The "75" was designed under Studebaker's head of engineering, Delmar "Barney" Roos. First and foremost, I would like to clealy state that in our opinion, this car needs a full, thorough, complete restoration. There never was a 1931 Rockne as they started production in December of 1931, nine months after Coach Rockne’s passing. In 1928, Knute Rockne, while holding the head coaching position at the University of Notre Dame, became involved with Studebaker to represent them as a spokesman for $5,000 a year – $75,000 in 2020 dollars. The smaller "65" went into production at the old E-M-F plant on Piquette Avenue in Detroit, February 22, 1932. The car was phased out in 1933 due to its poor sales. Discussions between Studebaker and Knute Rockne began in 1928. This 1932 Studebaker Rockne 65, or 1932 Rockne 65, has been customized at some point in its history which may have hurt its value given that it’s such a rare car. This one hasn’t run in years, maybe decades. A living legacy indeed. 1932 Rockne 65 – Serial number 11967 - 4 door Sedan with rear mounted spare tire - Rare car with less than 200 in running condition in the USA. From United States +C $35.11 shipping estimate. This car has been fully restored with 159 miles on it since it was restored 20 years ago. Vintage UNISYN Carburetor tuneup auto gm pontiac ford chevy rat hot rod porsche (Fits: 1932 Stude… Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by KevinS, Jul 31, 2017. with only about a dozen listed in the Rockne Registry today. 1936 Lincoln Model K 7-Passenger Sedan. Knute Rockne was aware of the production of his namesake automobile but never saw a finished product as the first completed Rockne Studebaker’s hit the road just months after the Coach’s untimely death in 1931. But alas, it’s just an aftermarket ribbed hose, not a stainless hose going to some fancy, custom supercharger. The 1933 Rockne line was reduced to one line, the "10". The car is a car that Studebaker named after Knute Rockne, the football coach of Notre Dame. The Rockne also went into production at Studebaker's Canadian plant at Walkerville, Ontario, near Windsor. 1957 Black Widow Tribute. [1], CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (, Learn how and when to remove this template message, Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, List of automobiles manufactured in the United States, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, http://www.theantiquestudebakerclub.com/rockne/rockne.htm, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Rockne&oldid=1000318528, Motor vehicle manufacturers based in Indiana, Motor vehicle manufacturers based in Michigan, Articles lacking in-text citations from January 2011, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Antique Studebaker Review, Volume 3, Number 4, November, 1973. 1933 Rockne “10” Standard 4-door Sedan [Right Hand Drive] The vehicle runs and drives. Die Verhandlungen zwischen Studebaker und Knute Rockne begannen 1928. Jan 28, 2015 - Shop by department, purchase cars, fashion apparel, collectibles, sporting goods, cameras, baby items, and everything else on eBay, the world's online marketplace Rebuilt 1932-33 Studebaker Rockne 6 cyl water pump cast # 510230 (Fits: 1932 Studebaker) Refurbished. 1932 Studebaker Rockne Model 75 1932 Rockne Model 75 Deluxe Up for auction is this '32 Rockne 75 Deluxe sedan. Very interesting. Enter Model. The Rockne was also produced at the Canadian Studebaker plant in Windsor, Ontario . In the early-60s, this would have probably been just an old, used car so the thought of customizing such a rare car probably never crossed the owner’s mind.eval(ez_write_tag([[580,400],'barnfinds_com-box-4','ezslot_4',135,'0','0'])); The seller says that it has not been in running condition for many years but it’s complete. 1932 Packard 903 Convertible. Sep 25, 2016 - Explore Patrick Maher's board "Rockne" on Pinterest. The Rockne was an American automobile brand produced by the Studebaker Corporation of South Bend, Indiana from 1932-1933. All the fluids have been changed in the vehicle. Only the Model 65, which in 1933 was renamed the Model 10, was offered with an open-top/convertible body style. My grandfather was a Studebaker VP in the 30’s and I own one of 2 stock Rockne roadsters known to exist in the US and the only deluxe roadster. Rockne was offered a high-visibility job by Studebaker president Albert Erskine.Studebaker planned for a durable, … This nameplate honored Notre Dame football coach Knute Rockne who was killed in an airplane crash in March 1931. All the fluids have been changed in the vehicle. … Have any of you heard of the Studebaker-made Rockne? Dodge Avenger. 