Lot 35

1938 Packard Super Eight Fire Truck

Coachwork by Detroit-General

Register to Bid

SOLD $104,500


$150,000 - $200,000| Without Reserve


Body No. FT-SUPER 8 #1


A 501955

Car Highlights

The Only Known 1938 Packard Super Eight Detroit-General Fire Truck

Unique Commercial Application of Proven Packard Mechanicals

Outstanding and Well-Documented Midwestern Provenance

Fully Equipped with Period Firefighting Accessories

The Perfect Complement to Any Classic Car Collection

Technical Specs

320 CID L-Head Inline 8-Cylinder Engine

130 BHP at 3,200 RPM

Single Stromberg Updraft Carburetor

7-Speed Saginaw Manual Gearbox with One Reverse Gear

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Front Independent Suspension with Coil Springs

Rear Live Axle with Leaf Springs

Saleroom Addendum

Please note that this vehicle has been in long-term static storage and may not be currently operational. It will require mechanical attention prior to road use.

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