1948 Packard Sedan,288cid Inline 8 cylinder,3-speed, A must see!!
- Condition: Used
- Make: Packard
- Model: Eight Series
- Type: Sedan
- Trim: Sedan
- Year: 1948
- Mileage: 98,967
- VIN: G254527CE
- Color: Burgandy
- Engine size: 288 cid Inline 8 cylinder engine
- Number of cylinders: 8
- Transmission: Manual
- Drive type: RWD
- Interior color: Tan/Grey
- Vehicle Title: Clear Want to buy? Contact seller!
1948 Packard Eight Series1948 Packard Sedan Description
1948 Packard 4 Door SedanSame owner for 11 years Believed to have received Clarks Restoration, an Antonio, exas in 1993 288cid Inline 8 cylinder engine 3-speed manual transmission
MotoeXotica Classic Cars is pleased to present the rare and seldom seen 1948 Packard 4 door sedan from the big state of Texas. Lovely cared for by the same owner for eleven years and believed to be beautifully restored in 1993 by the premier restoration business in San Antonia, exas, larks Restorations, his is an great opportunity to own a true American classic.
For 1948, hese Packard’s models were now known as the Eight Series. Within these groups, here were standard wheelbases, ong wheelbases. The rear wheels were given standard fender skirts, iving the car a clean and graceful line from front to rear. The front had an eggcrate-style grille insert design with a vertical cormorant or pelican mascot adorning the front of the hood.
The exterior is finished in a rich Burgundy Wine paint. Showing only a few minor imperfections and only a little age, t becomes apparent how extremely well the car was cared for by its previous owner. The chrome bumpers are in very good condition with fit and finish above par. The same can be said for the front grill. All trim and brightwork is complete and in great condition showing extremely well. Weather stripping is in fantastic condition with no visible shrinkage or tearing.
Inside, he interior is finished in the original color combination of grey striped cloth. The front and rear seats are in great condition showing only slight signs of age and wear. The original steering wheel shows extremely well with little or no wear spots. The dashboard has an excellent grey finish with original gauges and vertical push button radio. All interior door panels continue the grey theme and compliment the rest of the interior’s features. The stain free headliner also presents well with the colors of the interior.
Under the hood, ou’ll find a down draft Carter carburetor atop a 288 cid Inline 8 cylinder engine mated to a 3-speed “on the tree” manual transmission, ear wheel drive to an open differential. The maroon colored keyed 15 inch steel wheels with polished Packard hub caps are wrapped in classic wide whitewall tires.
This post war icon is sure to turn heads no matter where you take it!! It would be an excellent addition to any classic car collection or a fabulous Sunday driver! GET OUT AND DRIVE!!!
The mileage currently shows 98,967 It is being sold as is on a clean and clear, ileage exempt title.
VIN: G254527CESpecifications Asking Price: $27,900 Miles: 98,967 VIN: G254527CE Year: 1948 Make: Packard Model: Sedan Title: Clear Warranty: No Condition: Used Options: Engine: 288ci Inline 8 Transmission: 3 Speed Manual Body: Sedan Doors: 4 doors Stock Number: 151110 Lot Number: Exterior: Maroon Interior: Grey Video