Lot 139

2011   |   Pebble Beach Auctions 2011

1940 Packard Model 1806 Towne Coupe

Coachwork by Darrin

Estimate

$400,000 - $500,000

Chassis

18062007

Car Highlights

One of Only Two Such Examples Built

Perfectly Proportioned Darrin Custom

Pictured in The Classic Era by Beverly Rae Kimes

Known History for Over Fifty Years

Featured in America’s Packard Museum

Displayed at the 2010 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

Recent Mechanical Freshening

Technical Specs

356 CID L-Head Inline 8-Cylinder Engine

Single Downdraft Carburetor

160 HP at 3,600 RPM

3-Speed Manual Gearbox with Overdrive

4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes

Independent Coil-Spring Front Suspension

Live Rear Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

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