1932 Studebaker Model 55 Prices Note Car Manufacturer For Rockne models, see "Rockne (Studebaker)" listing. Jul 5, 2018 - Explore Studebaker National Museum's board "Studebaker Rockne" on Pinterest. Get the best deals on Exterior Parts for 1932 Studebaker Rockne Model 75 when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. We should all be in Tucson, AZ, Scotty. Studebaker built approximately 5,900 Dictators of all chassis types in 1932, a year that marked some subtle changes to the model and a year that would see company sales drop to just 37 percent of the previous high-water mark set in 1929. Click here to get it featured on the homepage instead. Easy to use parts catalog. The Rockne Coach (2-door sedan) is a relatively rare body style. Upon presenting the two vehicles to W-O the independent designers/engineers were told W-O was on the verge of bankruptcy and they could do what they wanted with the cars, one a sedan, one a coupe. The related public outcry following the plane crash resulted in increased airline safety and manufacturing standards which ultimately resulted in making airline travel the safest form of travel from what was one of the most unsafe ways to travel. The brand was named for University of Notre Dame football coach Knute Rockne.. Don't post your car for sale in the comments. with only about a dozen listed in the Rockne Registry today. The first Rockne car that came off the line in 1932 was presented to Mrs. Knute Rockne. Studebaker Rockne 1932 #3. Prior to being purple it was black and attended the very first Street Rod Nationals in Peoria, IL where it won an award. This 1932 Rockne 6-65 brings back … After extensive research and phone calls, it was determined that he had unearthed a 1932 Rockne Model 65 coupe with matching frame. In addition to Kevin’s Rockne, which is now awaiting a … or Best Offer. Prior to being purple it was black and attended the very first Street Rod Nationals in Peoria, IL where it won an award. Transmission: Manual Drive Type: RWD Condition: Excellent Exterior: Maroon/Yellow Interior: Off White. 1932 Rockne “65” Standard Coach [Factory photo] 1932 ... [Studebaker Nat’l Museum] 1933 Rockne “10” Standard Coach . Hello you are bidding on a 1932 Studebaker Rockne Convertible with 19968 miles. First and foremost, I would like to clealy state that in our opinion, this car needs a full, thorough, complete restoration. The rear seat mod looks well done to me and that interior doesn’t appear to need much more than a rub with a damp cloth. In confirming the car's rarity, he discovered that the Rockne had a very short production run, spanning from 1932 to 1933, and that it was built in conjunction with Studebaker. Features: VIN #: 11967 Engine: 4 cyl. 1932 Studebaker Rockne. Enter Model. 1932-64 Studebaker 13" BIllet Aluminum Radiator Overflow Puke Tank r-3 commande (Fits: 1932 Studebaker) Rockne war eine US-amerikanische Automobilmarke, die von Februar 1932 bis Ostern 1933 von der Studebaker Corporation in South Bend (Indiana) betrieben wurde. They went into production nine months later in December of 1931 as 1932 models. New Listing 1940 Chevrolet Chevy Locking Door Handle 40 Bomb Original GM Hot Rat Rod OG Chev. Desoto Adventurer. The Rockne was an American automobile brand produced by the Studebaker Corporation of South Bend, Indiana, from 1932-1933. ( see pictures ). 1963 Dodge 330. It’s listed here on craigslist and it can be found in beautiful, dry, warm Tucson, Arizona where … From United States After extensive research and phone calls, it was determined that he had unearthed a 1932 Rockne Model 65 coupe with matching frame. Hello you are bidding on a 1932 Studebaker Rockne Convertible with 19968 miles. Subscribe to our free daily email to continue reading: Please become a member to continue reading, Membership Benefits: 1932 Studebaker Full payment is due within 3 days of close of auction. Find new and used 1932 Rockne Model 65 Classics for sale by classic car dealers and private sellers near you. C $145.93. or Best Offer. 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