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10-02-2014, 09:29 PM
I have a VIN plate from a 1940 Champion. I got it from a rusted hull in Ft Bragg California
in the early 1980's. The body was so rusted I could not tell it was a Studebaker until
I found the VIN plate.
The plate its self is in good condition.
The VIN is G806064.
What is this worth?

10-04-2014, 12:43 PM
I don't know if it's worth anything or not. If it turns out there is no buyer or market, I would ask Andy at the Studebaker Museum if they collect such items for posterity.

10-04-2014, 01:34 PM
Welcome to the Forum.

Unless you have title to the car to go along with the serial number (S/N) plate, I can't see it being of much value to anyone. I guess there is a collector for everything. Put it on eBay with a 10 cent starting bid (plus your shipping cost - probably an envelope and stamp) and see what it brings.

10-05-2014, 10:12 AM
It's not worth much, and I can tell you that it's a late 1940 Champion.

10-05-2014, 10:49 AM
All vim plates are worth something , some more than others, if some one is in need of a 40 champion vin plate it is worth something and in California getting a title to match is not problem but does cost from $200.00-250.00 to get, been there done that and have a box of old vin plates.