Jim is ready to “show and shine” with other star cars in Chicago, so where are all the movie and TV cars near by? The family Truckster was close but was sold to a company in Texas. I know there is a Batmobile that goes to the Chicago Comic cons, (AHEM!) so let’s get a chapter started in the Windy City!!!
The Rockford Files sarring Jim Garner, a down on his luck private detective was a fan favorite, as was just about anything Jim Garner was in!
If you want to learn more about the car, check out Jim’s blog on his car with lots of photos and info!
NBC doesn’t want clips on youtube, but here’s the theme song. Each show started with someone leaving a funny or urgent message on his answering machine.
Another article about Jim and his car is HERE.
Here in Los Angeles SCC member Pat McKinney is restoring his 1977 Firebird screen used car in Simi Valley. We look forward to adding Pat and his Rockford Firebird to our Los Angeles Chapter of StarCarCentral. So who has a famous TV or movie car that can hang out with Jim at special events? Please reply if you have seen a starcar in the greater Chicago area!