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1928 Erskine. Model 51 panel truck. Featured on the cover of “The Antique Studebaker Review” July-August 2001. It’s the only known model in existence. Beyond rare! Asking $36,000. Serious inquiries only. Ron Erskine, 702-326-2830 or rresports@yahoo.com.   CA       (8-9/18)

1931 Model 54. 5-window coupe. New restoration from frame up. About 3/4 plus  restored. Rebuilt motor, trans, rear. etc. $19,500. George, 717-309-4465 or E-mail gcbott1@aol.com.  (9f)

1936 Dictator. 3AW-1 270. 4-door, original car with a driver restoration, runs well, looks great, nice interior. Colorado title. Offered for $11,050 OBO. Contact Jeff. jglossa@gmail.com   (9f/p)

1947 Champion Regal Deluxe 4-door Sedan. 3-speed overdrive, Hill Holder, heater, radio, directional signals, electric fuel pump and alternator. Good driver. Asking $12,500. Anthony, 609-904-5495.  NJ           (8-12/18p)

1948 Champion Regal Deluxe 4-door Sedan. 28,524 original miles. Black exterior, red leather interior, factory special ordered. Overdrive, Hill Holder, heater, radio. Complete off-frame nut and bolt fresh restoration, complete with drive train. Appraised $35,000 CND. Best offer, call 519-886-3414, located in Waterloo ON, Canada. (5/18-10/18p)

1950 Champion Regal Deluxe Business Coupe. Runs good, new paint and interior. This is number 832 of 849 built in 1950. $20,500. 303-757-3285. Email phloyd@4edisp.net.  CO             (9/18-1/19p)

1950 Champion 4-door.  Good restoration project. 80,000 kms (just under 50,000 mi) on rebuilt motor.  New brakes. New rad. New tires. New 6-volt alternator. Overdrive. $6,500 CDN. Call Tony, 250-749-6570.  BC.         (8-9/18p)

1951 Commander State Convertible. Light yellow with new tan top and boot. Total restoration of interior, exterior, 259 engine, automatic transmission. 124 miles, $38,000. Dick 618-407-6699. IL (5/18-4/19vbp)

1952 Commander 4 door. New paint, interior, chrome, rubber, Vogue radials, tune up, water pump. Runs strong. New battery, original wheels, covers available. $15,995. dick.winslow@yahoo.com. 951-255-0450. East Windsor, CT.    (9-10f/p)

*** SOLD *** 1953 Land Cruiser. Professionally restored, First Place Winner 2017 SDC International Meet, 232 V-8, manual/overdrive, 36,500 original miles. Additional photos available. $19,500 negotiable. 630-776-1454 after 4:00 p.m. CST. IL                                         (9-10/p)

1953 Commander Starliner. Restored by son of original owner. Repainted in original colors. 1963 Hawk 289 engine with automatic transmission. 1962 Hawk front suspension. Southeast Studebaker interior. Mostly NOS trim and re-plated bumpers. Detailed engine compartment and trunk. Call or email for a complete description and more pictures. $20,000. Steve, 309-264-6383, shayes1932@gmail.com.  IL  (9-10/18p)

1954 2-Door Coupe. Rolling body, no hood, no dents, plenty of chrome still wrapped in boxes. No windshield. Stored in a dry barn since 1986. ’57 Silver Hawk 259 engine, Borg Warner transmission, rebuilt torque converter, bell housing, starter, generator, windshield, drive shafts, 15” rims to fit 1954 stock. Extra dash, all side trim and chrome, drive shafts, intakes from 1955 2-door President Coupe. Selling as a package. Sam, 401-640-4094. RI                                                (9/18)

1954 Champion. Must sell for health reasons. Body in good shape, little rust, dent in right door. Hood top and trunk perfect. New tires, brakes, w/cyl, m/cyl, battery. All glass and trim intact. Needs all upholstery. $1400 OBO. Chuck, 520-591-3652. AZ                                                             (9/18v)

1955 Speedster. Fresh restoration 2016. 289 factory engine. Driven 3,000 miles since restoration. Very solid car. Rides, drives beautifully. Fully insulated, rattle free. New correct leather interior. All systems, fuel, brakes, exhaust, springs, shocks new. Age and health issues force sale. Reduced price at $38,000. Call 607-687-1705 or email glawson@stny.rr.com. NY   (9/18p)

