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1962 Studebaker Lark VI Regal Series 62VKnow your VIN?
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Original Base Price $2,218.00
No. Produced 8,480
Body Maker Studebaker
No. Doors 2
Model Number 62V-J6
Weight 2,765lbs
Wheelbase 113 inches
Length 188 inches
Width 71.3 inches
Front Tread 57.4 inches
Rear Tread 56.6 inches
Type Inline overhead valve
Displacement 169.65 cu. in.
Cylinders 6
Bore & Stroke 3 & 4 inches
Compression Ratio-Std 8.25 to 1
Compression Ratio-Opt Not applicable
Brake Horsepower 112@4500
Rated Horsepower 21.6
Torque 154@2000
Main Bearings 4
Valve Lifters Mechanical
Block Material
Engine Numbers
Engine No. Location Upper left front of block.
Lubrication Pressure to all bearings excluding wrist pin
Type Single downdraft
Make Carter
Type Helical
Drive Rear wheel drive
No. Of Gears 3
Gear Ratios
1st 2.605 to 1
2nd 1.63 to 1
3rd 1 to 1
4th Not applicable
5th Not applicable
Reverse 3.536 to 1
Single plate dry disc
Clutch Size 8.5 inches
Differential Ratio 3.73
Front Independent coil springs
Rear Longitudinal leaf spring
Service 4 wheel hydraulic drum
Front Size 10 inches
Rear Size 10 inches
Emergency Rear service brakes
Size 10 inches
Exhaust System Single
Ignition System Distributor and coil
Battery 12
Cooling System Centrifugal pump with thermostat
Radiator Cellular tubular
Fuel Type
Wheel Type
Wheel Mfr
Wheel Size
Tire Type
Tire Size 6 x 15
Spare Location Trunk
Fuel 18 Gallons
Oil 5 Quarts
Transmission 2.5 Pints
Cooling System 12 Quarts
Rear Differential 2.5 Pints
Front Differential Not Applicable
Transfer Case Not Applicable
Not Rated
VIN/Serial no. Starting 62V-1001
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This model has a 109 inch wheelbase. No. produced is all 2 door hardtops.?? Cooling system capacity includes heater.

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Paint Type Enamel
Colors Ermine White
Riviera Blue
Desert Sand
Blaze Red
Metallic Green
Metallic Silver
Metallic Brown
Black Velvet
All colors may not be available in all models.
Two Tone Colors Available
Standard/Optional Equipment
Flightomatic automatic transmissionOpt
Power brakesOpt
Power steeringOpt
Pushbutton RadioOpt
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