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1977 Dodge Royal Monaco Brougham: Elwood made it famous

“You traded the Cadillac for this?” “No, for a microphone.” So began Jake’s interrogation of his brother Elwood’s new car at the beginning of the classic 1980 film, The Blues Brothers. The worn, ex-Mount Prospect, Illinois police car was as big of a star as John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd, and is fondly remembered by many movie buffs, including your author.


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I followed Jason's work on this car on FB. Whomever bought it got a real jewel. 

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In this same way the Mercury Marquis was a good lookin' boat especially the coupe.

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