1953 Packard Caribbean

Convertible

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1953
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Catalena Cream
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of Amelia Island
March 13, 2010
ADMISSION:
Admission to this sale requires the purchase of the offical auction catalog for $100. The catalog will admit two and must be presented at the entrance to the sale to be granted entry.
AUCTION LOCATION
The Ritz-Carlton
4750 Amelia Island Parkway
Amelia Island, Florida
32034
SALE DATES:
March 13, 2010
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
(viewing starts at 9:00 AM)
PREVIEW DATES:
March 12, 2010
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
March 11, 2010
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Estimate:
$95,000-$125,000 US
AUCTION DATE:
To be auctioned on
Saturday, March 13, 2010
OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE
Model 2631. 180 bhp, 327 cu. in. inline eight-cylinder engine, three-speed manual transmission, independent front suspension and semi-floating rear axle, and four-wheel hydraulic drum brakes. Wheelbase: 122"
After surviving the Great Depression by producing more affordable “Junior” models, Packard required a vehicle to reassert its prewar dominance of the American luxury car segment. Succ