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Though the interior in Ben's car isn't absolutely accurate, the '58 Pontiac brocade and Italian leather that Hoglund's Top Shop stitched in the Imperial's pattern is convincing as it is luxurious. It's tough to see, but the window frames in the immediate foreground are ribbed. Legend has it that a craftsman at Queen City Plating insisted on hand-filing the ribs, a process that took three years since it's a process that wears out hands in a matter of hours. Rather than anodized as they were, they now wear chrome.