What would classic movie cars look like if they were EVs?

Doc Brown would be proud
by Drei Laurel | A day ago
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Electric cars? They’re pretty commonplace now in the movie industry—nowhere near as commonplace as their internal combustion counterparts, but they’re definitely there. One fine example is the Audi E-Tron that makes a cameo in Avengers: Endgame.

We haven’t seen an EV in a prominent starring role yet, though. Something along the lines of the DeLorean DMC-12 from Back to the Future franchise, or the Ecto-1 from Ghostbusters. But we’re certain it will break through into Hollywood sooner rather than later.

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For now, we guess we’ll settle for this. Money.co.uk has reimagined several of the biggest cars in film as electric vehicles. The results are pretty neat if you ask us.

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The A-Team’s  GMC Vandura, for example, now sports a rear charging port and an aesthetic that looks like something you’d see out of a Tesla design room. The Volkswagen Beetle from Herbie? It has a cleaner look and some neat glowing wheels. Other cars like the DeLorean time machine, the Ecto-1, and James Bond’s iconic Aston Martin DB5 retain their classic appearances, but get charging ports and subtle illumination instead.

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These designs might be timely, considering Hollywood’s current obsession with remakes and reboots of old-school hits. What say you? Should these movies, if remade, feature electric cars instead? Let us know in the comments.

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