Fast and Furious: 20 Things That Make No Sense About Dom Toretto (2023)

Dominic Toretto is without a doubt one of the greatest drivers in the history of cinema. The driving skills that he shows off throughout the Fast & Furious franchise have solidified him as a force to be reckoned with behind the wheel. Whether he is street racing, stealing, or taking on some of the craziest stunts ever, he turns heads. Some of the things that Dom has done would behard to believeif they took place in any other film franchise, but the Fast & Furious movies are all about suspending disbelief.

Dom has established himself as a family-man who will stop at nothing to protect who he loves, and is not afraid to get his hands dirty if needed. Dom's strength makes him very menacing to his enemies, and makes him someoneyou shouldn't cross. However, those closest to him know that if you earn his trust, you are in his good books forever.

Based on these definitions, it would seem that Dom's personality is fairly cut-and-dry. However,fans know one important thing - there are some things about him that make no sense at all. Despite there being eight films focused on him, there are many aspects about him which make fans' heads spin. Even looking closer at each film makes some of the things about Dom even harder to believe. Some of the crazy things he has done almost make him seem as if he is not even human. Perhaps it is only a matter of time before it is revealed that he is actually a robot!

Here are 20 Things That Make No Sense About Dom Toretto.

He Has Superhuman Strength

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Vin Diesel may look like one of the strongest people on Earth, but some things that happen in the Furious franchise just do not make sense. Dom Toretto has been involved in many situations that have shown off his muscles. In fact, his gigantic frame usuallyprevents violence due to how intimidating he is. There are certainly times when his behemoth stature helps them out of serious situations. While being intimidated by Dom is certainly understandable, the films sometimes exaggerate just how strong he is.

While working on a Lykan Hypersort in Furious 7, Dominic deadlifts the car with ease. Considering that the Hypersport weighs over 3,000 pounds, that is an impossible feat. While fans would like to believe that he is superhuman, feats like this push the boundaries of reality too much.

He Learned To Drive When He Was Only 5

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Dominic has been around cars and racing his entire life. Since his father was a stock car racer and an avid gear-head, he likely used to play with wrenches instead of rattles. While most kids are still struggling to stop wetting the bed, fans are supposed to believe that Dom was driving vehicles.

It is unthinkable that he would be operating motor vehicles that early in life. Particularly due to how dangerous and unpredictable cars can be-- and how much his father loved him-- it is hard to believe that he would endanger his son this way. Dom is adamant that he has been in the driver's seat since before he could read,despite the implausibility. However, there are very few people willing to argue with Dominic Toretto.

He learned nothing from his dad's accident

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During a stock car race,Dom's father lost his life instantly after being run off the track and into a wall. Not only did Dom lose his father that day, but he was sitting in the audience watching while the car burst into flames. Considering how devastating and traumatizing this would be, it is hard to think that Dom would ever want to be around racing again. Instead, he does the absolute opposite.

Dom throws himself directly in to the dangerous life of racing despite what happened to his father. He continues to race and live his life dangerously behind the wheel even though he knows how dangerous high speeds can be. Doesn't it make more sense that he would steer clear from life on the road? Apparently not to Dom, as his recklessness on the road only increases over the years.

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He Hurt Hundreds Of Innocent Bystanders

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From narrowly escaping high-speed trains to jumping out skyscrapers, all the way to taking down a 747 airplane on an runway, Dom has been responsible for some incredible visual displays of awesomeness over the years. However, throughout all of the Fast and Furious films, has anyone ever stopped to think about the innocent bystanders nearby?

All of the crazy escapes, chases, and stunts that Dom has pulled have all been in public areas. Some even take place in broad daylight, which means that hundreds of civilians are close by during this craziness. It stands to reason that many of them have been hurt before by falling debris, gunfire, or speeding vehicles. He may seem like a good guy, but he certainly has some explaining to do about all the people who have been hurt because of him!

He Flirts With Women At Races

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He may be in love with Letty, but it seems that Domhas a straying eye. Despite having a deep connection with Letty that stems back from their childhood, Dom has shown some moments of weakness. While waiting for his first race in The Fast and the Furious, Dom is approached by two women before beginning the race. While he does seem to be very interested in them, he does not get very long to act on his impulses as Letty quickly comes over to scare the women away.

