The Cars Of Mad Max: Fury Road By John Platt

Mar 6, 2017

Category: Rides

Mad Max: Fury Road was a pleasant surprise. It defied what we have come to expect of sequels. Instead of simply being some cheap ploy to get butts in seats by way of appealing to a sense of nostalgia, it dazzled with brilliant stunts, high-octane action, and other worldly set design.

While many of the vehicles was destroyed in filming, John Platt managed to capture most all of the apocalyptic machines before they were let loose in the Namibian desert. In total, production designer Colin Gibson brought 150 of these petrol powered monsters to life – most all of which came from the imagination of writer director George Miller. Each one has a really stunning amount of detail to them. From Furiosa’s War Rig, to one of the many motorcycles and trucks that were driven in pursuit throughout the movie, Platt managed to get a portrait of each in full, stunning detail. In fact, he does such a good job one gets the sense when looking back on all of these vehicles that they were as much characters in the movie as the actors that drove them.

More From Rides

Featured Image

Auction Block: 1971 Lamborghini Miura P400 SV

One of only 150, special-ordered by French industrialist Jacques Dembiermont.

Posted By

Jan 24, 2020

Featured Image

You Can Now Own This Custom 100HP Harley-Davidson Baja 1000 Racer Prototype

A purpose-built, Sportster 1200-based racer built for a Baja champion.

Posted By

Jan 24, 2020

Featured Image

Lexus’ GX Overland Concept Blends Luxury With Rugged Off-Road Travel

A plush, go-anywhere overlander based on the Lexus 2020 GX 460.

Posted By

Jan 23, 2020

Featured Image

The 15 Best Bolt-On Motorcycle Kits

A collection of the best customs-style kits that don't require any fabrication.

Posted By

Jan 23, 2020

Featured Image

This 310LB Carbon-Clad BMW Pays Homage To Battle Of The Twins Racers

A custom-framed BMW R90/6 dripping in carbon fiber components and bodywork.

Posted By

Jan 23, 2020

Featured Image

Auction Block: 1964 Porsche 904 GTS

A rare example of an early 904 fitted with a factory-spec six-cylinder engine.

Posted By

Jan 23, 2020