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Suburban museum: ‘Dukes of Hazzard' car with Confederate flag to stay

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

VOLO, Ill. - A northern Illinois auto museum has no plan to stop displaying a Dodge Charger from the “Dukes of Hazzard” television show with the Confederate battle flag painted atop the vehicle.
Statues of Confederate generals and soldiers are being taken down across the country, NASCAR has banned the flag from its races and the Confederate emblem is being removed from the Mississippi state flag.
But the Volo Auto Museum about 50 miles northwest of Chicago says the famed “General Lee” from the first season of the TV show isn't going anywhere, according to a weekend report in the Crystal...
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North suburban auto museum will keep its 'Dukes of Hazzard' car with Confederate flag

North suburban auto museum will keep its 'Dukes of Hazzard' car with Confederate flag

1 month ago   |   By ABC

A north suburban auto museum plans to keep a car that has a Confederate flag painted on its top.
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