12 Best Car Movies on Netflix

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Grab your favorite snacks and enjoy these car-themed movies!

We can’t resist a good car movie. They make us dream of a fun road trip, laugh at the funny on-road antics we relate to, make us want to learn about the great drivers of the past, and gasp at some explosive car scenes. This list below has some of all those things. Here is our favorite car movies that are on Netflix now.


Ryan Gosling staring as a Hollywood stuntman who moonlights as a getaway driver for criminals. Yes, please!

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Trading Paint

John Travolta plays a legendary stock car driver, who returns to the dirt track when his son joins a rival racing team. Can this father-son duo overcome family and professional drama, big egos, and resentment?

Go Karts

This is a fun and exciting family-friendly movie. The teenage go-kart driver has the odds stacked against him and must overcome his reckless behavior to achieve his dream of winning the National Go Kart Championship.

The Mitchells Vs. the Machines

I think we can all relate to the dysfunctional family road trip. This one takes the cake when the family finds themselves in the middle of a robot apocalypse.


Based on the true story of the rivalry between James Hunt and Niki Lauda, Formula 1 racing greats of the 1970s.

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The Highwaymen

Based in the 1930s when two former Texas Rangers bring down the infamous Bonnie and Clyde. Bonnie and Clyde sped around the country in a 1934 Ford V-8 which was the fastest car at the time. That is until the Texas Rangers got their hands on a 1934 Ford V9.

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London Has Fallen

I’ll watch anything with Gerard Butler as the hero. The movie has numerous scenes of vehicles that get destroyed by bullet holes, bombs, and car wrecks while in the midst of a fast-moving chase.

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The Nice Guys

The year is 1977 in Los Angeles where two quirky private eyes team up to investigate a missing girl and mysterious death. Not only will you enjoy the quick wit and 70’s mustache that Ryan Gosling has going on, but the best cars of the era throughout the movie.


Do you like Formula 1: Drive to Survive? Check out Schumacher. The documentary tells the story of seven-time Formula 1 champion Michael Schumacher. Featuring racing footage and exclusive interviews gives viewers an inside look at the world of racing.

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Ice Road

This movie will make you have a whole new respect for those long-haul drivers. Liam Neeson is charged with leading a dangerous mission of crossing over a frozen lake to rescue a trapped miner in Canada.

A Life of Speed

A documentary about the 1950s five-time Formula 1 world champion, Juan Manuel Fangio. This is more of an educational and historic view of the racing world in the World War II era.

The Man from Toronto

The real star of this show is the 1969 Dodge Charger 44 R/T which is the perfect partner for Woody Harrelson, the world’s deadliest hit man. Things get crazy & hilarious when Kevin Hart comes onto the scene.

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