Dom defends himself to Letter that they were "just talking." but he should know better than anyone not to betray Letty.

He Abandoned Letty In Dominican

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Following a successful fuel heist in Fast & Furious, the law is hot on Dom's trail. In order to keep the cops guessing to their whereabouts, the crew splits up in to different areas. Most fans would have assumed that even though the other members were relocating that Dom and Letty would remain together.

It seems that Dom had other plans, and leaves Letty behind in the Dominican Republic. She loses her life shortly afterward. Dom may have been trying to protect her by leaving, but he only left her vulnerable to his enemies. While Letty's true fate would eventually be revealed, it was no one's fault but Dom's.

He has No Control Over his Temper

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Much like the Hulk, no one likes Dom when he is angry. Unfortunately, this also seems to be a very frequent occurrence. Despite his need to be the level-headed leader of his crew, Dom has a tendency to lash out very quickly in the heat of the moment. Whether he is angry at Brian, Vince, or even Letty, Dom's temper often gets the best of him.

This can even be traced back to him gettingkicked out of the professional racing circuit. Due to his inability to control himself near the driver who inadvertently caused his father's passing, Dom will never be a professional driver. If only he could learn to control his temper, he would never have had to resort to a life of crime. Perhaps now that he has a newborn son to take care of, he will finally learn to control himself.

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He trusts strangers way too easily

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It seems that after meeting Brian O'Conner that Dom's life is never the same. While their relationship turned in to one as close as brothers, it did not start out that way. When Brian's true nature as a cop is revealed, Dom is understandably angry, but heeventually allows him back into the family.

It is even more surprising that he becomes more trusting of otherstrangers down the road. When new people are introduced into Dom's group, he is not as skeptical of them as he was when he first met Brian. Even though some of these strangers wind up betraying him, his guard is not up nearly as high. This is especially odd considering that Dom is now a wanted criminal. Shouldn't he be more guarded about who he trusts?

He Has An Unreal Pain Tolerance

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Not only does it appear that Dom has superhuman strength, but he also has a pain threshold akin to Superman-- or a Terminator. Over the years of the Fast and Furious franchise, Dom has taken several beatings. Whether he is involved in car crashes, fist fights, or even being shot, he never reacts to any pain that is inflicted on him. Perhaps it can be chalked up to adrenaline, but he has never shown signs of being hurt before.

Dom seems to have an immunity to bullets, fire, and high-impact crashes since has not so much as winced while taking damage. Any other time that another member of the crew is hurt, they do not hesitate toexpress pain and ask for help. On the other hand, Dom is much more willing to just keep on driving despite being hurt.

He ditched Elena

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Finding out that Letty had passed away was very difficult for Dom. The two of them had been together for his entire adult life, and losing her left a hole in his heart. There was a time where it looked like Dom would never find the strength to love again, until he met Elena Neves. The former police officer was able to crack through Dom's tough exterior, as well as the emotional walls that he built up following Letty's passing. Eventually, they become involved romantically and are even living together. They seem to be incredibly happy together until Dom learns that Letty is alive.

Without any more than little confirmation, Dom is very quick to leave Elena behind, despite having feelings for her. His love for Letty may be incredibly strong, but Dom hardly considered Elena's feelings while making his decision.

He kissedCipher

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The most recent Fast & Furious installment answered a very interesting question: what would happen if Dominic Toretto turned against his family? In order to accomplish her plans, Cipher forces Dominic to steal weapons for her. While no one will confuse Dom with a law-abider, he does not commit crimes with the intention to hurt people. It comes to light that Dom is only partnering with Cipher because she is holding Elena hostage. While this does explain his actions, it does leave a one aspect unexplored: why does Dom kiss Cipher?

While Cipher certainly had control over Dom, he did not need to play into their relationship to this level. It is possible that Dom was trying to gain her trust before eventually betraying her, but there were other ways to go about this than kissing his captor.

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His Inconsistent DrivingSkills

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The Fast & Furious franchise is responsible for some of the wildest and most outrageous car stunts, and many of those take place with Dom behind the wheel. Yet, even he is not immune to inconsistency throughout all his years on film.

