How they filmed the best car chase in history

Steve McQueen’s 1968 Bullitt is a neo-noir action thriller with a gritty realism that was bold for the time… but nobody remembers that. What everyone remembers is the car chase, a scene so epic it has become not only the most famous of its kind in cinema but also spawned an entire genre of Ford Mustang.


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The movie centres around McQueen’s no-nonsense San Francisco police detective, Frank Bullitt and his pursuit of Chicago mobsters in his city. The epic 10-minute car chase arrives at the midpoint of the movie when Bullitt, in his Highland Green 1968 Ford Mustang GT Fastback, pursues a pair of hitmen in a black Dodge Charger.

There are several reasons that make the Bullitt car chase so memorable – its length, the genuine speeds the cars were travelling at and the fact McQueen did a lot of his own stunt driving. There’s

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Chase Auto

All in all, it is estimated that over 100,000 patents created the fashionable automobile and bike. “Automobile,” a classical compound derived from Ancient Greek autós (αὐτός) “self” and Latin mobilis “movable,” entered English from French and was first adopted by the Automobile Club of Great Britain in 1897. It fell out of favour in Britain and is now used mainly in North America, where the abbreviated type “auto” generally seems as an adjective in compound formations like “auto industry” and “auto mechanic”. Both varieties are still utilized in on a regular basis Dutch (auto/automobiel) and German (Auto/Automobil).

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  • When Ken retired and sold to Bullitt, his mechanics stayed, a vote of confidence in new administration.
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