A list of cars used in the Transformers movie franchise. What cars were in the Transformers movies? Over 80 cars have been included, with pictures! General Motors definitely scored a win when they were licensed to provide most of the cars for Transformers. What cars were used in Transformers? For many gear-heads, Bumblebee was their introduction to the new, 5th generation Chevy Camaro. Fortunately, with the second movie, we finally began to see super cars with the Audi R8, and later, with the Mercedes Benz SLS, and Ferrari 458 (the latter one even being an Autobot). While the everyday versions of these cars might not turn into robots, they're still great to drive.
These days, one of the best ways to advertise your product is to have it in a blockbuster movie. Transformers is perfect for auto makers because any of them would be happy to have their vehicles featured in a huge action movie like these ones. On the other side of the coin, however, Transformers also needs to make money, and by having cool cars in their films, they can attract more people. It is a win-win situation then for automakers like Ferrari and Mercedes and Audi to team up with the producers of Transformers and have their cars in the next film. If you want to see some more cool cars from the movies, check out the best James Bond cars list.