For Sale: 1953 Packard Caribbean in Sacramento, California

Vehicle Description

This is a very rare 1953 Packard Caribbean Convertible in Maroon Metallic. Has the 3 speed manual with overdrive - "3 On The Tree".

This specific example was formerly part of the renowned Art Astor Collection and has been a California car for the last 30 years. Has also been displayed in the California Auto Museum in Sacramento.

Brand new Optima Battery with 800 Cold Cranking Amps!   [See new pictures]

Power Windows, Power Steering, Power Driver's Seat, Power Brakes, Power Convertible Top. Continental kit complete with spare tire.

Most of the Caribbeans built for the 1953 model year were automatics. This example, however, is the more rare and pleasing three-speed manual and is part of a very exclusive family remaining today!

Having a limited production of only 750 total built for 1953, the exclusive Caribbean was Packard's "Halo" car. 

Has a 327 Cubic Inch Straight-8 with 180 horsepower. All Interior & Exterior lights working.

Please call Joseph at 916.500.2258 with questions. Accepting offers from serious inquiries only please...

More photographs to follow.

p.s. I am not a dealer - just a guy with too many cool old cars...

Vehicle Details

  • 1953 Packard Caribbean
  • Listing ID: CC-1682623
  • Price: $55,000 (OBO)
  • Location:Sacramento, California
  • Year:1953
  • Make:Packard
  • Model:Caribbean
  • Exterior Color:Maroon Metallic
  • Interior Color:Red / White
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:16702
  • Stock Number:53pack
  • VIN:L415743
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Restoration History:Partially Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Good
  • Seat Material:Vinyl
  • AM Radio:Yes
  • Power Brakes:Yes
  • Power Steering:Yes
  • Power Windows:Yes
  • Power Seats:Yes
  • Engine History:Original
  • Engine Condition:Running
  • Drive Train:Rear-wheel drive
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