Historic Route 66 - Bluesmobile - Joliet, Illinois, USA.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita
N 41° 28.739 W 088° 04.827
16T E 409792 N 4592494
Quick Description: An exact replica of the Blues Brothers' battered 1974 Dodge Monaco, complete with air raid siren on its roof, is mounted on a pole above a parking lot, of the Route 66 Food N Fuel gas station. Located alongside the Mother Road, in Joliet, Illinois.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 2/22/2015 10:24:15 AM
Waymark Code: WMNDNB
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
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Long Description:
Bluesmobile on a Stick alongside the Mother Road, a new Route 66 roadside attraction.
The replica of the "Blues Brothers" movie car, a 1974 Dodge Monaco police prowler, is set at an angle on top of a pole, so you can get your Route 66 Kodak moment.

The plaque on the pole reads:
"It's got a cop motor a 440 cubic-inch plant. It's got cop tires, cop suspension, cop shocks. It's a model made before catalytic converters so it'll run good on regular gas"

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Address:
2401 S. Chicago St., Joliet, IL
Program: America's Byways

Website: [Web Link]

Official Name: Historic Route 66

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