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The 1950 Studebaker Design Nerds Go Gaga Over


Wall Street Journal (subscription) - Mar 21, 2017
Tracey Smith, an executive vice president at the automotive company Carroll Shelby International, from San Pedro, Calif., on her 1950 Studebaker Champion, as told to A.J. Baime. I used to have a bad habit of staying up late and playing around on eBay.
 

Denny Merritt's Salvaged Studebaker Pickup


Hot Rod Network - Mar 24, 2017
Dennis Merritt, owner of this beautiful 1948 Studebaker pickup truck, says he can trace his love for vehicles back to when he was about 8 years old. That's when he first modified his bicycle to impress the girls. Now retired from his railroad career ...
 

A Look Back: Remembering South Bend's Anne Studebaker Carlisle ...


South Bend Tribune - Mar 13, 2017
Anne Studebaker Carlisle, the daughter of one of the founders of Studebaker Corp., was a woman of power in her own right. Photo provided/The History ...
 

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Studebaker books

Cuba's Car Culture: Celebrating the Island's Automotive Love Affair


by: Tom Cotter

Welcome to Cuba's automotive time capsule, filled with classic cars.

The story of how Cuba came to be trapped in automotive time is a fascinating one. For decades, the island country had enjoyed healthy tourism trade and American outpost status, and by the 1950s it had the highest per capita automotive purchasing of any Latin American country - its middle class ensured an interesting variety of vehicles plying the roads. But when Cuba fell to communist rebels in 1959, so ended the inflow of new cars.
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Studebaker: The Complete History


by: Patrick Foster

The Studebaker history is a short one, and a sad one at that, but inside Studebaker, you'll find a meticulously crafted history of the early automobile. Studebaker began business as a builder of covered wagons. By 1921 they were the number four automaker in the nation. By 1932 they were bankrupt. And for Studebaker, one of the most remarkable stories in American automotive history, that was only the beginning. Studebaker: America's Most Successful Independent Automaker tells the full and fabulously colorful history of this icon of the American automotive scene.
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Virgil Exner: Visioneer: The official biography of Virgil M. Exner, designer extraordinaire


by: Peter Grist

The story of a man that brought his own personal style to the world of industrial design, from automobiles to powerboats. Some 50 years after his design masterpieces wrested styling leadership away from General Motors - Harley Earl. Thirty four years after his untimely death, Virgil Exner's name still remains inexorably linked to the Chrysler Corporation in the minds of car enthusiasts worldwide.

For an all too brief period, Exner's name epitomised all that was great and exciting in America.
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The Studebaker Family in America 1736 - 1976


by: Walter Carlock; Alvin Faust; Irene Miller; Studebaker Family National Association

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Studebaker: Less Than They Promised (1 of 2)


1983 PBS documentary about the famed independent carmaker, which started out building horse-drawn carriages, transitioned to building automobiles, and ...
 

The Studebaker Museum


The Studebaker Museum in South Bend Indiana shows the history of Studebaker buggies, wagons. and a few automobiles as well! -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Please ...
 

Studebaker Commercial (1950)


Studebaker Commercial (1950)
 

Studebaker Today


This film tells about the then-current goings on at Studebaker corporation.
 

History of Studebaker Corporation