Our Studebaker Lark 1960 firing up for first trip around the block in 6 years.
Our 1960 Studebaker Lark VII. Its been sitting in the garage for around 6
years in bare metal condition. We took all the chrome off in the hopes we
were going to eventually repaint it and fix its minor problems. We just
dont hav ethe money or time at this point in our lives so we fired her up
for one last trip around the block before we sell her. By the way, if
ANYONE is interested and can make it to the portland oregon area....we are
selling it! 1960 Studebaker lark 259 V8 automatic. $2500 OBO.
Studebaker US6 "Frozen In Time" (Engine Overhaul)
In the summer of 2009 this 1945 Studebaker US6 was brought back to life and
driven 75 miles back to civilization after being abandoned in the remote
Alaskan wilderness and "frozen in time" for two decades. Now in June 2013
the old war horse is getting some much needed TLC and a new lease on life.
This truck was built on May 23, 1945 -the day Himmler commits suicide.
My 1963 Lark at Infineon Raceway
1963 Studebaker Lark drag racing at Infineon Raceway 11/30/08
289 Studebaker V/8 4Barrel Edelbrock carb and an Isky cam. OE 3:31 gears
and stock auto trans.
Brenda's Studebaker burns it up!
OK in most sports men and women compete separately, segregated. But in
motor sports that's not the case, two cars, two drivers face off and may
the best person win. But there is more to racing than just competing. This
is Brenda in her Studebaker. She's a trophy winner with her Model-T.
Turbo MegaSquirt Studebaker gets a record @ SpeedWeek 2008
Gary Hart and crew (Mike and Richard Collison along with Mike's wife
Shirley, Gary's wife Sandy, and Jerry Hoffmann) headed back out to the land
of wide open salt at Bonneville Raceway this year for SpeedWeek 2008 to try
again for the AA/BGALT record, and this time Gary brings it home! Check
this video out for an in car view of the record breaking pass, complete
with overlay of the radio calls made of the times as they were called out.
The car is a 53 Studebaker with a 515ci big-block Merlin and twin Garrett
turbo's. Put down just over 700whp and
about 750wtq on a MustangDyno at 10psi and we
had the Boost at 13.5psi for this
record run so you could add another 100 or so to both of those numbers, at
See the web page linked above for more info on the car, or this page for
more details on our trip to SpeedWeek 2008 and the process of what it took
to get the record, and then step it up even faster (he took the same record twice this