Tuesday, August 7, 2012

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SIXTY YEARS AGO,
THERE WAS A "GRAND AGE"
OF AUTO DESIGN

Case in point . . .

Behold the 1959 Studebaker Silver Hawk!
(South Bend, Indiana)

o Six cylinder, 169 cubic inch, 180 horse power
o Automatic transmission
o 2-door, 6 passenger
o Pillared coupe body
o Regal chrome trim

With that distinctive front grill
and those magnificent fins.

Domestic U.S. production -- 1,942 cars
Manufacturer's Suggested Price -- $2,360

1959 Studebaker Silver Hawk,
with that red paint job!

What a car, what a car!





5 comments:

  1. oh là là ! how much I love these old cars !
    that red is wonderful !
    truly beautiful shots

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  2. $ 2,360 is a price that's good!
    I like this car is a gem and is very well kept ...
    I paint pink ...
    :)
    Sky Kisses!

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  3. This silver hawk took my heart away. True Rick...WHAT A CAR! WHAT A CAR!

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  4. Great pictures from a stunning car!! The cars were simply more beautiful this time!

    best regards - isabella

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