The Tricky Dicky Buy Of The Week: Studebaker Family Wagon!

Say it's 1982. Would you buy a '61 Studebaker Lark wagon with "family rust" and "factory air in the tires" from this man? By comparison, Dominion Motors in Winnipeg could give you a better buy » 10/10/08 11:00am 10/10/08 11:00am on that car, and all with 6.25% interest! Actually, we'd really love to have that very wagon right now, but it's probably…

DOTS-O-Rama Sunday: Studebaker Cruiser, With Bonus Boler Trailer

Even though 1964 was the last model year for Studebakers built in the United States, Canadian production continued through 1966. I'm guessing this Lark Cruiser, which Project Car Hell Song creator Jack Astro photographed while visiting Victoria, B.C., is a '65, but it could be a '64 or a '66. Jack also shot a pretty… » 6/22/08 3:15pm 6/22/08 3:15pm

Project Car Hell: IRS-ized V8 MGB-GT or 1963 Studebaker Avanti?

The majority of voters felt that an eternity spent wrenching on a pair of Willys Station Wagons would be preferable to eternity spent with a '58 Pontiac/'62 Mercedes-Benz combo, according to last Friday's Choose Your Eternity poll. That's fine, but what if you'd prefer endless toil on a hopeless challenging fast car?… » 4/14/08 5:20pm 4/14/08 5:20pm

Get Disc Brakes Or Taste Death: Studebakers For 1963

Since we're in a Studebaker mood today, let's see how the doomed South Bend automaker tried to pitch their products during their last year building cars in the United States. You can get a flat floor and lots of rear seat room in the Lark, or the fastest production car in the world when you got the Avanti. What's it… » 3/11/08 1:00pm 3/11/08 1:00pm

1960 Studebaker Lark Craves Rocky Mountain Oysters

With all these DOTS Bonus Edition cars lately, Kitt wants us to be sure we don't forget that her neighborhood in Denver is bursting at the seams with quality vintage iron. Last week our DOTSBE Denver machine was the Apocalypse-Ready Bronco, and now we're going to follow up yesterday's Seattle Stude with another South… » 3/11/08 11:00am 3/11/08 11:00am

Studebaker Wagonaire: It's All About The Safety!


Sure, we've already seen a Classic Ad Watch post today, but when TinaChow sent this in... well, it was so good that I couldn't wait any longer to share it. You could get disc brakes as an option on the 1963 Studebaker Lark Daytona Wagonaire, which would make it quite safe... that is, until you packed the kids, the… » 1/08/08 3:00pm 1/08/08 3:00pm