Owner says he's logged about 50,000 miles on it.
Owner: Sonny Wisner, Arlington
Occupation: Retired shop owner AAA Automotive
Car’s make and model: 1955 Studebaker Champion
“ I love my car because … I’ve always loved Studebakers and always wanted to build one. This was a home garage project for 2 1/2 years. finished it in 1990. I chopped it 4 1/2 inches at the windshield, Frenched the headlights and taillights and put Triumph hood humps in the hood. It has a 514 Cadillac motor with homemade manifolds, four Webers and port nitrous. All power everything, cruise, tilt, all the amenities. It putts right along. I’ve driven the wheels off it. I’ve taken it to California, Canada and Montana, putting about 50,000 miles on it. f you can’t drive it you should buy furniture and sit on it. On a trip itinerary we don’t lay out motels, we lay out gas stations.”