Barron Publishing Co.: News and Information
March 18, 2017
Hagerty Magazine Gives a Great Review for Studebaker’s Hidden Treasure
The Spring 2017 edition of Hagerty magazine will feature a book review of Studebaker’s Hidden Treasure. The magazine notes that "James is no stranger to the model, owning two concours examples himself. And it was his exhaustive research in restoring them that led to his writing of this simple, informative book." read more (PDF)
March 11, 2017
Mark James Is Invited to Attend One of the Top Concours in the U.S.
In an invitation letter signed by the Car Selection Chairman for the Concours d'Elegance of America, Mark James received an invitation for his 1956 Studebaker Golden Hawk Coupe to participate in the 39th Annual Concours d'Elegance of America. This Concours will take place at the Inn at St. John's in Plymouth, Michigan, on July 28-30, hosting over 300 outstanding and historically relevant vehicles.
February 26, 2017
A Special Offer From Mark James:
I am pleased to announce that automotive historian, author, and publisher, Pat Foster, and I are joining forces to give collectors, historians, and readers a special offer. In the process of writing Studebaker’s Hidden Treasure, I utilized Pat’s book, Studebaker: The Complete History (The Olde Milford Press), as an important resource. We are excited to offer these books as a package for $49.95 with free shipping (U.S.). We encourage you to take this opportunity to enjoy these books which were created out of our passion for classic automobiles and, specifically, the Studebaker brand. order here
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.