One of the stunts in Furious 7 featured Dom driving a car from the top floors of one skyscraper before crashing in to another and continuing until he had reached the ground. As unrealistic as this sounds, only someone like Dominic Toretto could pull it off. The real question is - if Dom has this much skill asa driver, how is it that he makes the mistake of running head-on into a truck in the first film? Wouldn't his super-driving powers have seen this coming?

Why Did He Partner With Shaw?

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Why is it so easy for Dom to team up with someone who took the life of his good friend? Deckard Shaw has a very storied history with Dom's crew - he took out Han in Tokyo and tried to eliminate Dom's entire crew. These are not trespasses that are easily forgotten, and Shaw has made many enemies in Dom's group. However, it seems that he has turned over a new leaf and is working closely with Dom following the events of Fate of the Furious.

Considering everything that Shaw has done, why would Dom be willing to forget everything so quickly? They seemed very friendly during their last meeting together, however it remains to be seen if this continues.

He Never Tries To Return To LA

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As Dom begins to gain more notoriety as a criminal, he climbs higher up the "most wanted" list. The more of a fugitive he becomes, the furtherhe needs to hide while he evades law enforcement. Dom ended up travelling to Mexico, Brazil, and the Dominican Republic while hiding from the likes of Hobbs and other police officers. However, all of Dom's roots (and family) are in Los Angeles, and it takes him a long time to travel back there.

While his nomadic behavior helped him evade the law for a long time, he may have had just as easy of a time hiding back at home in LA. With so many connections to the underground racing circuit in California, he would have been able to seek refuge very easily back home.

Forgets About Avenging Han

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It seems that justice for Han never really happened, despite how incensed Dom was at his passing. Even though other members of Dom's crew have been eliminated by enemies over the years, Han was one of the first to be targeted in a big way. Deckard Shaw deliberately took out Han as a way to send a message to Dom that he is coming for him. This leads to a muscled-out showdown between Shaw and Dom in Furious 7 that results in Shaw going to prison.

While it may seem like justice was served, it is unlike Dom to let things go so easily. He goes to much greater lengths to avenge Jesse during the first film, but does not pursue any further action to avenge Han. Does Dom just get softer as time goes on?

What About Leon?

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Most of the characters from previous Fast & Furious films have made an appearance at one point or another. Characters like Hector and Vince from the first film ended up reappearing later on in the series as an homage to the original film. However, there is still one character who has never come back in to the fold. Does Dom not notice that one of his good friends is never around anymore?

Leon was part of Dom's original crew, but following the trouble with the law, he is never seen again. The only mention of himafter he runs from the police is Dom saying he is "long gone." Fans did not know this means that Domwould never see him again, despite having such a rich history with him. So much for "Fast Fam!"

He's Wrong About Double-Clutching

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It seemslike Dom's knowledge about cars is not as sound as he makes it out to be. During the first street race of the Fast & Furious franchise, Dom is shown strategically defeating Brian due to his superior driving skills. After soundly claiming his spot as the winner of the race, he takes to time to dress down Brian's mistakesthat led to his downfall. However, through that he reveals a big gap in his driving knowledge.

Dom famously says that Brian should have been "double-clutching" in order to beat him. However, this is in correct - double-clutching is primarily used by truck drivers due to the size of their vehicle. Double-clutching would actually have made Brian lose by a larger margin. Perhaps the writers should have done more homework before giving their "expert lines" like this.

Dom’s Charger Defies Logic

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Not only does Dom's knowledge about cars seem to slip at times, but his vehicle also defies the laws of physics. During the final race of The Fast and Furious, Dom and Brian peel-out for a final quarter-mile race, but this time Dom is in his father's Dodge Charger. Upon beginning their race, Dom's car burns out on the pavement while also popping up on its back wheels.

As cool as this is, it should never have occurred. A wheelie takes place when there is too much traction between tires and the road. On the other hand, a burnout occurs when there is not enough traction, causing the wheels to spin quickly. Both a wheelie and a burnout should never be able to occur simultaneously. Perhaps Dom's car is supernatural-- that would be the only explanation as it defies all logic otherwise.

