Hudson Tail Fins – The Hudson Motor Car Company was formed by Joseph L. Hudson and 7 other Detroit businessmes in 1908. Hudson built some of Detroit’s fastest and finest American automobiles. from 1908 to 1957. Hudson was often among the industry’s sales leaders. Some of the Hudson cars included the Essex, Pacemaker, Commodore, Jet, Hornet, and Wasp. Hudson became part of AMC in the 1950s.
1954 Hudson Tail Fins
Tail fins first appear on the the Huson in 1954. Additional features included one piece windshield and restyled sheet metal Huson called “Step Down Design”. Hudson’s big four door sedan carried a long sloping roofline. The Hudson Hornet was powered by a powerful 308 cubic inch flathead six cylinder engine that made it a stock car racing favorite.
1955 Hudson Tail Fins
Hudson originally planned to introduce a mere update to the “Step Down Design” for 1955. However, the Nash merger brought an entirely different automobile and slightly different tail fins. 1955 Huson sale were down in 1955 and up at Nash.
1956 Hudson Tail Fins
The 1956 Hudson Hornet added a new huge smiling grille plus small tail fins to its front and rear fenders. 15 two tone and six three tone color combinations were available in 1955 and 1957.
1957 Hudson Tail Fins
1957 Hornet was wildly revised with new tacked on tail fins, dual tacked on fins on the front fenders and a large grille. 1957 would prove to be Hudson’s last hurrah.
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1953 Hudson Hornet -- 308 CID 1953 Hudson Hornet Sedan 308 CID Automatic
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1940 Hudson Commodore -- restored all steel body running boards fenders street rod
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1950 Hudson Pacemaker convertible 1950 Hudson pacemaker convertible
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1957 Hudson Hornet Custom Lots Of Chrome Nice Black/White Paint Snazzy Interior Column Starter
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1935 Hudson Terraplane 1935 Hudson Terraplane Suburban in very nice original driving condition
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1950 Hudson Commodore Series Hudson Commodore
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1951 Hudson Commodore Series Hudson 1951 Commadore Six Coupe
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1951 Hudson PACEMAKER -- 1951 HUDSON PACEMAKER 40100 Miles PURPLE 488 Automatic
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1950 Hudson Commodore Series Six Brougham Convertible owned by Steve McQueen teve McQueen's 1950...
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1947 Hudson Pickup 1947 Hudson Big Boy Pickup
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1936 Other Makes Terraplane Rat Rod 1936 Hudson Terraplane Rat Rod
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