Heres something you wont see today, a car with five names. Count them, five: presenting the 1956 Dodge Custom Royal Lancer D-500. But then, the automakers tended to take everything over the top in the 1950s. Its what makes the cars of the era so memorable.
The mouthful of names makes its own kind of sense once you break it down: Custom Royal indicates the top-of-the-line trim level in the 56 Dodge lineup, which also included Coronet and Royal.
Lancer refers to the pillarless hardtop body style;…Read More