The Studebaker Sceptre was Brooke Stevens’ attempt to revitalize the brand through cutting edge styling. It was also his salvo in a battle for supremacy at the company against Avanti designer Raymond Lowey. Neither goal was destined to happen however, and the Hawk-based coupe prototype shows that we are all the poorer for it.
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