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1978 Avanti II

America's Hand Built Luxury Sports Coupe

After re-paint. Photo was featured in the (AOAI) Avanti Owners Association International's 2021 Calendar - September.

350 Corvette engine, standard in 1978.

1978 Avanti II, purchased/ordered March 22, 1978, delivered, May 13, 1978 to Paul Petru, Columbus, Ohio. Current owner, Dan Scott, Temecula, CA purchased the car from Orlando Custom Cars in Florida on April 30, 2018 after the car spent unknown number of years in Arizona (2 owners). All original expect for re-paint in 2019. Some of the many awards include: "Best of Show", Pacific Southwest Zone Meet - Studebaker Drivers Club, Palm Springs, CA Oct. 2018. Best of Class, Avanti Division, La Palma Studebaker Meet, 2019.

(AOAI) Avanti Owners Association International's 2021 Calendar

Aug. 11, 2020 - Vitagliano Winery (Temecula, CA) Cruise Night, Best in Class

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