One of the Best Movie Stunts in History was Filmed in Northern California

In the early 2000’s with the success of Fast and the Furious, Hollywood executives decided to give Vin Diesel a role for the ages with XXX. Diesel’s character is an extreme sports junkie turned secret agent whose rebellious nature and lack of fear serves him well for high-flying action cinema.

Many of the avalanche shots were filmed in Tahoe, but most notably was the stunt where Diesel’s character flies off the massive Foresthill Bridge in Auburn. The stunt included driving a red Corvette off the 730 foot bridge and a stuntman parachuting off the flying car to the American River at the bottom. Here’s the scene:

Want more knowledge of of movies filmed in NorCal. Check out our 25 Best Movies Filmed in Northern California.

Active NorCal

Telling the Stories of Northern California


  1. Get more benefits a saving warm residence with new ‘Best’ reviews and vigour economical doors and windows. Reliable residence change of state proficient in Taunton. Taunton Windows and doors is institution service of process housings from every side Taunton and Somerset. Our specialists provide best comprehensive variety of products that includes thing from traditionaltraditional plastic sash windows to bespoke conservatories to helper growth your homes domestic space. No matter what kind of property we looking to improve, we’re sure that everything from our large trade goods limit will more than meet the desire that you are seek. Connect with us without payment advice or question today! Founded In County Somerset. Taunton Windows is exellent situated to supply any and all housing mending service to owners set anywhere in the Somerset region. Added info all you can cognize on the best web site ; Taunton windows & conservatories Wellington

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Back to top button