Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance Starts Principal Photography

Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance writer/directors Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor announced via Twitter that filming started on Monday for the February 17, 2012 release:

principal photography on ghost rider SOV begins today!!!

idris elba, helicopters, motorcycles, russian arm and the the Transfagarasanul…. HOLY SH*T

In related news, The Associated Press reported more on the filming at Romania’s Transfagarasan highway, which is more than 6,560 feet tall at its highest point. The winding highway will be used for motorcycle stunt scenes in the movie, with an actor doubling for Nicolas Cage.