Sunday, May 29, 2022
News A New “Bullitt” Movie Could Be in the Works

A New “Bullitt” Movie Could Be in the Works

It might still be years away, but we know the new “Bullitt” movie will need a long car chase


  • Steven Spielberg is said to direct.

  • The original movie from 1968 starred the legendary Steve McQueen.

  • The car chase, we all remember and love it.


Any Top 10 list of movies with cars featured in them be it for car chases, hero cars, or anything linked to cars has the 1968 movie “Bullitt” at or near its top. Famous for its epic car chase and for its leading man, Steve McQueen, it appears that finally, nearly 55 years later, a remake is in the works.

The people involved will include non-other than McQueen’s son and granddaughter, Chad McQueen, and Molly McQueen will purportedly serve as executive producers. And, with Steven Spielberg allegedly behind the camera, we can expect that the new film will honour and pay tribute to the original.

The new “Bullitt” movie is not yet a done deal so details as to its premise are unknown. As reported by Motor Authority, that also means that there’s no news about another epic car chase.

If you ask us, producers might as well flush tens of millions of dollars down the toilet if they opt-out of a chase. If anything, the movie has become a cult classic because of it and McQueen. We can’t get “The King of Cool” so we should certainly get a Dodge Charger R/T (SRT) vs. a Ford Mustang GT (any version as long as it’s not electric).

Trending Now

All-Electric Volkswagen Station Wagon Might be Called ID.7 Tourer

It would be the production version of the ID. Space Vizzion and Aero B. Initially, it was thought to be called the ID.6. Station...

Elon Musk Promises Autonomous Tesla Vehicles Next Year

According to the CEO, Tesla vehicles will not require a driver starting next year Fully autonomous capabilities had been promised for 2017 The...

Polestar Teams up with StoreDot, a Company that Works to Make EV Charging Faster

StoreDot claims its batteries will be able to gain 160 kilometers of range in only 5 minutes by 2024 This is the first...

Couche-Tard and Circle K to Add Charging Stations to 200 Stores in North America by 2024

The two brands of convenience stores are operated by Alimentation Couche-Tard The company has already added EV chargers to some of its stores...

Over 280,000 North American Hyundai Vehicles Recalled, 42,000 in Canada

Hyundai's U.S. arm has announced a recall campaign involving 281,000 vehicles in North America, approximately 239,000 in the United States and 42,000 in Canada....
Matt St-Pierre
Trained as an Automotive Technician, Matt has two decades of automotive journalism under his belt. He’s done TV, radio, print and this thing called the internet. He’s an avid collector of many 4-wheeled things, all of them under 1,500 kg, holds a recently expired racing license and is a father of two. Life is beautiful. Send Matt an emai

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.