R | | Action, Crime, Thriller
The chase car used at the beginning of the film was a 1974 Ford Galaxie 500, with the 460 Police Interceptor Package.
Planning on looking for work soon?
The Driver: My line of work is kind of hard to come by.
The Detective: It depends on where you look.
The Driver: It depends on who you are.
The Detective: I dunno. Some of the criminal types these days, they, eh, think that they're real cowboys. Think they can just, ...
Moments after the final car chase ends in a brutal crash, a brief POV shot shows a c-stand and flag in plain sight.
At Los Angeles's American Cinemateque, a 131 minute version of "The Driver" was shown. While it does add insights to some characters in the story, this longer version features many more car chases.