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.
We spotted the real thing recently in Revelstoke, British Columbia. Well, maybe it wasn’t the actual car from the movie, but it was a real cop car with all the right stuff including the police ‘Pursuit Vehicle’ badge.
More than just a replica, this car looked like it might have chased down a few perps in it’s day, judging from the original equipment inside, including the SCMODS (State County Municipal Offender Data System) display:
Note also the 140 mph speedometer. More info on 74 Monaco cop cars is here.
Best of all, the Blues Brothers were there for the car show. Well, almost… they were a really cool tribute act by the name of Blues Brothers Too. Check them out live at the car show: