Stunning, well documented,
award winning and a two-time TV celebrity, owning this
beauty will give you plenty to talk about and most
importantly, enjoy. This Golden Hawk received a "Six
Figure" restoration by "The
Guild of Automotive Restorers" in 2003/2004 and was
featured/documented on the TV Show "Restoration
Garage" in 2 segments of the Velocity Channel.
Currently protected and preserved as
part of a prominent Texas auto collection. One of
only 4,356 produced, ready to go...
initial completion, the car was driven to the
International Studebaker Meet in Charlotte, North
Carolina. At this event it won First place in its class
with a score of 385 out of 400. Points were lost (2) for
not original floor mats, (2) for spare wheel cover
(apparently it was sold without one originally), (2) not
original emblems on hub caps and (9) points were lost for
presentation. Given that they drove the car from Ontario
to North Carolina (12+/- HRS). The judges said it was
“dusty”. Even still, it placed higher than cars that were
trailered... (The Guild - Actual Quotes)
noted, a "Johnny Lightning" die cast model for the 57
Studebaker Hawk was modeled after this "actual car" and
several of those die-cast models, trophies/awards and
documents are included...
Please visit our "Narrated"
17 minute HD Video, detailed 68+ high resolution category
specific photo link(s). We welcome your call anytime, specific
questions and/or purchase consideration...
Black/Artic White coves, Vin#
6103674, Body Cowl Tag# 57K7 3608, Engine 289 CID V8
Paxton Super Charged (275HP@4600-RPM) & 3
speed Flight-O-Matic automatic transmission.