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1957 Dodge Royal Sedan

1957 Dodge Royal Sedan

 

Don’t call them tailfins. According to the Dodge styling department, those are “vertical aerodynamic stabilizers” atop the rear fenders of this 1957 Royal Sedan.

 

The Dodge design team tested scale models of their 1957 body design in the wind tunnel, and the results in the lab were less than conclusive. But this we know for sure: In the showrooms, consumers couldn’t get enough of the futuristic, jet-fighter styling. Dodge sales that year set new records.

 

The Royal shown here is the middle trim level in the ’57 model lineup….

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1957 Dodge Royal Sedan

Never Lookin’ Back with Kenny Wayne Shepherd

 

Grammy winning artist Kenny Wayne Shepherd is just as comfortable working the frets on his Fender guitar as he is wrenching on his Dodge and Plymouth musclecars. This young guitar virtuoso who hails from Louisiana is also a songwriter and producer whose appreciation blues runs deep. His distinct high-energy blues infused rock n’ roll sound is reminiscent of the late Stevie Ray Vaughan with the soul of B.B. King and Eric Clapton mixed in for good measure. His latest video – Never Lookin’ Back is the band’s latest hit and…

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Never Lookin’ Back with Kenny Wayne Shepherd

Keselowski Finishes Third at Darlington

 

Darlington Raceway lived up to its rugged reputation as the track “Too Tough To Tame” Saturday night.  The track played no favorites and in the end, pit strategy and a green-white-checkered finish determined the outcome of the 62nd edition of the Southern 500 with Regan Smith getting his first career victory.

 

Brad Keselowski drove his No. 2 Miller Lite Dodge Charger R/T to his first top-five finish of the season and wheeled the “Blue Deuce” to a third-place finish on the 1.366-mile, egg-shaped oval.  Patience, perseverance…

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Keselowski Finishes Third at Darlington