Classic Car Catalogue

Humber 1958

Hawk Series I
Super Snipe Series I - October

Great Britain

Humber Hawk Estate Car is based on the Hawk Series I Saloon. This spacious version have a load volume of 56 cu. ft with the rear seat folded down, and about half that capacity with the seat raised. The divided rear door comprise a top-hinged glazed upper half and a bottom-hinged tailgate. Mechanically, the only difference between the Saloon and Estate Car lay in the springing.
After nearly a year of absence the new Super Snipe arrived in October sharing Hawk body shell but with wider wrap around front grille treatment, bonnet mascot, chrome strips and two tone paint. Power source is 112bhp 2651cc six, giving 90 mph. Gearbox is three speed with column change, optional overdrive, automatic transmission, and power steering.



Series I (4 cyl, 2267 cc, 73 bhp)
 Saloon (wb: 9' 2'')
 Limousine (wb: 9' 2'')
 Estate Car (wb: 9' 2'') - October


Super Snipe

Series I (6 cyl, 2651 cc, 105 bhp)
 Saloon (wb: 9' 2'')
 Limousine (wb: 9' 2'')
 Estate Car (wb: 9' 2'')