Durango 95

Album: Too Tough To Die (1984)

Songfacts®:

  • Written by Johnny Ramone, this song is an instrumental that was inspired by a passage in the book A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess. The characters steal a sports car, which the character Alex calls a "Durango 95." The car was made up for the book, but in the movie it was portrayed by a Probe 16. The reckless youth go for a joy ride, running other drivers off the road along the way, and then drive it into a body of water and watch it sink. This song is supposed to go along with the characters' joy ride.

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