National Geographic : 1945 Jun
( l1y4 I ie otueuDaRer corporation Studebaker Weasels help pace the drive to Tokyo H]ERE'S a quotation from a Philippines dispatch to L"Yank," the Army weekly: "The Weasel is getting to the front in this tough sector after every other type of vehicle has bogged down in the rice paddies and swamps." Designed by Studebaker engineers and built in the Studebaker factories, the Weasel personnel and cargo carrier finds footing on all kinds of terrain-sand, snow, mud, swamp or solid ground. It clambers up and down steep, slippery banks and takes to deep water like a boat. Power plant of the Weasel is the brilliantly responsive 6-cylinder engine of the remarkably economical Stude baker Champion motor car. Studebaker is proud to add the versatile Weasel to its list of war equipment for our valiant fighting forces. Awarded To All Studebaker Plants PEACETIME BUILDER OF FINE CARS AND TRUCKS Wartime builder of Wright Cyclone engines for the Boeing Flying Fortress heavy-duty Studebaker military trucks-Weasel personnel and cargo carriers YOUR BONDS HELP PAY FOR EVERY FLYING FORTRESS FLIGHT Don't let up in buying War Bonds they're your link with every man and woman in our country's uniform-your promise that America will stay strong.