1960 Hawk. 60VC2416, 289 V/8, auto, radio, interior black and red. Front split reclining seat. Back-up lights professionally restored. 56,993 original miles. No rust or Bondo. $17,500. Ph 204-888-3386. Manitoba.  (9-10/18p)

1962 Lark Convertible. 6 cylinder, automatic, red, white top. Some restoration. New brakes, floorpans, carpet, good metal. Garaged. Extra parts. Needs top. Good boot. Call 815-274-4750. IL         (9f)

1963 Hawk. New two tone paint, rebuilt 289, power disk brakes, power steering, automatic, new tires, starter, water pump, seat belts, and interior.  $32,000 OBO.  John Smith, 509-548-1627.  WA (8-9/18p)

1963 GT Hawk. R1, cold factory air, tint, P/S, automatic, full gauges, white, black interior, excellent mechanicals, solid southwest car, nice cosmetics.  $11,500.  734-536-6421 MI         (9f)

1963 Lark Regal. 4 door, OHV6, overdrive, Hurst shifter, cruiser seats, Metallic Blue paint. Owned 40 years. Comes with parts. Needs some work. $5,900. 228-861-0628. MS              (9f)

1964 GT Hawk. 289 V/8, Edelbrock 4-barrel (original carburetor available), manual choke, 4 speed, power brakes, power steering. Beautiful Hawk with plenty of power. Clean inside and out including trunk and engine. Everything in good working order except clock. Almost new tires. Custom-cut cloth dust cover. Air conditioning system that can be refurbished and installed. Appraised at $38,000. Copy of appraisal available. Asking $25,000. Call Mike, 609-889-4558. No calls before 11:00 a.m. or after 7:00 p.m. EDT.   NJ                                                    (9/18/p)


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1950 2R5. Restored in 2014. Professional engine rebuild in 2017. $28,000. Contact Steve, 716-818-3241 or steve.tzetzo@verizon.net.  NY                                                 (6-9/18p)

1957 Transtar Deluxe. ¾ ton A/WD, 110” WB, 40,635 miles. Original engine, 259 CI, 3 speed. No radiator, p/w, bed, 2 good Cooper tires, 8-lug wheels, spare tire. Some engine parts missing. Will haul to location meeting within 100 miles radius of Mystic, CT. Serious inquiries only. willcmunson@gmail.com. 980-389-3842. CT    (9/18)

1962 Champ with 259; overdrive. New folding tonneau. Nice interior. Contact for more details. $11,750 drives it home.  Tim at tfortejas69@gmail.com or 410-868-6739. MD             (8-9/18p)

1964 Champ, 8E12-122. Vin# E12-6903, 289, 5 spd overdrive, 87,925 miles, Midnight Blue, not original color, dual factory gas tanks, no dents, some tiny rust blisters on front fenders, long list of replaced or repaired, runs great, have documented history. $10,500 OBO. Sorry no texts. 208-922-4501.  ID        (8-9/18p)


1963 Lark 2-dr sedan, set up for Chevy engine. 1962 Hawk, runs good, $3,900. 1958 Scotchman 4-door, $1,800. Titles. 289 engines, need restoration. More cars.  All sales final.  Ph. 417-831-1980  or 417-840-8770. No calls after 7:00 pm CST. MO  (5/18-5/19)

Studebaker project cars: 1930 Model 53 4 door; 1926 Commander; 1936 Coupe Dictator; 1955 President Coupe; 1956 Golden Hawk; 1948 Commander 4 door; (2) 1937 Coupe Express pickups; 1948 pickup; 1949 pickup flatbed; 1956 half-ton pickup; 1961 half-ton pickup; 1964 1-ton truck; 1957 trailer tower; 1964 tow truck; 1948 Starlight Coupe; 1949 Starlight Coupe; 1948 Champion convertible; 1949 Champion convertible; 1965 2-door Lark; 1966 4-door wagon. Carl, 360-708-3818; 360-854-0301; carlwi@wildblue.net.   WA            (9/18)

1927 Commander, $10,750, ‘63 Cruiser V8 OD, $6,500, ’61 Champ V8 OD, $9,500.  All in good shape.  Leg injury forces sale. Need auto with A/C.  970-209-7814. (9f)

1963 Avanti R-2. 4 spd. Red, black seats, Calif. car, 85,000 mi, $27,500. 1976 Avanti. Silver, red, magnum wheels, luggage rack, hog troughs replaced, $14,500. tescco@gmail.com.   CA           (9f)  


