One of the cars that is particularly cherished is the 1970 dodge charger owned by vin diesel s character dominic toretto which has appeared in multiple films from the franchise and in multiple. It had the instantly recognizable hemi with a giant blower sticking.
The hero car was used for the initial garage scene close up with vin diesel s dominic toretto and paul walker s brian o conner.
Dom toretto charger wheelie. Doms charger with working blower belt and butterfly. Brian must use his nitrous oxide to simply keep up with the charger. And get this it turns out the car used in the film isn t even a 1969 charger but a 1970.
Dominic toretto s original fast and furious charger used fake engine noises the first teaser trailer for the newest fast and furious film just debuted so what better time to look back at what made. Here s the full story behind how it came to be. Four or five cars were used in filming according to lieberman.
As the light turns green dom performs wheelie which shows the raw power of the r t. Craig lieberman one of the original film s senior producers put. Dominic toretto s dodge charger remains one of the film s most iconic cars.
They approach an oncoming train but both drive through the barrier and narrowly miss hitting the train. The dodge charger became one of the most iconic cars in the franchise with vin diesel s dominic toretto driving some form of charger in almost every subsequent movie. Craig lieberman technical advisor for the fast and the furious has the full story on that original charger.
The dodge charger became one of the most iconic cars in the franchise with vin diesel s dominic toretto driving some form of charger in almost every subsequent movie. His latest video debunks the myth of dominic toretto s played by vin diesel famous 1969 dodge charger.