August 30, 2007

Today In Automotive History

1916 : Heaslet Special debuts

Studebaker announced the release of the Heaslet Special, a semi-custom touring car. The car was named in honor of Studebaker's vice president of engineering, James G. Heaslet.

Posted by Quality Weenie at August 30, 2007 09:16 AM | TrackBack

I miss Studebakers. Not only were they neat cars, especially the ones that looked the same front and back but the Studebaker trucks had much to do with our victory in WW2.

Posted by: Peter at August 30, 2007 01:37 PM