… was brought out yesterday for the Parade of Heroes honoring healthcare workers and others who helped the city to pull-through the pandemic. IIRC, Chrysler built three of these vehicles, with one going to NYC, one to L.A., and one to remain in Detroit.
Under the skin, it is a '52 Imperial, massively stretched and customized, but Chrysler took all 3 cars back in '55, and re-bodied them to look like a '55 Imperial. This is the same car that has carried astronauts and military heroes in NYC parades for many decades.
Here, you can see the very first person who was vaccinated (a NY Nurse) in the parade car:
And, here is what this behemoth looks like in full view:
What a car!