Somewhere between 256 and 321 “General Lee” cars were created and mostly destroyed during the series.
Less than 20 in various states of disrepair still exist.
Despite popular belief, there were no 1970 Chargers used in the series according to all the car builders.
- 1 Where is the original General Lee?
- 2 How much did the Dukes of Hazzard car sell for?
- 3 Why did the Dukes of Hazzard get Cancelled?
- 4 Who owns the General Lee car?
- 5 Is there a real Hazzard County?
- 6 What kind of car was the original General Lee?
- 7 How much is the General Lee car worth?
- 8 What was the original General Lee?
- 9 How much horsepower did the General Lee have?
- 10 Who is still alive from the Dukes of Hazzard?
- 11 What kind of car did Daisy Drive?
Where is the original General Lee?
This is the 6th General Lee and the last Georgia Lee as well as the only surviving Georgia General Lee. Many enthusiasts, as well as the original builders, have called this the Holy Grail of all General Lees, it is a time capsule. The first season of Dukes of Hazzard was filmed in Georgia.
How much did the Dukes of Hazzard car sell for?
A version of the General Lee — a 1969 Dodge Charger made famous in the television show “The Dukes of Hazzard” — fetched a winning bid of nearly $10 million Friday in an online auction.
Why did the Dukes of Hazzard get Cancelled?
John Schneider is blasting TV Land for its decision to erase from its schedule — due to its depiction of the Confederate flag — reruns of The Dukes of Hazzard, the wholesome show that made the actor a teen idol in the 1980s.
Who owns the General Lee car?
The 1969 Dodge Charger, known as the General Lee, in the Dukes of Hazzard, is one of the most iconic television vehicles of all time. Now the General Lee, owned by the man who played Bo Duke is going up for auction. One of the most recognizable vehicles from the early 1980’s is going on the auction block.
Is there a real Hazzard County?
Now, we Georgians know Hazzard County doesn’t really exist, but Covington, Georgia certainly does! Covington actually served as a filming location for The Dukes of Hazzard. Production of the show began in November 1978 and the first five episodes were filmed primarily on our historic town square.
What kind of car was the original General Lee?
The General Lee (sometimes referred to as simply “the General”) is a 1969 Dodge Challenger driven in the television series The Dukes of Hazzard by the Duke boys, Bo and Luke, along with cousins Coy and Vance (in season 5).
How much is the General Lee car worth?
Whether or not the car is worth nearly $10 million is certainly up for debate, but there’s no denying it’s one hella cool car. Schneider actually owned the car before it appeared on “The Dukes of Hazzard” and leased it to Warner Bros. for use in the show.
What was the original General Lee?
The General Lee was a 1969 Charger, but some of the cars filmed were doctored 1968 models.
How much horsepower did the General Lee have?
This version featured a 375-horsepower, 440-cubic-inch, Magnum V8 engine, according to the studio. It had been souped up with a racing carburetor, heavy duty suspension parts, and custom wheels and tires.
Who is still alive from the Dukes of Hazzard?
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