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  • Ebay Avanti history lesson?

    Is this guy's description of events surrounding the car and its production right?
    http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Other...QQcmdZViewItem


    Jim

    1966 Avanti II RQA 0088
    Jim
    Often in error, never in doubt
    http://rabidsnailracing.blogspot.com/

    ____1966 Avanti II RQA 0088_______________1963 Avanti R2 63R3152____________http://rabidsnailracing.blogspot.com/

  • #2
    I'm no expert on Avanti's - however, the sellers ad copy and photos are way too extensive. That has to be the longest eBay auction page I've ever seen!

    Also - the info mentioned is about half-way down the page.

    Chris Pile
    The Studebaker Special
    Midway Chapter SDC
    The only difference between death and taxes is that death does not grow worse every time Congress convenes. - Will Rogers

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    • #3
      I'm no expert on Avanti's - however, the sellers ad copy and photos are way too extensive. That has to be the longest eBay auction page I've ever seen!

      Also - the info mentioned is about half-way down the page.

      Chris Pile
      The Studebaker Special
      Midway Chapter SDC
      The only difference between death and taxes is that death does not grow worse every time Congress convenes. - Will Rogers

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      • #4
        Sure is fun reading!


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        Clark in San Diego
        '63 F2/Lark Standard
        http://studeblogger.blogspot.com

        Clark in San Diego | '63 Standard (F2) "Barney" | http://studeblogger.blogspot.com

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        • #5
          Sure is fun reading!


          [img=left]http://members.cox.net/clarknovak/lark.gif[/img=left]

          Clark in San Diego
          '63 F2/Lark Standard
          http://studeblogger.blogspot.com

          Clark in San Diego | '63 Standard (F2) "Barney" | http://studeblogger.blogspot.com

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          • #6
            Love this model Avanti!!! .. didnt have a chance to read the text. It
            is begging for an LT1 or LS1 with a 6 speed!



            Tom

            '63 Avanti, zinc plated drilled & slotted 03 Mustang Cobra 13" front disc/98 GT rear brakes, 03 Cobra 17" wheels, GM alt, 97 Z28 leather seats, soon: 97 Z28 T-56 6-spd, Ported heads w/SST full flow valves, 'R3' 276 cam, Edelbrock AFB Carb, GM HEI distributor, 8.8mm plug wires
            '63 Avanti R1, '03 Mustang Cobra 13" front disc/98 GT rear brakes, 03 Cobra 17" wheels, GM alt, 97 Z28 leather seats, TKO 5-spd, Ported heads w/SST full flow valves.
            Check out my disc brake adapters to install 1994-2004 Mustang disc brakes on your Studebaker!!
            http://forum.studebakerdriversclub.c...bracket-update
            I have also written many TECH how to articles, do a search for my Forum name to find them

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            • #7
              Love this model Avanti!!! .. didnt have a chance to read the text. It
              is begging for an LT1 or LS1 with a 6 speed!



              Tom

              '63 Avanti, zinc plated drilled & slotted 03 Mustang Cobra 13" front disc/98 GT rear brakes, 03 Cobra 17" wheels, GM alt, 97 Z28 leather seats, soon: 97 Z28 T-56 6-spd, Ported heads w/SST full flow valves, 'R3' 276 cam, Edelbrock AFB Carb, GM HEI distributor, 8.8mm plug wires
              '63 Avanti R1, '03 Mustang Cobra 13" front disc/98 GT rear brakes, 03 Cobra 17" wheels, GM alt, 97 Z28 leather seats, TKO 5-spd, Ported heads w/SST full flow valves.
              Check out my disc brake adapters to install 1994-2004 Mustang disc brakes on your Studebaker!!
              http://forum.studebakerdriversclub.c...bracket-update
              I have also written many TECH how to articles, do a search for my Forum name to find them

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              • #8
                Restorer is one of the best, owned Northwest Avantis in Taccoma Washinton for years.refurbished my 63 black r 2 in 1978 still presentible.original Steve Blake car was, 3650 last numbers of serial number.I don"t know if this is the same exact car.

                gh

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                • #9
                  Restorer is one of the best, owned Northwest Avantis in Taccoma Washinton for years.refurbished my 63 black r 2 in 1978 still presentible.original Steve Blake car was, 3650 last numbers of serial number.I don"t know if this is the same exact car.

                  gh

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