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RealRides of WNY - 1959 Studebaker Lark

Hard to tell unless you really look, but this 1959 Studebaker Lark is based on the South Bend manufacturer’s 1953 models’ body shell. A nip here and a tuck there made for styling updates which pretty much helped Studebaker hang on right into the mid-1960s, when they finally ran out of gas. And cash. Saw this wagon in the car corral at the recent Studebaker Swap Meet at the Chautauqua C


THE CAR STUDEBAKER SHOULD HAVE MADE?by Jim Corbran, Automotive ColumnistAlthough it’s not the only mid-fifties Studebaker convertible in existence, it’s certainly one of the more handsome examples.I came across this custom-built beauty at last week’s Studebaker Swap Meet held at the Chautauqua County Fairgrounds in Dunkirk. Syracuse residents Victor and Connie Oliver found themse