For Sale: 1936 Packard 1404 Super Eight Coupe Roadster in Bedford Heights, Ohio


Vehicle Description

Packard introduced the Fourteenth Series in August 1935 for the 1936 model year. Packard produced 1,330 Super Eight Model 1404s between August 1935 and September 1936. The iconic Packard grille was slanted five degrees rearward and that was the biggest change in design for the senior cars. Features of this Packard include rare artillery wheels, dual side mounts, dual Trippe lights, tan leather interior, suicide doors, golf club storage door, step plates to enter the rumble seat, luggage rack, radio, clock, heater and factory installed V-12 vibration damping bumpers. The top and boot are Haartz stay fast canvas. This Packard has been well maintained and all records of restoration and maintenance are included. All dash instruments are in working order and accessories include a radio, clock and heater. According to records, the engine was completely rebuilt at 43,500 miles, after which it completed several Glidden tours. The new owner had the engine rebuilt again at 52,000. The self lubricating Bijur system and front suspension including wheel bearing and ring pin assembly have been recently rebuilt. Exhaust system and muffler are both stainless steel. This car has an overdrive which lets it cruise effortlessly down the road at 70 mph. Body and fender panels are true and straight. Fender, doors and hood fits are excellent. While no longer concourse quality, the paint still shows excellent shine and performance. This coupe roadster is one of 75 built and ready for any CCCA show or Caravan. * The car is titled as a 1935 Packard as it was produced at the beginning of the series. (this will be changed at the Bureau of Motor Vehicles)

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-927386
  • Year:1936
  • Make:Packard
  • Model:1404 Super Eight Coupe Roadster
  • Exterior Color:Tudor Tan
  • Interior Color:Tan Leather
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Engine Size:V-8
  • Stock Number:260909
  • VIN:959 224
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Restoration History:Fully Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Seat Material:Leather
  • Engine Condition:Running