Tuesday, September 7, 2021

1934 Packard Coupe Roadster - $176k

Packard Club National first place. CCAA National Premier Senior winner. 145 bhp, 384.8 cu. in. L-head inline eight-cylinder engine. 3-speed manual transmission. Front and rear semi-elliptical leaf spring suspension, four-wheel mechanical drum brakes.

Cadillac, Auburn, Franklin, Lincoln and Pierce-Arrow all brought out 12-cylinder models in the early to mid-1930s. Top dog was Packard. The 1934 Packard Coupe Roadster represents a rare crossbreeding of elegance with sport.
This example made $176k at Mecums in 2020.