My GT Hawk     

 

 

1963 Gran Turismo Hawk

 GT Hawk on display at the 2001 Kingston Autofest

 Displaying the GT Hawk at the 2002 Kingston AUTOFEST

Here we are in Oxford Mills just south of Ottawa, Nice Show!

Displaying the Hawk at Notre Dame University in South Bend,    Indiana during the 150th Anniversary of Studebaker  in 2002

In 2005 Hawk was featured in the Toronto Globe & Mail

At Bon Echo Park during the Maple Leaf Tour

 

In 2008 the GT Hawk is getting a newly rebuild 289 cu in motor

Back on the road for the 2008 Maple Leaf Tour

Hastings Agricultural Museum

GT Hawk Interior

 In Belleville, Ontario at 2012 Studebaker Made in Canada  

1963 Studebaker GT Hawk - Model 63V-K Auto Trans

Vehicle Specifications

2 Door Coupe   - Model 64V-K

Weight 3230 lbs

  Engine - 289 CU. IN   8 cylinders                        

225 HP with Dual Exhaust                                      & 4 Barrel Carter AFB Carb

Compression Ratio - Standard 8.25 to 1 -             Optional 8.5 to 1

 

Wheel base - 120.5 IN
 

Firing Order - 1-8-4-3-6-5-7-2

 

Cylinder Bore - 3 9/16 in  Stroke - 3 5/8 in Engine Oil Pan Capacity - 5 US Qts or 4.2 IMP Qts Automatic Transmission  Flightomatic               

Capacity - 18 US Pints or 15 Imp Pints

 

Brake System - Wagner    

Type - Self-Centering - Automatic Adjusting

 

Brake Drum Size-   Front - 11 in  Rear -  10 in Brake Lining Size -   Front -  9 21/64 in              Rear -  8 15/32 in

Brake shoe width - Front 2 1/2 in and Rear 2 in  Thickness = 3/16 in

Rear Differential - 3.31 Ratio     

Capacity 2.5 pints

 

Cooling System    Capacity 14.2* Imperial Quarts    

16.1 Litres or 17* US Quarts.  

 

Radiator Core - McCord       

Thermostat 170 Degrees

Hoses - Outlet & Inlet   1/1/2 in Radiator Cap Relief valve 13 lbs
 

Ignition Coil  Type - Prestolite Model  200567         

Replaced with Petronix Flamethrower coil due to electronic ignition

 

Distributor Type - Prestolite IBP-4108     

Replaced with Delco-Remy Window 1110969   with Petronix Electronic Ignition

Bty - 12V Negative Ground Starter Type- Prestolite - Model MDU-7026 - Auto Trans
 

Alternator Type - Prestolite   Model - ALK 5001   35 amps

 

Voltage Regulator - Prestolite Model -  6201A VTB Spark Plugs - Champion H14Y Spark Plug Gap - .033-.038 IN

 

 

Studebaker Hawk Haven