By on July 23, 2021

Today marks Part III and a conclusion to our series on the 2003 Studebaker XUV. We’ve covered the truck’s announcement and immediate lawsuit action from General Motors, who were not keen to let something so similar to the Hummer H2 enter production without a fight. We join the action post courtroom.

(Read More…)

By on July 22, 2021

We introduced the Studebaker XUV in Part I of this series, a concept SUV for which Avanti Motors was immediately sued upon by GM upon its debut. Barred from producing any H2-esque vehicle, their chairman thought up a way to differentiate the XUV in the marketplace: Make it “feminine!”

(Read More…)

By on July 21, 2021

In part five of our six-part series on the Studebaker Avanti, I mentioned a concept the company debuted in the early 2000s, the XUV. A Big Tough Truck styled almost-just-like the crazy popular Hummer H2, consumers weren’t the only party to take notice. Let’s talk lawsuit.

(Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • golden2husky: Wife’s sister had a 240. Solid and reliable. She did have the rear main seal issue and the blower...
  • bumpy ii: I don’t what the punch in Detroit’s studios was spiked with, but Ike’s second term neatly...
  • golden2husky: …Volvo and Mercedes-Benz felt sufficiently confident in their products’ longevity to do so at a...
  • ToolGuy: Why does the government hate progress?
  • Lie2me: How about that fancy lady on her hi-tech car phone? Probably costing a dollar a minute to chat

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote

Who We Are

  • Adam Tonge
  • Bozi Tatarevic
  • Corey Lewis
  • Jo Borras
  • Mark Baruth
  • Ronnie Schreiber