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February 20, 2017
American Car Magazine Applauds the Storyteller in Studebaker’s Hidden Treasure
In their March 2017 review of Studebaker’s Hidden Treasure, writers for American Car Magazine, UK’s Fastest and Finest, commend author Mark James for resurrecting the unique and often overlooked era of the Golden Hawk Studebaker. “Mark James’s passion lies with Studebakers, and specifically the post-bullet-nose, pre-Lark period of the Fifties, when the stooping Hawk range ruled the roost.” read more (PDF)
February 15, 2017
Success for the Third Year in a Row at Boca Raton
On Sunday, February 12, 2017, the 11th Annual Boca Raton Concours d'Elegance was held in Boca Raton, Fla. For the third year in a row, one of Mark James’s Studebakers won Best in Class at this event. This year, it was Mark’s 1956 Studebaker President Classic Sedan—the winner of the Best in Class Award for Class E: American Production, 1946-1959 (Closed). These awards are rarely given to four-door sedans, making this year’s award especially remarkable.
February 14, 2017
Coveted National Award Announced in Philadelphia
On Saturday, February 11, 2017, the AACA announced the winners of its coveted National Awards at a banquet in Philadelphia. Of the estimated 4,000 cars shown at AACA national events in 2016, fewer than 75 cars received these awards. The 1956 Studebaker President Classic Sedan (see car image in above article) owned by Mark James won The Bomgardner Award. This honor is awarded for "outstanding restoration of the year of a post-1942 automobile." This is the third consecutive year that one of Mark's Studebakers has won an AACA National Award.
January 30, 2017
Antique Automobile Magazine Reviews Studebaker's Hidden Treasure
The American Automobile Club of America (AACA) has provided a very affirmative review of Studebaker's Hidden Treasure. Steve Moskowitz, the executive director of the AACA comments, "[Mark James] has taken his love for Studebaker Golden Hawks and penned a definitive study of the brand." read more (PDF)
January 17, 2017
Octane Magazine Gives Studebaker's Hidden Treasure an Excellent Review
The UK-based magazine, Octane, has provided some very postive comments for Studebaker's Hidden Treasure. Octane is geared for the high end, serious car collector and sells an average of 35,000 copies monthly.
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December 16, 2016
Where Will One of the Studebakers featured in Hidden Treasure Be Next?
Mark James is scheduled to attend a number of car shows in 2017. This is your chance to meet Mark James and obtain a personally autographed copy of Studebaker's Hidden Treasure. The first of these shows that he will be attending is the Boca Raton Concours d'Elegance being held in Boca Raton, Fl. The dates are February 10-12. See you there!