He Does Not Use Brian ToAvenge Letty

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Dom's overwhelming temperreaches the absolute limit when he learns that Letty has lost her life. Losing his one true love is too much for Dom to handle, and his emotions get the better of him. While his emotional state is understandable considering the trauma he is experiencing, some decisions he makes do nothelp his situation. The information about Letty'sfate is not clear, and Dom is left without a clear pathway towards revenge.

If Dom had been able to focus on the situation, he would have realized that he has a former FBI agent at his disposal. While Brian is not a part of the police force anymore, he does have connections at the FBI which could help solve Letty's case. Instead, Dom goes off on a wild goose chase to figure it out for himself.

Survives Driving A Flaming Car

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Is there anything that Dominic Torettocannot do? Apparently he can not only lift cars with his bare hands, conduct unrealistic stunts .and defy the laws of physics with his car, but can also stop elements from combusting.

Despite driving a vehicle full of flammable fuel, he releases nitrous directly in to his engine block in order to make is car reach top speeds. While this would make a normal vehicle driven by a normal driver explode, this is not the case with Dom. Even as he drives, the floor and frame of the car are fully engulfed in flames, but he is able to continue driving. There are very few people on Earth who could deal with hundred-degree flames inches from their body. However,Dom apparently feels no pain at all.

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  • Hobbs and Shaw Release Date:2019-08-02

FAQs

What is Dom Toretto's famous saying? ›

And the ultimate Dom Toretto quote: I live my life a quarter-mile at a time. Nothing else matters: not the mortgage, not the store, not my team, and all their bulls!t. For those ten seconds or less, I'm free.

Why did cipher kiss Dom? ›

Nobody's blacksite and attacked the base with Dominic. They steal the God's Eye from the base and Cipher takes the opportunity to kiss Dominic in a show of her superiority when Letty questions her husband's actions.

What personality type is Dominic Toretto? ›

Dom Toretto - ENFJ

The de facto leader of the crew, Dom has been an imposing presence since the first film, when Brian had to win his approval to join his street racing crew and date his sister Mia. While a muscular, intimidating figure, Dom also has a softer side and holds family as a priority in his life.

Why is Dom scared of the Charger? ›

The 1970 Dodge Charger R/T was kept inside the garage of the Toretto House, was built by Dominic and his father in his youth. When his father was killed in a stock race accident by Kenny Linder, Dominic refused to drive the Charger because he was afraid of it.

Why is Dom's son named Brian? ›

By the end of the movie, Dom saved his team and was reunited with his son. At a rooftop barbecue in the final scene, Dom introduced everyone to his child, who he named Brian after late star Paul Walker's character, Brian O'Conner.

What is Dominic Toretto's black car? ›

1970 Dodge Charger R/T - Actual Hero Car driven by Vin Diesel in The Fast & The Furious. This is the actual, screen used, Dodge Charger driven by Vin Diesel in the original The Fast and the Furious movie. It is the most iconic car from any of the Fast & Furious movies.

When did Elena get pregnant by Dom? ›

When did Elena get pregnant? Elena tells Dom in Fate of the Furious that she found out she was pregnant right before Letty returned. That means she probably knew she was pregnant at the end of Fast & Furious 6, and through Furious 7. Elena appeared twice during those films.

Has Dom ever lost a race? ›

Brian's first race — The Fast and the Furious

In Brian's (Paul Walker) first race against Dom (Vin Diesel), he not only loses but also completely blows out his engine.

Who is Toretto's baby mama? ›

Dom has a son named Brian that he didn't know about until film eight, The Fate of the Furious. The boy's mother is Elena, Dom's girlfriend from the time when he thought Letty was dead.

What ethnicity is Dom? ›

The word Dom are used to describe peoples from Middle East, North Africa and Eastern Anatolia Region/Turkey. In Morocco, Sidi Mimoun and Ben Souda groups are among the most known Moroccan Dom groups; they are known for their singing and music.

What religion is Dominic Toretto? ›

The Fast & Furious franchise's main star Dominik Toretto, played by Vin Diesel, is a gruff, quasi-criminal street-racer – but the character is probably Hollywood's most positive depiction of a Christian since Ben Hur. He's a papa bear who sees himself as the father of his family of racers.

