Ok so being born in the mid 70s and growing up with basic cable, I was exposed to many 70s car movies in my car lusting years. Now it has recently occurred to me that the younger generation may need a guide to understand us olds yelling at clouds. so I have devised a list of Movies that define car culture of the era.

Vanishing Point and no not the bad one from the 90s with Brandon Walsh.

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Dirty Mary Crazy Larry Pretty Much drips 70s culture

No Catalytic Converter and No 55 MPH Speed Limit!

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Want to understand where NASCAR came from? Watch this

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Finally Convoy, what do all these movies have in common?  They are fighting against the establishment!  That’s why cars are important!