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    Remember when Kelly tried to exhibit the STudebaker SUV and GM got an injunction against it?

    What is GM goingto do with this.

    Look at #10

  • #2
    You mean the "Dongfeng Mengshi?"
    GM would have to watch their step with so much to lose from messing with China. That seems to be the fastest growing area in the world right now along with India.

    60 Lark convertible
    61 Champ
    62 Daytona convertible
    63 G.T. R-2,4 speed
    63 Avanti (2)
    66 Daytona Sport Sedan
    59 Lark wagon, now V-8, H.D. auto!
    60 Lark convertible V-8 auto
    61 Champ 1/2 ton 4 speed
    62 Champ 3/4 ton 5 speed o/drive
    62 Champ 3/4 ton auto
    62 Daytona convertible V-8 4 speed & 62 Cruiser, auto.
    63 G.T. Hawk R-2,4 speed
    63 Avanti (2) R-1 auto
    64 Zip Van
    66 Daytona Sport Sedan(327)V-8 4 speed
    66 Cruiser V-8 auto


    • #3
      We should also point out that GM does a lot of business in China.
      Their Chinese built Buicks are selling very well.

      '59 Lark VI Regal Hardtop
      '59 Lark VI Regal Hardtop
      Recording Secretary, Long Island Studebaker Club


      • #4
        Bill, the American Auto Industry we still have visions of in our old heads, is no more. American Axle is happily taking a 10-dollar an hour pay cut to keep their jobs within these shores. The "free enterprize" system is freely gutting American brand names and handing the bread and butter jobs to workers overseas whenever possible.

        Miscreant Studebaker nut in California's central valley.

        1957 Transtar 1/2ton
        1960 Larkvertible V8
        1958 Provincial wagon
        1953 Commander coupe
        1957 President two door

        No deceptive flags to prove I'm patriotic - no biblical BS to impress - just ME and Studebakers - as it should be.


        • #5
          quote:Originally posted by raprice
          Their Chinese built Buicks are selling very well.
          Last year more Buicks were sold in China than the U.S.
          Who would have thought that 30 years ago?
          It's getting weird out there!

          63 Avanti R1 2788
          1914 Stutz Bearcat
          (George Barris replica)

          Washington State
          63 Avanti R1 2788
          1914 Stutz Bearcat
          (George Barris replica)

          Washington State


          • #6
            This weekend was "holiday"-3-day long weekend in most of Canada, commonly known as the May "2-4" weekend. That refers to the timing - held on the Monday before May 24th - AND the libations used by many for the first long weekend of the "summer".

            Anyway. the hamburgers were off the BBQ and on our plates. The condiments appropriatly placed and the first mouthful was DELISH! BUT I almost spit it out when I happened to see the printing on the bottle of green pickle (I hope)relish the we had just bought locally. THE RELISH BOTTLE READ: MADE IN INDIA!!!!

            GOOD GOD! Do we have to import hamburger relish? Can we not make anything for ourselves any more ? I'm frustrated and disgusted.

            Roger "153624" Hill

            55 Champion
            47 M-5
            Izzer Buggy
            Junior Wagon
            Roger Hill

            60 Lark Vlll, hardtop, black/red, Power Kit, 3 spd. - "Juliette"
            61 Champ Deluxe, 6, black/red, o/d, long box. - "Jeri"
            Junior Wagon - "Junior"

            "In the end, dear undertaker,
            Ride me in a Studebaker"