0009 - Virgil Exner

One of the most influential and extraordinary vehicle designers, Virgil Exner was famous for his “Forward Look” cars at Chrysler in the 1950s. But he was ultimately fired from that job and went on to start a neo-classic wave that turned into the broughamization of cars in the 1970s.

In this episode:

  1. The podcast points to the article by Jim Cherry on Virgil Exner.

  2. We talked about the Plymouth XN-R written about by Jim Cherry.

  3. The Chrysler Norseman

  4. 1950 Chrysler K310

  5. Mercer Cobra

  6. Exner’s Duesenberg revival

  7. Dodge Firearrow

  8. Renwal cars

  9. Dual Ghia

  10. Raymond Loewy

  11. Autobooks-Aerobooks automotive book store.