Wanted: 1963 Avanti R2 with 4 speed and matching numbers. Professional restoration. Preferably a California car with AM/FM. All colors and clear title. Call Ron and leave message. 951-330-0858.                                        (4-11/18)

Looking for a 1950-1951 Studebaker, V8 and auto. trans. Prefer a Starlight or Coupe, but a 2-door Commander will work. I also like Hawks, 1957 to 1961. I live near Chico CA and intend to put in A/C thus the V8. I can do minor repairs or something like paint that has to be farmed out. Are there any nice cars for sale in your area? Bill McNelley, 530-872-0465. (9/18)

1963/64 GT Hawk R2 with 4-speed and matching numbers. Professional restoration with AM/FM. All colors and clear title. Call Ron and leave message, 951-330-0858. (7-12/18)


1954 Champion Station Wagon. NOS and used parts. Call Tom, 928-777-0132. AZ        (9f)

Looking for trunk emblem for 1958 Silver Hawk. Please email johnarnette@yahoo.com or call 330-385-2708. Thank you.                                                                 (9f)

1940 Champion: 6” belt line chrome strip in front of driver’s door; glass driver’s rear light lens, rear brakes, heat riser valve. Chuck, studefan1@email.com.                      (9f)


Have many RECONDITIONED RADIOS (again). From 1941 to 1964. Prices from $150 to $450. (All prices plus shipping). Will consider credit for trade-ins and good bezels, faceplates, dial glass and knobs. Also can redo your radio, if desired. Have many operational Packard/Philco as well as some parts for other older model radios.  Dan Skidmore, 3671 Inglewood Blvd, Los Angeles CA 90066. Ph. 310-398-7431 or 310-613-1465 (cell). E-mail: ddskid@outlook.com.       (1-6/18/b)

LARK PARTS some 1950s HAWK up to Larks. Whole Larks, doors, hoods, windshields, engines, transmissions, rear ends. Chrome, speedos, starters. More small parts. All sales final.  Ph. 417-840-8770 or 417-831-1980. No calls after 7:00 pm CST.  MO       (5/18-5/19)

Hawk parts: refurbished r/side coupe bare door, nice! $250. Complete set 56/58 finned brake drums, nice! $400. 53/61 rear glass $100. Intake 4 bbl set up with Edelbrock #1403 carb. Very nice! $625/$650. Delivery to Reedsville swap meet. Call 412-999-6780. Prices firm!!!                               (9-10/18)

1951 Truck Parts. Engine, trans, radiator, dash, heater core, turn signals, hood ornament. 317-392-2425. Leave message.  IN                                                             (9f/pv)

Gaskets for all Studebakers (and related products):  Full overhaul sets, head, manifold, etc.  For details, contact Paul terHorst in NE IL at (cell) 847-558-9732 or (fax) 847-949-1930 or pterhorst@sbcglobal.net.       (2/18-1/19)

StudebakerVendors.com has links to more than 150 vendors doing business on the web.                (3/18-2/19)

Two hubcaps for sale $150.00. Excellent condition. Kathy, kmk4031@aol.com  9f/p

1963 Avanti black bucket seats. Very good condition. If you need them you will not find a better pair. $1,100. Photos available. 760-749-2913, grantcar40@gmail.com. (9f)

Avanti Rear Bumper. Great chrome, not rusty, but has dent and missing rear mounting weldment. $300. Tom, 352-571-4649. Central Florida.                                                   (9f)

New Steel Wheels, 15” x 6”. Replace Lark, Hawk and Avanti 4 1/2” and 5” wheels with radial-ready wheels. For disk & drum brakes. Made in U.S.A, 1820# capacity each, Black powder coated, 2-year warranty. $89 each including lug nuts & Free Shipping! 215-428-9500.     (6/18-5/19)

Converting to 12-volts? The Official 12-Volt Conversion Guide is still just Ten Dollars postpaid. You can order the book and all of the parts you need from Fifth Avenue Antique Auto Parts. 415 Court Street, Clay Center, Kansas 67432. Ph. 785-632-3450 or visit their website: www.fifthaveinternetgarage.com.                  (1-12/18)

NOS and GOOD USED STUDEBAKER PARTS. Wide selection including many hard-to-find and small parts. Detailed list by category at: www.kgworks.ca/studeparts.      (6/18-5/19)

