What year Charger was the General Lee?

What year Charger was the General Lee?

On November 11, 1978, a stuntman on the Georgia set of “The Dukes of Hazzard” launches the show’s iconic automobile, a 1969 Dodge Charger named the General Lee, off a makeshift dirt ramp and over a police car.

What engine is in a 1968 Dodge Charger?

The base engine was a 230-horsepower, two-barrel carburetor 5.2-liter 318-cubic-inch V8 with conventional “wedge” style combustion chambers. A 290-horsepower two-barrel or 330-horsepower version of the 6.2-liter, 383-cubic-inch edition of this engine were available options.

How many 68 Chargers did Dukes of Hazzard destroy?

The Dukes of Hazzard ran 147 episodes over 7 seasons and a large number of 1969 Chargers were destroyed in filming. Some sources place the figure at over 300.

What was the only car to beat the General Lee?

In the Reunion storyline, the “Double Zero” was the only car to have ever beaten the #GeneralLee in an overland race.