Herbie the volkswagen beetle with a mind of its own is racing in the monte carlo rally. Herbie sometimes referred to as herbie the love bug is a fictional sentient anthropomorphic 1963 volkswagen beetle a character that is featured in several walt disney motion pictures starting with the 1968 feature film the love bug he has a mind of his own and is capable of driving himself and is often a serious contender in auto racing competitions.
Unbeknownst to herbie s driver thieves have hidden a cache of stolen diamonds in herbie s gas tank and are now trying to get them back.
Who was in herbie the love bug. With dean jones patricia harty richard paul claudia wells. Jim repairs the little car and tennessee names the him herbie. Jones plays down on his luck race car driver jim douglas who reluctantly teams up with the little machine.
Herbie was a 1963 volkswagen beetle deluxe ragtop sedan painted in volkswagen l87 pearl white. Herbie fully loaded behind the scenes b roll footage. Under normal circumstances the interior would be a matching white.
Jim douglas and his partner bo ran a small driving school with a very human volkswagen beetle named herbie who could think for himself and frequently got jim into some sticky comic situations. Behind the wheel of herbie jim becomes more successful in racing. Dean jones michele lee and buddy hackett join herbie in this revved up comedy classic.
The love bug lindsay lohan duration. Paul dean martin 139 081 views. Jim s arch rival was snooty randy who was formerly engaged to jim s cute girlfriend susan.
George bruns and some of his music from the love bug duration. Channel 53 herbie the love bug 59 386 views. Herbie s interior was painted a special non reflective grey so the camera and studio lights would not reflect.
Thorndyke wants herbie back but jim refuses and thorndyke decides to race against him. Directed by robert stevenson. Herbie the lovable car with a mind of his own.
A race car driver becomes a champion with a volkswagen beetle with a mind of its own. With dean jones michele lee david tomlinson buddy hackett. The love bug sometimes referred to as herbie the love bug is a 1968 american comedy film directed by robert stevenson and the first in a series of films made by walt disney productions and distributed by buena vista distribution that starred an anthropomorphic pearl white fabric sunroofed 1963 volkswagen racing beetle named herbie it was based on the 1961 book car boy girl by gordon buford.
Thorndyke sabotages herbie before a big race known as the el dorado an obvious parody of the then new baja 1000 race in.