This 1940 Packard 160 Model 1803 Touring Sedan 4 Door Sedan (Stock # P10718) is available in our Pleasanton, CA showroom and any inquiries may be directed to us at 925-484-2262 or by email at Sales@SpecialtySales.com.
Highly Desirable 1940 Packard 160 1803 Touring Sedan
New to our Pleasanton showroom is this highly impressive 1940 Packard 160 1803 Touring 4 Door Sedan with factory correct Packard Blue exterior paint, excellent chrome, and a beautiful grey cloth interior with gorgeous faux wood grains throughout. You’ll find a factory-correct 356 cid straight-eight engine under the hood with the numbers-matching “three on the tree” manual transmission with overdrive, This highly correct example really stands out in person as one of the nicest we’ve seen in years. With excellent documentation and simply incredible curb appeal, this Packard must be seen in person to fully appreciate.
Fully Restored & Enjoyed by Same Owner Since 1999
The current owner of this 1940 Packard 160 1803 Touring Sedan acquired it in 1999. He informs us that this example underwent a complete ground-up restoration back in 1997. It shows excellent in person with show quality paint, chrome and all exterior bits and pieces. The highly correct engine compartment is also immaculate in appearance. The fully restored interior may be even more impressive, and is absolutely stunning in appearance, with all working gauges and switches. Everything both inside and out of this classic was restored at the highest possible levels.
Additionally, this 1940 Packard 160 1803 Touring Sedan starts easily and delivers reliable performance on the open road with impressive handling and cornering for this era of a premium American automobile. With excellent photographic documentation on file and such high originality, there is simply no guesswork involved with this particular example. The extensive multi-year restoration effort truly went above and beyond in every sense of the word, and the only imperfections we can find are only the slightest of minor blemishes. This classic is truly the find of a lifetime for one lucky collector and it is likely listed too conservatively for such a pristine example.
One of the Most Pristine Examples on the Open Market
Overall, this 1940 Packard 160 Model 1803 Touring 4 Door Sedan is one of the most outstanding, high-end show quality vehicles we’ve seen in quite some time and we do not expect for it to remain available for long. It is a beautiful classic that’s going to be cherished by the next owner; come see this one today before it’s back in a private collection forever. For more information about this vehicle, visit our Pleasanton, California showroom, give us a call at 925-484-2262, or email us at Sales@SpecialtySales.com. Be sure to mention Stock # P10718 as well.
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Pleasanton, CA 94566
Pleasanton, CA 94566