Tag Archives: Back to the Future

Great Scott! A Legend!

Great Scott! A Legend!
To further celebrate Back to the Future day, here is a far longer version of an article I wrote for the NZ Herald’s DRIVEN section a few months ago. It is about a rather special car that lives in New Zealand and its remarkably tenacious owner! So do you want to go for a ride? With those ...

Happy Back to the Future day!

Today is the 21st of October 2015 – or in other words, the day that Marty McFly comes to the future! Or, the now, if you prefer… While the classic 1989 sequel got a surprising amount right about what 2015 would be like, we still don’t have hover cars, hover boards or anything that hovers, really. So what would it be like if Marty had landed in THIS 2015 instead of the one Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale imagined back in 1989? CollegeHumour have a video that pretty much sums ...

Back to the future!

One of our favourite YouTube channels is theAFICIONAUTO who regularly takes a look at real and detailed replica cars from movies and TV shows – and they have a pair of brilliant new vids out! Next week, as you all should know, is the date that Marty McFly visited the future in Back to the Future II and just to show how wildly wrong they were about what we would all be driving in 2015 theAFICIONAUTO takes a look at Biff Tannen’s BMW – which was actually a 1976 633 CSi. As ...

“When this baby hits 88 mile per hour, you’re gonna see some serious shit…”

If you love movies and cars, then you have to check out the AFICIONAUTO YouTube channel. In each episode photographer and filmmaker Chris Rutkowski looks at a different iconic movie car and the people that own them. The videos are fascinating, fun and beautifully filmed and well worth a look. Check out the first episode above, all about a certain DeLorean, then head over to the YouTube channel by clicking here to check out the episodes on the 1969 TV Batmobile, Magnum P.I’s Ferrari ...