1956 Packard Caribbean

Convertible

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1956
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    White Jade, Rose Quartz and Grey Pearl
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Interior type 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Automatic
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

RM Auctions: Automobiles of Arizona
January 21 - 22 2010
ADMISSION:
Admission to this sale requires the purchase of the official 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
Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa
24th Street & Missouri
Phoenix, Arizona
85016 USA
SALE DATES:
January 21, 2010
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM MST
January 22, 2010
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM MST
PREVIEW DATES:
January 21, 2010
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM MST
January 22, 2010
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM MST
Chassis No.
56991110
AUCTION DATE:
To be auctioned on
Friday, January 22, 2010
OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE
Series 5688, 310 hp, 352 cu. in. overhead valve V8 engine, twin four-barrel carburetors, Ultramatic automatic transmission, front and rear torsion bar self-leveling suspension and power assisted four-wheel drum brakes. Wheelbase: 127"
It is ironic that Packard should fail just as the company introduced what may be the most innovative and well designed product l