Lot 150

2013   |   Scottsdale Auctions 2013

1940 Packard One Sixty Super 8 Station Wagon

Coachwork by Hercules

SOLD $220,000


$200,000 - $300,000


1372-3281 (Vehicle No.)



Car Highlights

Exceptionally Rare Wood-Bodied Packard
One of Only Three Examples Known to Exist
Recipient of a High-Quality Harrah’s Restoration
Outstanding Handcrafted Wood Paneling
Maintained by Antique Auto Restoration of Seaside, California
A Stylish Touring Car with Room For Eight

Technical Specs

356 CID L-Head Inline 8-Cylinder Engine
Single Downdraft-Barrel Carburetor
160 BHP at 3,600 RPM
3-Speed Manual Transmission (with Overdrive Option)
4-Wheel Hydraulic Drum Brakes
Independent Front Suspension
Liver Rear Axle with Semi-Elliptical Leaf Springs

Saleroom Addendum

*Please note that further research indicates that at Bill Harrah’s request, a genuine Hercules Station Wagon was fitted to this Packard 160 Chassis. Please also note that the estimate for this car has been revised to $180,000 to $250,000.

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