Jul 03, · The golfer who owns the iconic “General Lee” car from TV’s “Duke of Hazzard” has announced that he will be removing its Confederate flag. Bubba Watson tweeted on Thursday that he will be replacing the controversial flag on the car’s roof with the American flag. May 04, · CMT airs nightly reruns of the show and sponsors the annual DukesFest in Nashville Tenn., an event that last year attracted 70, people and about cars painted to look like the General Lee. This year about "General Lees" are expected at the June event. The car is a Dodge Charger R/T, painted blue instead of orange, and lacking the General Lee 's distinctive insignia. General Lee TV commercials In the General Lee was featured in a commercial spot for xtrmtracker.com style: 2-door coupé.