Classic Cars for Sale on Car and Classic UK.

AMERICAN CARS



Daniel Schmitt & Co. - ccts2097 Login
Website Contact Links
Daniel Schmitt & Co.Daniel Schmitt & Co.
3455 N. Lindbergh Blvd St. Louis MO 63074
63074
tel: (314) 291-7000     
web: http://www.schmitt.com
LIVE adverts (76)

1939 Packard Twelve Convertible Sedan For Sale

Wonderful condition with lots of originality

Only 34,701 actual miles!

Known history from new

Purchased new by Colonel Robert McCormick; owner of the Chicago Tribune and the Chicago Cubs

Rare & desirable 1939 Packard Model 1708 Twelve Convertible Sedan

One of less than twelve known to exist

One of only 446 Packard Twelves built

The most expensive production Packard for 1939!

Previous collector ownership

473ci 175hp V12 engine

Stunning color combination with largely original paint!

CCCA full classic; eligible for all events and caravans


Options Include:

Leather Seats
Dual Side Mount Spares
Chrome Grille, Headlight And Tail Light Housings
Three Speed Column Shift Transmission
Deluxe Steering Wheel
Lalique Tete d’Aigle Eagle Head Hood Ornament (Original Cormorant Included)
Trippe Safety Speed Lights
Front Bumper Guard
Rear Bumper Trunk Rack With Folding Trunk Feature
Roll Up Partition Window
Packard AM Radio
Whitewall Tires
Wheel Trim Rings


Includes owner’s manuals previous registrations

Performs wonderfully

One of the most original and low mileage 1939 Packard Twelves in existence

A collector’s dream

The 1939 Packard Twelve Convertible Sedan featured here is finished in stunning Tavern Green with Balfour Green fenders over a dark brown interior and beige folding convertible top. This outstanding example was sold new by Hon Smithson & Raymond in Chicago, Illinois, to Colonel Robert R. McCormick; owner of the Chicago Cubs and the Chicago Tribune. Rumor has it that McCormick’s rule was that his driver had to get him from downtown Chicago to his home in Wheaton, Illinois in 45 minutes or less – a task that the Packard Twelve was more than capable of! A Packard that has appealed to more than one collector owner in its time, this Twelve Convertible Sedan presents wonderfully, showcasing some patina on its original paint and chrome and only displaying 34,701 actual miles. In 2011, Packard specialist Dave Mitchell performed a through mechanical servicing and the car was tastefully equipped with high speed gears and overdrive. The model 1708 Packard is considered a Full Classic by the Classic Car Club of America and would be a welcome entry in a CCCA tour or concours event. With incredible provenance, low mileage and outstanding originality, we are confident that this Convertible Sedan is one of the best examples that can be found on the market today. We are proud to offer this exceptional 1939 Packard Twelve Convertible Sedan to the most astute collector or investor who appreciates originality and low mileage classic motorcars. Ready to make an investment that you can actually enjoy? Classic cars have proven to be among the most resilient and rewarding investments in recent years with the Historic Automobile Group Index (HAGI) jumping 39% in 2013, 16% in 2014 and 17% in 2015 while posting gains of 467% over the last 10 years. Please contact John Sherman, one of our expert sales consultants, at details below or using the button below for more information. He will be happy to give you a complete walk-around, supply you with a more detailed description and answer any questions you may have. Buy with confidence.

Trades welcome! Financing available! Please visit - details above to view our full inventory.
Price Offers invited
Ad Type For Sale
Category American Cars
Make Packard
Model Twelve
Year 1939
Mileage 34,701 miles
Country USA
Region International
Telephone (314) 291-7000
Status Trade
E-mail
Date 19-Jun-2019
Ref C1077943
 

Similar Adverts
Packard 1919 Roadster V-12 Golfer

This is a Roadster 1919 V-12 . The body was made from a four doors 1919 . The car is almost finished . Just remains the paint , upholstery and top . The wooden parts are finished . The mechanic parts were completely restored into a new condition . This is a fantastic beautiful car . The project was .....

  • £
  • 12-Jun-2019
  • Argentina
  • Trade
1948 Eight Sedan - right hand drive- very rare

This is one of the very rare right hand drive cars from Packard. This car is a two colour car in real nice condition. It has an older restauration and some little spots of wear which are ok for the age. The interior is made of sky and also in good condition. Everything is working, so the car is .....

  • £31000
  • 06-May-2019
  • Austria
  • Trade
1948 Super Eight 2 Door conv - right hand drive

This is one of the very rare right hand drive convertibles from Packard. This car has an older restauration and is in very good optical and technical condition. It is equiped with hydraulic windows and a hydraulic convertible top. This great straight eight engine and the long wheelbase give you the .....

  • £66666
  • 24-Jun-2019
  • Austria
  • Trade
Packard 8 1948 manual 3 speed P/EX Truck/Jeep

Great original condition,Rare car,Amazing deco style,whisper quiet 8 cyl engine.Great driver,UK Registered.rewired converted to 12 volt,very nice car,no rust issues,New tyres,excellent/bodywork/paintwork/brakes/steering/transmission,new door cards,Very light to drive.Tax/MOT Exempt.New headliner/carpet .....

  • £8500
  • 04-Jun-2019
  • Dorset
  • Private
1987 Packard coupe roadster 443

Make: Packard model: 443 cabrio year: 1928 vin: 230190 6.3l 8 cyl. packard coupe roadster 443 1928, this majestic 8-cylinder vehicle for very little use, fully restored, is in perfect condition, you can visit by appointment, you can .....

  • £
  • 12-Jun-2019
  • Spain
  • Private
1935 Packard 120 series sport cabriolet

PACKARD SERIES 120 CABRIOLET SPORT year 1935 integral restoration perfect working condition 8 cylinders fully rebuilt engine possible worldwide shipment visit previous notice

  • £
  • 12-Jun-2019
  • Spain
  • Private
1937 Packard 120 Touring Sedan

Wonderful, largely original condition Presents with charming patina Only 58,857 actual miles! Just released from a private Packard museum Desirable Packard 120 Touring Sedan Correct 282ci 8-cylinder engine Stunning color combination Unrestored original interior Includes receipts .....

  • £
  • 20-May-2019
  • USA
  • Trade
1933 Packard Model 1004 Super Eight Touring

Wonderful restored condition Classic Car Club of America (CCCA) Senior Award Winner Just released from over a decade of single collector ownership Formerly owned by respected Packard collector Don McCallum Rare and desirable 1933 Packard Model 1004 Super Eight Touring One of only 744 .....

  • £
  • 30-May-2019
  • USA
  • Trade
1929 Packard 640 Roadster

Packard’s Sixth Series debuted on August 1, 1928, continuing the long-running tradition of exceptional quality, engineering excellence, and sophisticated style. Customers had a wide range of catalog body styles to choose from, as well as four different chassis options. The base of the lineup consisted .....

  • £
  • 01-Jun-2019
  • USA
  • Trade
1953 Packard Executive Limousine (Used by the Service)

Used as transportation for the United States Secret Service under U.S. Presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower and John F. Kennedy! Just released from a private Packard collection Only 35,007 believed-to-be original miles! Rare & desirable Henney bodied 1953 Packard Executive Sedan One of only 1

  • £
  • 08-May-2019
  • USA
  • Trade