How tall is Dom Toretto in real life? ›

Vin Diesel Height, Weight, Wife, Age, Biography & More
Bio
ProfessionActor, Producer, Director, Screenwriter
Famous RolesDominic Toretto in 'The Fast and the Furious.' Richard B. Riddick in 'The Chronicles of Riddick trilogy'.
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 182 cm in meters- 1.82m in Feet Inches- 5'5' 11¾"
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Who did Dom almost beat to death? ›

Second Pinch Point: Dom blows up cars in an attempt to kill Phoenix and gets himself shot in the process. He and Brian steal Braga's drug shipment. Dom then learns that Letty died while working for the FBI.

Why does Dom hate his brother? ›

It turns out that Jakob sabotaged Dad's car so he'd lose the race. And as we're at first led to believe by Dom, Jakob did it to kill the man who raised them. That is why Dom cut Jakob out of his life and why we never heard about him until we were 10 movies deep.

Why does Dom always drink Corona? ›

Rob Cohen, the director of the first film in 2001, wanted Dom to drink Corona because it captured the authenticity of LA's car scene. “I was trying to make an L.A. saga and Corona, to me, just seemed like this iconic, Southern California beer.”

Why did Dom let Brian win? ›

They later went head to head in Fast & Furious, but Dom won that round by cheating. He then backed off, allowing Brian to win a street race in Fast Five as a gift for the impending birth of his son.

Who is Dom's baby Elena? ›

Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel) went rogue to protect his son.

One of the biggest surprises from "F8" was the revelation that Dom had a son with Elena (Elsa Pataky). He found out about the baby when the film's villain, a cyber terrorist named Cipher (Charlize Theron), used Dom's son as leverage so he could work for her.

Did Dom know Brian was a cop? ›

In order to protect Dom, he tells Mia the truth: that's he a cop. She helps him find Dom, so he can save him. Climax: After the hijacking goes bad and Dom learns the truth about Brian, Brian returns to arrest Dom, but is interrupted when Tran shows up and kills one of Dom's team members.

How fast is Dom's Charger? ›

This 1970 Charger R/T is one of the major cars driven in the Fast and Furious movie franchise by 'Dominic Toretto', making its first appearance in the 2001 film 'The Fast and Furious'. Rated around 900 horsepower, it ran a 9-second flat quarter-mile time at Palmdale Speedway.

How much did Dom's Charger sell for? ›

Furious 7 1969 Dodge Charger R/T Stunt Car. (Mecum). Listed as LOT# F211, the car sold for $93,500 after it rolled across the Orlando floor.

How fast can doms Charger go? ›

In 2001's The Fast and The Furious Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel) shows the muscle car to Brian O'Connor (Paul Walker). Dom says his father's drag-racing Charger makes 900 horsepower and can run a 9-second 1/4-mile.

Does Dom have a kid with Letty? ›

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Brian Marcos is the son of Dominic Toretto and Elena Neves, the stepson of Letty Ortiz, the nephew of Jakob and Mia Toretto, and the cousin of Jack and his younger sister.

Did Brian and Mia have a baby? ›

In Fast & Furious 6, Mia and Brian have a child, a baby boy named Jack. She and Brian live in a secluded house in the Canary Islands with Jack and are visited by Dom who informs them that Letty is alive.

Is Elena Dom's wife? ›

Dom and Elena ended their romantic relationship during the events of Fast & Furious 6, which took place in 2013 according to the canonical Fast & Furious timeline. Seeing as that was their last confirmed point of contact, Elena would have been pregnant before the events of Furious 7.

Has anyone beat Dom in a race? ›

Dom is a calm, confident, risk-taking driver. From driving a tank that is on fire to jumping his car off a cliff, Dom can and will do it all. He is so versatile and skilled that there really is no telling what he will Do until he does it. No one can beat Dom and no one has yet.

Why did Dom get 25 years? ›

Dominic Toretto served two years in Lompoc for assaulting Kenny Linder. After avenging Letty Ortiz by killing Fenix Calderon, Toretto was arrested and sentenced to serve 25 years to life with no possibility of parole, in Lompoc.

