mph speed limit—when it crashed, according to an investigation revealed today (but not yet released in full) by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department. The Los Angeles Times this afternoon quoted Sheriff Commander Mike Parker as saying: “Investigators determined...

  • Paul Walker and an R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R on the scene of Fast and Furious 4
    Fast & Furious 7 To Feature CGI Paul Walker: Report

    Paul Walker's death in a car accident last November shocked the automotive community, but it also left the producers of the seventh Fast & Furious movie in a very tricky position. With production already underway, how do you finish a movie when one of its major characters is no longer with us?...

  • Paul Walker's Fast & Furious 4 R34 Nissan GT-R
    Paul Walker's 'Fast & Furious 4' R34 Nissan GT-R For Sale, Priced At $1.35 Million

    The car world is still recovering from Paul Walker's untimely and unfortunate death late last year, but love for the Fast & Furious franchise--and especially its modified cars--has never been stronger. As the next movie, Fast & Furious 7, moves onward, some lucky collector will get to take...

  • Paul Walker and an R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R on the scene of Fast and Furious 4
    Coroner Concludes Paul Walker Porsche Exceeded 100 MPH At Time Of Crash

    It's the news that many will claim to have seen coming, yet it's still sad to read. According to CNN, the coroner in the Paul Walker/Roger Rodas accident has recently concluded that the Porsche Carrera GT being driven by Roger Rodas was traveling at over 100 miles per hour at the time of the crash...

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    Fast And Furious 7 On Hold Indefinitely Following Paul Walker’s Death

    The future of the Fast and the Furious franchise is in doubt following the death of Paul Walker over the weekend. Walker’s character Brian O'Conner was a central figure in the franchise’s previous titles and was to play a pivotal role in the upcoming seventh instalment, Fast and Furious...

  • Paul Walker behind the wheel of a Lexus LFA
    Fast & Furious Star Paul Walker Dies In Fiery Crash, Authorities Investigating

    Co-star of the Fast & Furious franchise, car guy, and actor Paul Walker is dead after a fiery car crash in Santa Clarita, California this weekend. Walker was 40 years old. Walker's spokesperson has officially confirmed the death via the actor's Facebook fan page and Twitter on Saturday...

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