The Hispano Suiza Stork is one of the most well-known mascots in the automotive world. Designed by Frederick Bazin to honor France’s renowned WWI flying ace George Guynemere. Hispano was involved in wartime aviation engineering, and the company adopted The Stork as being representative of France’s aerial successes.
This example was photographed on one of the beautiful Hispano-Suiza cars within the Mullin Automotive Museum’s famed collection in Oxnard, CA.
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