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Posted By: David Holcombe
Posted On: Wednesday June 17, 2020 at 12:03 PM
 
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When I was a car crazy kid in the '50s, I was all agog with the wrap around
windshields of that time. My daddy's comment was, "Hupp had those twenty years ago." Yep, he was right again.

That body was one of the Raymond Loewy designs for Hupp in the 1932-36(?) period when he was the leading Hupp stylist. Here is a period photo of the 1934 Hupp Model J Aero-Dynamic sedan:


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One I've never seen in 1:43 scale (or any other!) PIC by David Holcombe #28249
At least 4 Hupmobiles were modeled in 1:43... by Lloyd Mecca #28249.1
Has anybody ever seen the Minimarque Hupmobiles.... by Raymond Paszkiewicz #28249.1.1
The Brooklin 1941 Hupp Skylark sedan, BRK No. 52, (pic) has been by David Holcombe #28249.1.1.1
I saw the car you posted in the 1st photo in person. It was a beauty, and I'd love one in 1:43. (EOM) by John Merritt #28249.2
When I was a car crazy kid in the '50s, I was all agog with the wrap around by David Holcombe #28249.2.1




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