1948 Studebaker Champion Starlight Coupe Delux, Vin#: G325114
This vintage are remembered for their eclectic styling, influenced by the aircraft of the time. It is a time capsule of one of the most unique cars of the post war period.
The Studebaker Champion was a styling sensation that predicted design trends for the auto industry as a whole. With only 8,898 made; only a handful remain. When was the last time you've seen one??
Great-looking frame off restoration done on this classic! Smooth running 170 cubic inch inline 226 ci 6-cylinder engine.
Single carb 3-Speed Manual Transmission with Automatic Overdrive.
Optioned With Exterior Windshield Sun Visor, Rear Fender Skirts, Heater, Clock.
Factory Peacock Green with (factory correct) Rodeo Tan & light Peacock Green pinstripe mohair interior.
All New Chrome And Polished Stainless Steel, Full Factory Wheel Covers And New Radial White Wall Tires.
Original front floor mat and rear seat carpeting, in Great Condition.
Near perfect dash (just needs wood panel that fits around gauges, sanded, polished and reapplied).
Steering wheel paint is starting to chip a little.
Door panels and headliner all in great condition.
Excellent chrome & badging.
Studebaker Thermo-Controlled Climatizer & original AM push button radio & factory clock (not working). ?
Factory steel wheels, trim rings and wheel covers & Whitewall tires.
Mileage unknown (first digit eligible).
Garage kept, pampered and serviced. ?Ready to take on the road or to a show.
Safe, Comfortable, Reliable, Enjoyable Driving.
A 65-year old collector's classic rides and handles great!
Trades considered... ideally a circa 1960 Plymouth Valiant or similar look (model and make) with slant 6 automatic push button transmission, or a Toyota Prius.
Available for hire for photo-shoots, film and/or TV.