Guess what are the best racing movies of all time? What we are talking is all about high-octane street racing movies from the growling exhausts to engine roars across the street. Watch these cars from the high horsepower modified Japanese cars, American muscle cars to supercars, these are the must watch best racing movies of all time. We advise you not to participate in real-life street racing, it’s dangerous!
From Nissan GTR, AE86, Ford Mustang, Dodge Viper, Bugatti Veyron, Lamborghini, Koenigsegg, you name it, the racing movies list below have it!
Need For Speed Movie (2014)
One of the latest racing movie in 2014 to features exotic supercars such as Koenigsegg, Bugatti Veyron and the one of its kind American muscle car, Shelby Mustang. Starring Aaron Paul, this action-packed racing movie will get your adrenaline pumping as you hear the engine roars from the start till end of the movie. Sorry there’s a little spoiler here, Need For Speed movie have similarity to the game we played on PC or gaming console PS3, including police car chase, car crash, mountain climb & the most important are big explosions that make you stick to your seat.
Furious 7 (2015)
We missed Paul Walker after he died in fiery car crash. Fast & Furious movies are worth watching if you’ll a fan of street racing especially for Paul Walker’s character as Brian O’Connor that brings the fullness to all the FF movies. There are no need for us to say how good are the story line from first movie The Fast & Furious to Fast 6. Fast & Furious 7 is one of the best movie of the Fast & Furious trilogy. Loads of car stunts, explosions, gunfire and Furious 7 ending that makes you cry.
Initial D is a famous Japanese anime racing series turns to real-life car drifting movie. The stories and characters of Initial D are the same. Taiwanese RNB star, Jay Chou took the lead as Takumi Fujiwara who helps his father Bunta Fujiwara (acted by Anthony Wong) to deliver tofu every morning by driving a Toyota Sprinter Trueno GT-APEX (AE86) passing through winding roads of Mt. Akina. As time past, Takumi learned and mastered the drifting skills of tackling the infamous 5 hairpin corners using his gutter techniques. It’s an enjoyable movie on the weekend. Also starring Hong Kong famous actors Edison Chen, Shawn Yue, Chapman To, Jordan Chan, Kenny Bee & Japanese actress Anne Suzuki.
The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift
The only FF movie with cars going side by side, Tokyo Drift is about Sean, played by Lucas Black who got into trouble with Yakuza-related street racers. A lot more entertaining, with Japanese modified cars likes the villian Drift King’s Nissan Fairlady 350Z and Veilside RX7.
Evolusi KL Drift 1 & 2
Evolusi KL Drift is a local Malaysian production movie about a group of street racers who are involved in drag racing and drift racing in the heart of Kuala Lumpur city. This movie is influenced by Fast & Furious Tokyo Drift. A good local movie with twist & turn of story line.
Thunderbolt is a 1995 Hong Kong movie with racing elements including car modification, police chase and illegal street racing in mid-90s. Starring Jackie Chan as a mechanic who have 2 hot sisters, he cooperate with the HK police to crackdown illegal street racing. Among the car featured in the movie are Mitsubishi FTO, Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution 3, Nissan Skyline GTR R32 and the twin turbo Mitsubishi GTO. Thunderbolt is a very good racing movie ever produced in Hong Kong, just like Need For Speed Movie, all pure in action including explosion and stunts, none of the scene in 3D effects. Make sure to have some snacks and drinks with you ready when you plan to watch this film!
Another exciting race movie to watch is Redline. The story is about a daredevil driver played by Jesse Johnson who get himself involved in an underground drag racing organization. You will see many exotic supercars in Redline including Ford GT, Ferrari Enzo, Lamborghini Diablo and many more, well we won’t spoil your mood now, all you need is watch the movie to find out.