National Geographic : 1939 Jun
"Here are two features I think are wonderful! I shift gears right at the wheel; and I can lock my hood with a little lever inside the car!" OWNERS often write to tell us that driving a Hudson is one thrilling discovery after another. They find long roads shorter, steep hills flatter, every day of driving easier-in a Hudson. ((They wonder why they were ever satisfied with less than the beauty of Hudson's new Salon Interiors -the unusual two-tone designs, the smart com binations of rich fabrics and gleaming chrome. (( But more than all, they prize the peace of mind thatcomes fromsafetytheynever knewbefore,and can't get in any car but a Hudson. ( Discover all this for yourself. Drive a 1939 Hudson today. Weather-MasterFresh Air and Heat Control available in all models at slight extra cost NOW SHOWING.. .TWONEWHUDSONSATNEWLOW PRICES S ta;, moj AMERICA'S LOWEST *delivered in Detroit, equipped to drive; including Federal taxes, not including state and local taxes, if any. Low time payment terms, with new Hudson-C. I. T. Plan. ^-^ -Prices subject to change without notice. HHUDSON Anew world lies ahead ofyon THE DAY YOU CHANGE TO Car shown is new Hudson Six Touring Sedan, $854* THESE GOOD THINGS CAN BE SAID ONLY ABOUT HUDSON In Every Popular Price Class, Even the Lowest, Hudson Gives You: AMAZING ECONOMY of gasoline and oil. Own ers report greater economy than in any other car they ever owned. Top horsepower per pound of car weight, too-and smoothest power. MORE ROOM all around, for both passengers and luggage-full 3-passenger comfort in every seat, even in the lowest priced Hudsons. WORLD'S SAFEST STOPPING with Patented Double-Safe Hydraulics-finest Bendix Hydraulics with mechanical emergency brake working auto matically from the same foot pedal. Easiest acting hand brake for parking. EXTRA PROTECTION with Auto-Poise Control (patent applied for) -helps keep wheels straight even when a tire blows. No other car has anything like it. UNMATCHED COMFORT with seat cushions of Airfoam -a revolutionary new material of wonder ful softness. It actually "breathes" as your body moves. Standard in many models; available in all. EASIER SHIFTING with new mechanical Handy Shift at the steering wheel; front floor clear of levers. Standard in all passenger models. ADDED SAFETY with new Dash-Locking Safety Hood-wind can't blow it open; and when your car is locked nobody can raise the hood.