Taking Flight: Studebaker Hawks

Presented by Andrew Beckman, Studebaker National Museum Archivist

Wednesday, June 17, 2020, at 1:30pm in the Wiekamp Auditorium; $2 admission / FREE to Studebaker National Museum members, refreshments to follow

The 2020 Studebaker Speaker Series will kick off with Studebaker National Museum Archivist, Andrew Beckman. He will talk about the history and evolution of Studebaker’s Hawk line, beginning with its origins in the critically-acclaimed 1953 Starliner hardtop. The program will cover all Hawk models from 1956 through 1964, with a focus on the line’s design history and sales analysis.

The Studebaker National Museum is delighted to announce it latest feature exhibit, Birds of a Feather: Studebaker’s Hawks, opening March 18, 2020.  All of the Studebaker National Museum’s Hawks will be on display, including its latest acquisition, a 1956 Golden Hawk, as well as Brooks Stevens’ Sceptre prototype, which was slated to be the Hawk’s replacement in 1966.