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10-07-2013, 05:43 PM
A couple of moths age there was a thread about Studebaker named streets. Here is a list for my newsletter several years age.

Here are some Studebaker names that are currently being used in Los Angeles and Orange counties for the streets.

Lark Ct. Mt. Washington area
Lark Lane Laurel Canyon
Lark Ave. Placentia
Lark Circle Fountain Valley
Lark St. Anaheim
Studebaker Rd. Long Beach, Cerritos, Lakewood, Downey & Norwalk
Studebaker St. Irvine
Hawk Drive Palmdale
Hawk Lane Glendale
Hawk Lane W. Palmdale
Hawk Circle Anaheim
Hawk Lane Fountain Valley
Hawk Road Walnut
President Ave. Harbor City
President Dr. Malibu
President Pl. Costa Mesa
Champion Pl. Alhambra
Champion Ave. Westminster
Champion Lane Huntington Beach
Erskine Drive Anaheim
Erskine Drive Pacific Palisades
Rockne Ave Whittier
Conestoga Way Anaheim
Conestoga Dr. Rolling Hills Estates
Daytona Circle Huntington Beach
Daytona Ave. La Puente
Garford St. Long Beach
Silver Hawk Dr. Pomona

There are some good Studebaker names that are still waiting for streets, like Avanti, Commander, Wagonaire, Dictator and Cruiser.

10-07-2013, 05:48 PM
I came across Ganatelli Road in Palermo Sicily. cheers, junior.

stude dude
10-07-2013, 06:37 PM
We have a Studebaker Street nearby in a new industrial estate, along with many other names from the horse drawn era (cabriolet, brougham, hackney, phaeton and Conestoga! I am pretty sure some of these nice new street signs will go missing very soon.


10-07-2013, 07:18 PM
My driveway is STUDEBAKER DR. jimmijim

10-07-2013, 08:35 PM
There is a Starlite Drive (I know, spelled wrong) in Keyes, Ca.

10-07-2013, 10:15 PM
Transtar Trail in Vail Arizona.

10-07-2013, 10:31 PM
A couple of moths age there was a thread about Studebaker named streets.



Dwain G.
10-07-2013, 11:31 PM
In 1961 my little '50 Champion dropped dead at an intersection north of Long Beach. I'll always remember that because when I looked at the road signs to see where I was, it was Studebaker Road and Imperial Highway. There was an auto parts store on one of the corners then (Pep Boys maybe?), and I got pushed into their parking lot. Generator, regulator, and battery later and I was good to go again.

10-08-2013, 12:44 AM
South Bend has a Studebaker St. Ironically it's very close to the Bendix plant, but unfortunately it's also one of the roughest parts of town.

Stu Chapman
10-08-2013, 07:38 AM
Hamilton Ontario has a street named South Bend Avenue. And we're hoping to have the portion of Ferrie Street, where our head office was located, re-named Studebaker Drive in the future.

Stu Chapman

Commander Eddie
10-08-2013, 08:59 AM
I'm not sure we will see a "Dictator" Avenue anytime soon.

dusty taylor
10-08-2013, 09:41 AM
There is a Lark st. in Springfield MO.

10-08-2013, 10:31 AM
Last week while looking for the 'Airport' Courthouse (near LAX here in Los Angeles) I learned that there is a Parkview Drive North and South near N. Douglas Street. Other streets in the area include N. Nash Street, Hornet Way, and Continental Blvd. :!:
Yes, I am aware those last two are likely not named for cars.

Dick Steinkamp
10-08-2013, 10:57 AM
Lark Avenue in Los Gatos, CA...


10-08-2013, 12:32 PM
There's a "studebaker Road" in each of these California cities....Long beach, Norwalk, Cerritos, Downey, Irvine, Placerville, Los Altos. Probably more in every state...

10-08-2013, 08:23 PM
Lark St. in San Leandro, Ca. night hawk circle in Roseville and the builder of the houses was Avanti builders. also just around the corner is Champion Oaks dr.

Mark L
10-09-2013, 05:39 PM
What about landmarks? There is a Studebaker Ridge to the northwest of Mt. St. Helens. I tried to find why it was named such, but couldn't find anything.

Mark L

10-09-2013, 08:57 PM
Along old Rte 66 south of Springfield IL, I ran across Studebaker Ave. Dan Booth's Nostalgic Motors is located on Avante Drive in Wixom, MI.

10-09-2013, 10:29 PM
We have Lark Street and Champion Road not far from my place in Victoria Australia.