1953 Studebaker Champion Pro Street 2-Door Car.
Chassis and rear by Ken's Kustom Chassis in Leesport, PA. Rear is a strange 9" Ford center section with 4:11 gears and 35 spline axles with a billet Detroit Locker and AFCO double adjustable shocks. Front end is a Mustang II clip by Fat Man Fabrications with a tubular A arms with Carrera coil over shocks and Mustang rack. The center section of the frame is original. Wiring is a Ron Francis kit installed by the consignor. Wheels are Custom American Racing Torque Thrust II. 14X15 rear with Mickey Thompson Sportsman 31X18.50 and front 4X15 with 26X7.50. The rear brakes are from ECI they are Pontiac rotors and Cadillac calipers. The fronts are late model Camaro. The motor is a GM crate built by Steve Kaliher of Frackville, PA. The mufflers and oval pipe for the exhaust are by Spin Tech of Riverside California. All the fittings and braided hose are by Russell Performance. The cooling system is by Evans with a Fluidyne radiator. The transmission is a Chevy turbo 350 reworked. The interior has Auto Meter gauges in the original dash with carbon fiber accents by Travis Snyder. Bucket seats are from a 2000 Subaru Forster. Carpet and interior cloth were done by C.J. Young of CJ's upholstery in Locustdale, PA. With all the original moldings and handles used. The front fenders and hood and trunk lid are fiberglass by The Glass Shop in Bel Air, Maryland. All body work was done by Chuck, Dustin, and Drew Miller of Birdsboro, PA. Metal fab work by Walter Staller in Schuylkill Haven, PA and Metal Service in Reading, PA. Paint is water based, color is Sparklesent Mango by Auto Air Colors in East Granby, CT applied by Bob Barber and Chuck Miller of Paintworks Pottstown, PA. The grille and lower trim is chrome paint by ALSA Corp. in California. The frame is painted with POR-15 paint. Roll bar and under carriage metal painted with Rust-Oleum Stainless Steel color paint. Any parts that were chromed were done by Qual Krom of Erie, PA. This car was restored in 1980 and and won a National Award in 1983. Service book, repair receipts, and build scrapbook are included. Car was featured in "Super Rod" Magazine in April, 2007. CAR IS SOLD AS IS. PLEASE INSPECT THOROUGHLY BEFORE BIDDING.