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Virgil Exner’s “Forward Look”

Virgil Max Exner Sr. was one of the foremost American automobile designers of the 20th century. He was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and attended the University Of Notre Dame for two years. Exner worked in design for General Motors, Loewy and Associates, and Studebaker before eventually finding a home with Chrysler in 1949. It is with Chrysler that Exner did his most important work.