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by Max Burke
Tue Mar 31, 2015 6:07 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Is It OK to Fall in Love with Your Insurance Company?
Replies: 1
Views: 2713

Re: Is It OK to Fall in Love with Your Insurance Company?

G,day Gill. Interesting tale of misfortune. Last year we trailored John,s Hup 32 over to Kalgoorlie with the Ford Transit Buss . On the way home out of Norseman we noticed the charge light was glowing. After a while functions started to drop off like the speedo. rev counter and most other electrical...
by Max Burke
Tue Mar 31, 2015 5:25 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Hupmobile Model 20, Real Tour Car or Just a Parade Car
Replies: 5
Views: 7678

Re: Hupmobile Model 20, Real Tour Car or Just a Parade Car

G,day to all. I would not recommend a Hup 20 for long tours because there is so limited space, for carrying your goods and chattels that is. Even with the wicker basket on the rear it tends to be full of essentials. If the tour has a baggage truck well and good, or if in the form of a hub tour were ...
by Max Burke
Sat Apr 19, 2014 7:58 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: I need help identifying this vehicle please.
Replies: 7
Views: 7033

Re: I need help identifying this vehicle please.

G,day All. Although this topic is out of date and the Question may be resolved my thought is that the vehicle is perhaps a Beyster Detroit light truck from 1910/11. Historians tell us that the first Hupmobile engines were machined and assembled by GBS from component parts bought in or made by themse...
by Max Burke
Thu Jun 08, 2006 4:43 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Need headlights for 1909 Hupmobile
Replies: 2
Views: 6517

Re: Need headlights for 1909 Hupmobile

I inherited my fathers 1909 Hupmobile. He completely restored it but it doesn't have the original headlights. Can anyone point me in the right direction to begin looking for some? Thank you. G'Day Annie V. 1909 Hupmobiles did not survive in Australia. At least none are Known to us. Headlights from ...