Studebakers

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Fairlane 500
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Studebakers

Post by Fairlane 500 » Thu 24 Apr 2008, 23:37

those old Studs could go. Anyone remember them? The Champions hanging out the front wheel in corners.

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Re: Studebakers

Post by Killarney Racer » Fri 25 Apr 2008, 10:01

Great cars. My gran had a Champion. I remember two used to come past the bus stop every morning, always hanging the front wheel.
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Gunter - here is a project for you. A good Champion with a decent engine entered into Classics!!

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Re: Studebakers

Post by Gunter » Fri 25 Apr 2008, 11:44

i got way to many projects already,BUT my rubber arm gets twisted very easy!
I got a 550BHP Moparr Wesbank motor lying around doing nothing!
RACECAR spelt backwards spells RACECAR.....

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Re: Studebakers

Post by ZA Perana » Fri 25 Apr 2008, 20:07

My grandad used to have a Starliner....apparently very rare in South Africa...
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Re: Studebakers

Post by FairmontGT » Fri 25 Apr 2008, 20:27

Wheres the silver and golden hawk pictures? Some of the forum members must own one or two of them.
Yes we did build muscle cars in RSA!!!!
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Re: Studebakers

Post by Hi-Fi » Fri 25 Apr 2008, 20:54

Here are some...........

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Re: Studebakers

Post by FairmontGT » Fri 25 Apr 2008, 21:17

Lovely pics thank you - what was the difference between the silver and golden hawks? I am really starting to like them more and more.
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Re: Studebakers

Post by TdL351GT » Sat 26 Apr 2008, 21:04

I just love the Studebakers...all of them, from the trucks all the way to the President.

Here are some more...
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There is no replacement for cubic inches....

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Hi-Fi
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Re: Studebakers

Post by Hi-Fi » Sun 27 Apr 2008, 00:14

And still more.................
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Re: Studebakers

Post by thexyking » Sat 07 Jun 2008, 01:43

I like my station wagons and I'd love one of these:
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