Is Dom Toretto stronger than Hobbs? ›

Strongest: Dominic Toretto

However, no matter who he is facing, one thing is for sure: Dom will not quit. While Dom may not be as physically imposing at Hobbs (but still plenty jacked), he has the strength to match.

How does Dom have a kid? ›

How does Dom have a kid? Cipher had kidnapped Elena (Elsa Pataky), the Brazilian police officer and former romantic interest of Dom. Not only that, Elena had secretly given birth to Dom's son and had been kidnapped before being able to tell him she was pregnant.

Who is older Mia or Jakob Toretto? ›

Jakob was born the second child of Jack Toretto – younger than star driver Dom, and older than Mia. Like Dom, he was taught about cars by his father from a very young age, helping to build the family Charger and even working on his father's pit crew later during his racing years.

When did Dom and Letty get married? ›

Though you never see the two get married, in "Furious 7" we finally learn the two were married when they were in the Dominican Republic. When you rewatch the short, you see Letty waving around and wrapping a white veil around her neck as she and Dom drive down the road in a white car.

Why did Dom race his brother? ›

While Dom was in prison, Jakob became a famous street racer after winning many races but was challenged by his older brother after the latter learned the truth of Jack's death. Dom challenged him that if he won the race, Jakob would have to leave Los Angeles for good, and Dom won the race.

How old is Dom Toretto in f9? ›

Dominic Toretto
Age40 as of the eighth film
BirthdayAugust 29, 1976 (Virgo)
SexMale
SpeciesUnknown
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What did Dom name his kid? ›

At a rooftop barbecue in the final scene, Dom introduced everyone to his child, who he named Brian after late star Paul Walker's character, Brian O'Conner.

Should Christians watch Fast and Furious? ›

The movie contains strong moral elements and even overt Christian references. These positive elements are tainted, however, by plenty of foul language, several party scenes showing women kissing other women, and unresolved elements of rebellion and lawlessness. Moviegoers should exercise extreme caution.

Who is Toretto's wife? ›

Leticia "Letty" Ortiz is the wife of Dominic Toretto, sister in-law to Jakob and Mia Toretto, and the stepmother of Brian Marcos.

What is Dominic Toretto backstory? ›

Dominic is an elite street racer and auto mechanic. A man with a strong moral code and family values, Dominic began as a career criminal who robbed trucks to support his family. Banned from the professional circuit, Dominic relied on illegal quarter mile races to satisfy his passion for racing.

What is the age difference between Dom and Letty? ›

In one of Brian and Mia's early dates, Brian hears how Dom and Letty got together when he was 16 and she was 15.

Who is the youngest Toretto? ›

Mia Toretto is the youngest of the three children in the Toretto family, being the younger sister to Dominic and Jakob Toretto.

Does Dom have super strength? ›

He Has Superhuman Strength

In fact, his gigantic frame usually prevents violence due to how intimidating he is. There are certainly times when his behemoth stature helps them out of serious situations. While being intimidated by Dom is certainly understandable, the films sometimes exaggerate just how strong he is.

Who did Toretto nearly beat to death? ›

Kenny Linder is a former stock race driver.

Why did Dom turn evil? ›

Dominic Toretto (Vin Diesel) went rogue to protect his son. He found out about the baby when the film's villain, a cyber terrorist named Cipher (Charlize Theron), used Dom's son as leverage so he could work for her. To keep his son safe, Dom betrayed his family and stole an EMP and nuclear war codes for Cipher.

Why does Vince hate Brian? ›

Vince opposed Brian's inclusion into the team, especially since Mia Toretto favored Brian over him. He has a strong sense of loyalty to Dom and considers the team his family.

Is Dom raising Brian's son? ›

The Little Brian Factor

Dom and Letty, who are married, aspire to a quiet life raising Brian Marcos, who's about four years old and referred to as Little Brian. He is Dom's son with the late Elena Neves (Elsa Pataky).

Who did Dominic Toretto beat with a wrench? ›

A week following the accident, Dominic encountered Linder and when given the opportunity, Dominic attacked Linder, beating him with a wrench. Dominic only intended to hit him once but lost control and kept attacking Linder it until he couldn't lift his arm anymore.

