Many classic car enthusiasts consider the ’56 models to be the last real Packards, the final cars worthy of the name. See the full model line for 1956 in all its glory here. Continue reading
Presenting Packard’s premium luxury convertible for 1953, the Caribbean. This original Packard commercial spot shows off all the exclusive features. Continue reading
Today we’re setting the wayback machine to November 21, 1952 to review the new 1953 Packard and Packard Clipper lines. The company launched a bold new marketing strategy that year—let’s have a look. Continue reading
REVISED AND UPDATED — Here’s a familiar photo in auto history: the 1956 Packard Predictor, the fabulous showboat built by Ghia. Except that’s definitely not Ghia headquarters in the background. Hmm. Let’s take a closer look.
Don’t miss it! This great newsreel film provides a priceless look inside the Detroit Packard plant in World War II and the production of Merlin aircraft engines. You’ve seen the plant in ruins—now see it in its finest hour, helping the allies win the war. Continue reading
On December 2, the Detroit Free Press presented the best feature ever done on the city’s historic Packard East Grand Boulevard plant. If you haven’t seen it yet, you want to check it out. Continue reading