1956 Studebaker Hawks

Studebaker Sky HawkStudebaker’s new Hawk featured a prominent Mercedes-Benz inspired grille and completely redesigned interiors with full instrumentation. The Golden Hawk sported small fiberglass tail fins.




Four Hawk models were offered in 1956:

Model: Engine: HP: Body Style: Base Price: Production:
Golden Hawk 352 V81 275 Hardtop $3,065 4,071
Sky Hawk 289 V8 2102 Hardtop $2,477 3,050
Power Hawk 259 V8 1702 Coupe $2,101 7,095
Flight Hawk 185 Six 101 Both3 $1,986 4,949

1. Packard engine
2. Add 15 hp with four-barrel carburetor and dual exhaust
3. Hardtop body export only

Since we are closed to the public right now, we decided to share the contents of our current exhibition with you online!  Don’t worry though–Birds of a Feather: Studebaker Hawks will still be on display when we reopen to the public.

Studebaker Hawks