1940 Studebaker 4-Door Staff Car

1940 Studebaker Staff Car

4-door sedan

Barn find.

Undergoing Body-on restoration.  Motor, transmission/transfer and axles removed and being rebuilt.

Motor baked, magna-fluxed and decked.  Two part epoxy primed. Oil galleys and exhaust/intake passages ported and polished.  Ready for rebuild.

Interior removed, to be refinshed.

Interior and exterior sheet metal cleaned, epoxy primed and ready for paint.

Motor compartment cleaned, epoxy primed and painted.

Frame cleaned and painted gloss black.

Here are some historic pictures of Studebakers  in action.  Most pics are of the AVG (American Volunteer Group)  in China.