1955 PACKARD CARIBBEAN CONVERTIBLE - 70760 Sold* at Scottsdale 2009 - Lot #965 1955 PACKARD CARIBBEAN CONVERTIBLE https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/70760/70760_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #965

1955 PACKARD CARIBBEAN CONVERTIBLE

Auction Scottsdale 2009
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 965
Year 1955
Make PACKARD
Model CARIBBEAN
Style CONVERTIBLE
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 55881437
Exterior Color WHITE
Interior Color BLUE/WHITE
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 352
Transmission AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #965 - 1 of 500 ever produced. Features the rare dual quad V8 engine. A tri-tone car with the paint scheme of White Jade, Turquoise and Pearl Grey, and a leather interior. A beautiful restoration. Model year 1955 saw the Caribbean line, now with V8 engine, fully adopt the Senior Packard line styling. The car was also available in two or three tone paint patterns. The single hood scoop was split into two units. The car also received Packard's torsion level suspension. Production for 1955 stood at 500 units.
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