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(56J-K7) Studebaker Golden Hawk - 56GHMD
Model Information
YEAR: 1956
SERIES: 56th
MODEL NAME: Studebaker Golden Hawk
MODEL NUMBER: 56J-K7
VIN NUMBER: 6031654
General Information
FOUND WHERE: Canon City, CO
FOUND CONDITION: Good
CURRENT LOCATION: Sarasota, FL
CURRENT CONDITION: Excellent
PLANNED USE: Show Car
Interior Information
INTERIOR CODE: 8443
INTERIOR DESCRIPTION: Light and dark Rose Mist, all-vinyl
Exterior Information
PAINT CODE: 5637
PAINT NAME: Mocha, Doeskin
EXTERIOR DESCRIPTION: Second color scheme, Mocha on bottom, roof and trunk insert
Drivetrain Information
ENGINE: 352 8cyl
ENGINE SERIAL: S2555
TRANSMISSION: Twin Ultramatic
Other Information
OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT: Power steering, AM radio
VEHICLE HISTORY/
PROJECT STATUS:
Third owner, since 1995.  Original engine replaced in 1956 at 9,960 miles due to "defective valve train," according to original owner.  Block has no S/N but turquoise paint was found on some parts of the now red-orange painted block, verifying probable replacement scheme similar to PSTB 55T-33 for 5560 Clipper Customs .  Engine and Ultramatic rebuilt at 85,000 miles, now unknown, but probably over 200,000 miles.  Painted with Spies-Hecker paint, complete Phantom Enterprises all-vinyl interior.
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Modification Detail:
No modifications other than radiator cooling fan and radial tires.
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