1961 Dodge Another Forgotten Dream Car The Dodge FliteWing was developed to establish Chrysler’s styling and engineering themes for the 1960s. Constructed by Ghia, in Italy, the FliteWing was fully operational and today is one of those Chrysler dream cars that has been largely forgotten. The FliteWing debuted in December 1961. Styled by Virgil Exner, the car’s main design motifs were intended to set the theme for Chrysler’s upcoming 1962 range. And if it looks like a puffed up 1960 Valiant, you are right. It does. That’s was Exner’s intention. This approach to design was the 42