The Official Guide to Modern Gas and Oil for Antique Vehicles is still just $15 postpaid. Order a copy today from Fifth Avenue Antique Auto Parts, 415 Court Street, Clay Center, Kansas 67432.  Ph. 785-632-3450 or website: fifthaveinternetgarage.com. You can also support the Studebaker National Museum by ordering a copy from the gift shop at https://studebakermuseum.org/store.                                                       (1-12/18)

6 and 12 Volt Alternators, 6/12 electric radiator cooling fans, & 6/12 alcohol resistant fuel pumps are among the things you can buy from Fifth Avenue Antique Auto Parts,  415 Court Street, Clay Center, Kansas 67432. Call 785-632-3450 or visit their website www.fifthaveinternetgarage.com. (1-12/18)

So – your car won’t start when it’s hot??   The solution is at hand. Randy Rundle’s new book explains in simple detail how to fix your hot start problems once and for all. To order call 785-632-3450 or send $15.00 to Fifth Avenue Antique Auto Parts, 415 Court Street, Clay Center, Kansas, or visit fifthaveinternetgarage.com. Tell Randy you are a member of the SDC and get free postage.                                                       (1-12/18)

The Official Guide to Shop Kinks and Tech Tips contains over 140 time and money saving tips and is still just Ten Dollars postpaid!  Order from Fifth Avenue Antique Auto Parts, 415 Court Street, Clay Center Kansas 67432. Ph. 785-632-3450 or shop online at fifthaveinternetgarage.com.      (1-12/18)

Studebaker Exhaust Systems for sale. Cars and Trucks. Pipes and complete systems. Call RM Parks, PARKS PIPES, 544 Banta Rd, West Manchester OH 45382. Ph. or Fax 937-678-7565.                    (3/18-2/19v)

The Official Borg-Warner Overdrive Guide is still just $15.00 postpaid. You can order the Guide as well as replacement O/D relays and kickdown switches from Fifth Avenue Antique Auto Parts, 415 Court Street, Clay Center, Kansas 67432. Phone 785-632-3450 or visit their website  www.fifthaveinternetgarage.com.                                           (1-12/18)


Turning Wheels Index includes all 2017 and earlier issues.  Studebaker and the Railroads and other Studebaker books. All available at www.presys.biz or on Amazon.com.  Call 262-689-5893 for info.                       (1-12/18)

WANTED for the Avanti Museum & Guest House. Donations accepted with credit. Will purchase some items. Email: dLindner@mac.com. Ph. 314-973-8686.   IN                               (12/17-12/18)

1963 Dealer Showroom Album. Excellent original.  Complete: tabbed, supplements, additional 1963 items. E-mail for detailed information.  $400, including US shipping. Ltholen@cox.net. Larry Tholen, Wichita, KS (9f)


South Bend/Studebaker watches for sale.  Repair service available; 41 years repair experience. Member NAWCC. Please include SASE. Fred W.H. Fox, 3287 Sheffield Rd., Dayton OH 45449 or call 937-294-8868.         (1-12/18)

1956 Golden Hawk Owners Register. Newsletters, manuals, videos, ads. 1956GoldenHawk.com. Frank Ambrogio, 21654 Wekiva River Rd, Sorrento FL 32776-9233. (3/18-2/19)


Wanted: Auto Restoration Mechanic to finish 1956 Golden Hawk. Frame done, engine and drivetrain installed. Body is on. Have parts to finish. Call Frank Hunter, 412-999-6780.        (9-10/18)

Kar-go Carburetor Specialties. Custom carburetor rebuilding. 3019 Sloan Hgts, Flint MI 48507. 810-309-0672 or kargocarb@aol.com.         (11/17-10/18)

Woodgraining: Concours-quality woodgraining of dashboards and interior trim at reasonable rates, plus specialized detailing of chrome and stainless steel trim offered. Keith Payne, PO Box 490, Purcellville, VA 20134. Ph. 571-442-0625.  www.olddominionoyster.com.     (9/18)


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Free older Stude club monthly bulletins. Most issues of Keystone Keynotes: ‘73-‘82, Antique Studebaker Review: ‘73- ‘80, Skinned Knuckles: ‘76 - ‘80. Not perfect but certainly readable. Pay shipping only. tstang51@hotmail.com, 607-330-2510.

TW back issues from the early ’80’s to present, free local pick up only, Baltimore area, must take all. Robert Moore, interlute@aol.com, 410-309-9929. (9f)



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