For Sale: 1950 Packard Deluxe Retromod in Volo, Illinois


Vehicle Description

Starting with an outstanding California car it was updated with modern driveline. A GM crate 350 motor with aluminum intake, Holley carb, HEI ignition coated headers mated to a 700R-4 overdrive automatic was installed. Rebuilt rear end. Completely new TCI front end with tubular control arms, rack and pinion power steering. New power disc brake conversion. New heat and air conditioning system. Has electric fan. Upgraded to 12 volt system, painless wiring. Everything is new-alternater, radiator, dual exhaust, electric wipers, radial whitewall etc. The car was a cream puff to start with. Zero rust. The underside of hood and jambs have clean original paint. Has oil change sticker from 1971. Body is straight and fits tight. Doors shut with no effort. Has a smooth glossy finish, painted 25 years ago! Excellent chrome, glass, rubber etc. Interior is beautiful. New correct pinstripe upholstery on rebuilt seats. Correctly redone door panels. Amazingly nice original faux woodgrain trim. Clean trunk and motor compartments. This car looks bone stock inside and out. It's for the person that wants an old car that can be driven reliably and comfortably. Impressive car.

Air conditioning
Power steering
Power disc brakes
Radial whitewall
TCI front end
Tinted glass
Electric wipers

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-913710
  • Year:1950
  • Make:Packard
  • Model:Deluxe Retromod
  • Exterior Color:Valiant Green
  • Interior Color:Tan Pinstripe
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Stock Number:V17252
  • VIN:H259426