Herbie Goes Bananas (1980)
Movie is presented.
Crow: "I haven't seen this much action since 'Herbie Goes to Mexico.'"
Servo: Oh my God, Herbie's gone Bananas!
Someone suggests watching it.
A red VW Beetle with the race car number 8 is seen in the village. This references to Herbie, called "Ocho", in Herbie goes Bananas, which plays in Mexico.
Mentioned in dialogue.
Mentioned by Charlie Cox when he introduces The Stig prior to his power lap in the HSV W427.
Mentioned by Mel B. when introducing Joshua Horner.
Mentioned in dialogue
A Herbie-type car is seen on the ocean floor, an apparent reference to this movie, where one of the cars that played Herbie was lost this way.
DVD release reviewed + footage used