Dayton Auto and Memorabilia Museum | 1953 Studebaker Commander Custom
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1953 Studebaker Commander Custom

Category
Cars

1953 Studebaker Commander Custom

• Salt Flat Racer inspired tribute car
• 10 Years and more than 12,000 hours to complete
• 5.5″ chop in front; 3.75″ chop in back
• 160 hood louvers; 143 deck louvers by Art Johnson
• Posies springs and Carrera shocks
• 526ci motor by Cadillac Motorsports Development
• Linked to TH400 transmission
• Featured in Rod & Custom Magazine and on Monterey Week

Learn More

• View original Technical Specs and Dimensions

• Read Hot Rod’s Online Feature

• Read Kustomrama’s Online Feature

• Documentary on Studebaker’s History

• Resources on designer, Tom Bacon