Bob's Resource Website (2007)

1963 Studebaker Avanti R-3621
Delivered through Wavra Motors, Grand Forks, ND

LTC. Richard E. Pianca USA (Ret)
Davenport IA
      Built 5 March 1963, R-1, Serial #63R-3621, Engine # R 2540, Body# 63RQ-2710

      Purchased in 1976 from Avanti Motors, South Bend, Indiana. It was traded on
      a 1972 Avanti and was purchased the day of the trade. I am the
      third owner. The first owner received the Avanti as a high school
      graduation present from her father. The vehicle ID is 63R-3621, body
      RQ 2710, engine R 2540. It has the perforated seat inserts, auto trans,
      PS.PB, radio w/rear speaker, TT, AC, dual fender mounted rear view
      mirrors, white walls, turn signals, front and rear seat belts,
      windshield washers, and tinted glass It has been repainted its
      original Avanti Turquoise.