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    Post Gone, but not forgotten: The legendary Duesenberg brand

    Gone, but not forgotten: The legendary Duesenberg brand

    Posted on April 19, 2013 by PaulDavenport


    There have been many great American carmakers that have graced the highways and byways of this country over the past 100-plus years. However, just because a manufacturer has made a truly solid ride, that doesn't mean it's going to be a sales hit. This was the case with the Duesenberg marque, the legendary car company that is credited with building what are arguably the most fabulous cars to ever hit the streets.

    Frederick and August Duesenberg started their car company back in 1913 in Des Moines, Iowa, with dreams of creating the great American sports car. As early as 1914, it seemed like the brothers two engineering geniuses had accomplished just that, as their first project, constructed in less than a year, placed 10th in the Indy 500.

    Read full story here: http://coolridesonline.net/news-blog...senberg-brand/

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    They were just too cool for the time.
    Always keep em smokin,,,,then let er drift!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Justa6 View Post
    They were just too cool for the time.
    Saw one cross the auction block in Barrett earlier this year - they are AMAZING looking cars

    You Will Respect My Authoritah!!

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    Smile

    one of the best looking cars of it:s time ,had seen one at a show in Toronto years ago ,it was flawless , cant imagine what it"s got to be worth?


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