WGNS has heard from multiple WGNSradio.com visitors who have told us they would love to see some pictures of local rides that belong to Rutherford County residents. Send us your photos and a description of your vehicles and we will post them online for everyone to see. We will also link the pictures to your page if you have an internet site that features your cars, trucks or motorcycle's. Send pictures to WGNS.FM@gmail.com .
Enjoy these pictures submitted on Jan. 20, 2013:
This is a replica ambulance from the movie Cannonball Run in 1981. This is owned by a Rockvale, TN resident. In the movie, J.J. McClure (Burt Reynolds) and Victor Prinzi (Dom DeLuise) drive a souped-up, but otherwise authentic, Dodge Tradesman ambulance. (In reality, this was Hal Needham and Brock Yates's vehicle in the actual 1979 race). This is a Cannonball Run Transcon Medi-Vac Ambulance.
Ford F-100 (1965):
This is a baby blue 1965 Ford F-100. This vehicle is owned by a Rutherford County resident. According to the owner, it is nearly all original.
Pontiac Trans Am (1977):
These next two cars are replicas from the movie Smokey and the Bandit. The Trans Am is nearly identical to the one in the movie. It is a 1977 Pontiac Trans Am SE “black on black” 4 SPEED. This car is owned by a Rockvale resident.
Jason Aldean uses the above Trans Am in video (below):
This exact Trans Am was recently showcased in a country music video that was filmed in Smyrna, TN and Nashville. The video is by Jason Aldean and is entitled, Tattoos on this Town:
Buford T. Justice Sheriff Car:
This vehicle is also a replica car from the movie Smokey and the Bandit. It is a 1977 Pontiac Lemans 4 door - Buford T. Justice replica. This is also owned by a Rockvale resident.
German music video utilizes replica Sheriff Deputy car (below):
A German musician recently visited Tennessee to film a music video that is a top hit in Germany. The producers of the video used this Buford T. Justice replica car in the video that was filmed in Springhill, TN.
Below is a 1969 Pontiac Firebird:
This is a 1969 Pontiac Firebird. It is owned by a Murfreesboro resident.
The Firebird was featured in the music video "Chasing Stardust" by Matt Mason (below):
This video was shot in Tennessee. It was filmed in 2011.
This Firebird was also in the "White Trash Millionaire" video by Black Stone Cherry:
1969 Pontiac GTO (below):
This is a 1969 Pontiac GTO, also owned by a Murfreesboro resident and avid Pontiac collector.
Dodge "Macho" Power Wagon (1979):
The below truck is a 1979 Dodge “Macho” Power Wagon. It is a replica to the truck used in the hit 1980’s TV show Simon & Simon that was filmed in San Diego, California. This car belongs to a Rockvale, TN resident. This vehicle is so exact to the one used on the set, it even has the front California plate from the 1980's.
1980's GMC 4X4:
This is a 1980’s model GMC Sierra 4X4. We did not get too many specifics on this truck. The person who submitted the picture did tell us that the tires are off a military H-1.
BMW 5-Series (below):
This was submitted on Sunday night. It belongs to a Coffee County listener. It is a 5-series BMW. The year was not entered.
Beau James special edition GMC in Rockvale, TN (below):
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