Who did Dom cheat? ›

Dominic Brack said he felt "absolutely horrible" about his behavior amid cheating fiasco with Sofie.

Why does Dom Like muscle cars? ›

Rather than use typical models for speed during street races, Dom preferred something with horsepower. His love for this type of car was influenced by Dom's father, another car fanatic, and Dom had a tendency to argue with Brian O'Conner over his friend's loyalty to imports.

Why did Dom forgive his brother? ›

Dom tells Jakob that he was once given a second chance when Brian O'Conner gave him the keys to his Supra and so Dom gives Jakob the keys to his Charger, finally forgiving him for his role in their father's death.

Why Brian is not in Fast 8? ›

Brian, played by Paul Walker, had been the main character of the Fast & Furious franchise since the beginning, and his tragic death during the production of Furious 7 meant that his character had to be written out of the eighth film.

What does Dom say at the end of Fast 7? ›

Dominic Toretto

[last words for Brian] I used to say I live my life a quarter mile at a time. And I think that's why we were brothers, because you did too. No matter where you are, whether it's a quarter-mile away or halfway across the world...you'll always be with me, and you'll always be my brother.

What are the top 10 movie quotes? ›

AFI's 100 YEARS...100 MOVIE QUOTES
  • "Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn." Gone with the Wind (1939) ...
  • "I'm gonna make him an offer he can't refuse." The Godfather (1972) ...
  • "You don't understand! I coulda had class. ...
  • "Toto, I've a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore." The Wizard of Oz (1939) ...
  • "Here's looking at you, kid."

Is Fast and Furious a saying? ›

Rapid and intense. This alliterative phrase dates from the eighteenth century. It appeared in Robert Burns's poem “Tam o' Shanter” (1793): “The mirth and fun grew fast and furious.” It often is applied to extreme gaiety.

What are good car quotes? ›

Car Quotes
  • “Cars bring me sheer joy.” ...
  • “You can know or not know how a car runs and still enjoy riding in a car.” ...
  • “I am emotional about engines, if you hurt my car, you hurt my heart.” ...
  • “Money may not buy happiness, but I'd rather cry in a Jaguar than on a bus.” ...
  • “A dream without ambition is like a car without gas…

What is the most iconic line ever? ›

Famous Movie Quotes
  • “ May the Force be with you.” - Star Wars, 1977.
  • “ There's no place like home.” - The Wizard of Oz, 1939.
  • “ I'm the king of the world!” - ...
  • “ Carpe diem. ...
  • “ Elementary, my dear Watson.” - ...
  • “ It's alive! ...
  • “ My mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. ...
  • “ I'll be back.” -
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What is the most famous line in a movie ever? ›

A jury consisting of 1,500 film artists, critics, and historians selected "Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn", spoken by Clark Gable as Rhett Butler in the 1939 American Civil War epic Gone with the Wind, as the most memorable American movie quotation of all time.

Why did Dom forgive Brian? ›

Dom tells Jakob that he was once given a second chance when Brian O'Conner gave him the keys to his Supra and so Dom gives Jakob the keys to his Charger, finally forgiving him for his role in their father's death.

What are the rarest cars in Fast and Furious? ›

One of the rarest cars ever shown in the Fast saga is the Ferrari FXX. Ferrari is known for their expensive and luxurious supercars, but nothing tops the FXX. The car is briefly seen at the beginning of Fast and Furious 6 at Tej's place in Costa Rica.

What is a car lover called? ›

motorhead (plural motorheads)

How expensive is a good car? ›

Average New Car Price by Vehicle Segment
Average New Car Price by Vehicle Segment
Vehicle SegmentAverage Price
Entry-level luxury car$42,016
Full-size car$36,487
Full-size pickup truck$51,424
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Dec 2, 2020

Are quotes on cars free? ›

Auto insurance quotes should be available for free, either online or over the phone. Major insurers offer a free car insurance quote, as do insurance comparison sites like The Zebra, which allows you to receive quotes from hundreds of the most trusted insurance companies in minutes.

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