Humber Super Snipe Series I use the same body shell as the Hawk but with a distinctive radiator grille and winged bird motif on the bonnet. It is powered by a 105-bhp 2651 -cc six-cylinder engine with a new three-speed gearbox and feature servo-assisted brakes. Also available are Touring Limousine and Estate Car versions. All have 9 ft 2 in wheelbase.
Super Snipe Series II introduced in October 1959 gets 129bhp 2965cc engine and front disc brakes.
Also in October the Hawk Series IA gets different internal gear ratios.