1957 STUDEBAKER GOLDEN HAWK COUPE - 137745Sold* at Scottsdale 2013 - Lot #988 1957 STUDEBAKER GOLDEN HAWK COUPEhttps://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/137745/137745_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #988 - Fabulous Raymond Loewy design including unmistakable European/Italian influence apparent in the Mercedes like front end and definitely 1950s huge rear fins. 1957 is recognized as one of the best years for this model. It was definitely the luxury performance sports coupe of its time. Stand out mirror gloss black body with gold fin inserts and wheels and correct golden interior. Powered by a 289cid Sweepstakes overhead valve V8 with McCulloch supercharger rated at 275hp. It has a 3-speed transmission and overdrive. Just finished complete frame-up restoration including body and paint, all chrome plated, stainless polished, new interior, detailed undercarriage, overhauled engine and transmission, supercharger completely rebuilt by marque specialist and all new engine accessories including starter, generator, voltage regulator, water pump, radiator and more. Rebuilt driveline and limited slip rear end, all new rubber moldings and correct 670x15 Firestone white wall tires. New windshield, new emblems and decals, tach converted to electronic, clock converted to quartz and original radio converted to AM/FM stereo. New hubcaps, trunk upholstered, seat belts and proper dual rear antennas. New parts are too numerous to list.
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