53 Studebaker Commander
Offered For Sale 53 Studebaker Commander. This car was purpose built to dominate the popular Mexican rallies like “La Carrera Panamericana”. It is also perfectly suited for Auto Cross and Hill Climb events.
The car is has been meticulously prepared by a veteran of long distance rally racing. The attention to critical details extends into the service-ability of the systems as well as overall build with the right amount of power to be a contender.
The power is Chevy 383 stroker with a Muncie 4 speed. The rear is 9 inch Ford.
To conquer a rally you need to keep the car flat on turns and still have enough suspension travel to manage the next pot hole. This car does all things well. It has a Camaro front suspension and a Wats linkage rear in the style of the Australian super cars.
More pictures are available as well as a detailed build sheet.
This car is registered and titled in Arizona. Car is located in Blaine Washington.