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The Chrysler Royal was an automobile produced by the Chrysler division of the Chrysler Corporation. The Royal name first appeared in 1933 as the Royal Eight, CT. The name was again revived from 1937 to 1950. The Royal represented the entry-level Chrysler during its production, making it the most affordable Chrysler model. The Royal was droped at the end of 1950 model year which made the Chrysler Windsor the entry-level car starting in 1951.
The name was also applied as a trim level of the Chrysler Newport from 1970-72 It would not be reused on any Chrysler branded vehicle. Instead, it was used on Dodge Ram trucks and vans up until the early 1990s.
- Flory, J. "Kelly", Jr. American Cars 1960-1972 (Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Coy, 2004), p.889.
- The Australian Chrysler Royal, Plainsman, and Wayfarer Retrieved from www.allpar.com on 27 March 2010
- Flory, pp.889-90.
- Flory, p.890.
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