Is the 1974 Dodge Monaco from The Blues Brothers the Best Movie Car of All Time?

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Cars and movies go together like peanut butter and jelly. Any good movie needs a good car-chase scenes, or at least a few dialogue scenes that occur in a car. Recently, MSN Autos took it upon themselves to rank the 20 Best Movie Cars of All Time.

Making the list was the 1974 Dodge Monaco from “The Blues Brothers.” So why did the car make this list (for reasons other than its awesomeness)? Here is what MSN Autos had to say:

This police cruiser, aka the Bluesmobile, was the beat-up chariot of choice for Jake and Elwood Blues in the 1980 comedy “The Blues Brothers,” replacing a beloved that Elwood had traded for a microphone stand, much to Jake’s dismay. But, as Elwood famously noted, the car had “a cop motor … cop tires, cop suspension, cop shocks” and a 440-cubic-inch engine. They would need all of it to outrun…

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