"Radar Love" is a song by the Dutchrock band Golden Earring. The single version of "Radar Love" reached #13 in the US. It hit the top 10 in many countries, including the United Kingdom, Australia, Germany and Spain.
1999: In the film Detroit Rock City when Trip throws a slice of pizza out the passenger side window of a moving Volvo and onto the windshield of a car full of "Stellas" and "Guidos," causing a confrontation, "Radar Love" plays.
The lyrics of the Devin Townsend song "Radial Highway" cite a passage of the first verse of "Radar Love".
The song is featured as one of the background music tracks in the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis version of the video game Rock N' Roll Racing. However, the song was omitted from the Super Nintendo and Game Boy Advance ports of the game.
In 2013, the song appeared in promos for the launch of Fox Sports 1.
In 2013, the song was featured in a preview of Grand Theft Auto V. It was cut from the definitive version of the video game.
Was one of ESPN's first theme songs for its NASCAR coverage.