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1984 Avanti convertible, serial number RQB3370, appears in the Karate Kid. The car used in the film was the red convertible that Richard Straman made for Stephen Blake in 1984. The Karate Kid brings together bullied teenager, Daniel, and a Japanese gardener in a coming-of-age story of a native of New Jersey. Daniel strikes up a friendship with Mr. Miyagi, the Japanese gardener at his apartment complex. When Daniel sets his eye on the pretty debutante Ali Mills, she takes a liking to the young outsider, which really ticks off ex-boyfriend Johnny, leader of a gang of bullies. Johnny and his clique decide to beat Daniel to a pulp. When Daniel recovers and learns what Miyagi did, he asks Miyagi to train him in the martial arts. Karate Kid Trailer
Karate Kid Scene
Ralph Macchio and Pat Morita star in a scene from the Karate KId.
Avanti in Karate Kid
Red 1984 Avanti convertible built for Stephen Blake by Richard Straman in a night scene from The Karate Kid.
Ali driving 1948 Ford
Ali driving the 1948 Ford Super De Luxe convertible.
1984 Corvette
1984 Chevrolet Corvette from the same scene.
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