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1957 Studebaker Silver Hawk Specifications

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These are standard specifications - not necessarily specifications for the vehicle(s) in the photo(s).

Features

Engine Location : Front
Drive Type : Rear Wheel
Production Years for Series : 1957 - 1959
Price : $2,140-$2,265
Weight : 3190 lbs | 1446.96 kg

Power

Straight 6
Displacement : 3042 cc | 185.6 cu in. | 3.0 L.
Power : 101 BHP (74.336 KW) @ 4000 RPM
Torque :150 Ft-Lbs (203 NM) @ 1800 RPM
Bore : 3.0 in | 76 mm.
Stroke : 4.4 in | 111 mm.
Compression : 7.8:1
Main Bearings : 4
Valvetrain : 12 OHV (2 valves per cylinder)
Carter Model WE or BBR1 1-barrel carburetor
V 8
Displacement : 4248 cc | 259.2 cu in. | 4.2 L.
Power : 180 BHP (132.48 KW) @ 4500 RPM
Bore : 3.6 in | 90 mm.
Stroke : 3.3 in | 83 mm.
Compression : 8.3:1
Main Bearings : 5
Valvetrain : 16 OHV (2 valves per cylinder)
Stromberg Model WW 2-barrel carburetor
V 8
Displacement : 4736 cc | 289.0 cu in. | 4.7 L.
Power : 225 HP (165.6 KW) @ 4500 RPM
Bore : 3.6 in | 90 mm.
Stroke : 3.6 in | 92 mm.
Compression : 8.3:1
Main Bearings : 5
Cylinder Block : Cast-iron
Carter Model WCFB 4-barrel carburetor
Transmission:
3 Manual , Automatic

Production Figures

Total Studebaker Production for 1957 : 63,101
Total 1957 Silver Hawk production : 15,318
1957 Studebaker Silver Hawk
Champion Series Coupe 2 dr. 5 P : 4,163
Champion Series Hardtop 2 dr. 5 P : 120
Commander Series Coupe 2 dr. 5 P : 1,180
Commander Series Hardtop 2 dr. 5 P : 248
President Series Coupe 2 dr. 5 P : 9,607

Handling

1957 Averages
Avg. Household Income : $4,550
Avg. Home : $12,220
Avg. Gallon of Gas : $0.24