Category Archives: Packard

2012 Detroit Autorama: 1939 Packard 120 “X-Factor”

To view the entire photo gallery in your choice of 2D or stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player or here for an HTML applet Right next to the ’34 Hupmobile custom, Autorama organizers located another non-traditional custom, … Continue reading

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Packard Predictor, Now in 3D

Click on the anaglyph stereo 3D image to launch a Flash player and view the entire gallery of photos in 2D or your choice of S-3D formats. Editor’s note: I recently visited the Studebaker National Museum, in no small part … Continue reading

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Studebaker National Museum – Postwar Cars & Concepts, Incuding Sceptre and Packard Predictor

Start the YouTube 3D video player. Click on the red 3D icon that will appear in the menu bar to select 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats. On the second floor of the Studebaker National Museum are the … Continue reading

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Al Jolson’s Million Dollar Packard: 1932 Packard Twin Six Individual Custom Convertible Sedan by Dietrich

Click on the anaglyph stereo 3D image to launch a Flash player and view the entire gallery of photos in 2D or your choice of S3D formats. Sanjay Mehta asks, over at TTAC, concerning the Bugatti Veyron that he had … Continue reading

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The Last True Packard

  Dick Teague is best known for his work at AMC where he produced designs of almost elegant simplicity. His work there was typified by clean, simple lines devoid of affectation.  So where the heck did this come from?

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Cars On Roofs – Wetmore’s Edition

Click on the anaglyph 3D image to launch a Flash player and view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of 3D formats. In our original Cars On Roofs post, we mentioned a shop on Woodward Ave. in … Continue reading

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2011 Eyes on Design: The Beauty and the Beasts

Click on the anaglyph 3D image above to launch a Flash player and view the complete gallery in your choice of 2D or 3D formats. The 1952 Studebaker coupe, often called the Loewy coupe because it was designed by Robert … Continue reading

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Memorial Day: The Arsenal of Democracy

Click on the image to launch Flash player and view the entire gallery in your choice of 3D formats or 2D It’s almost impossible to visit a car museum in the Detroit area without being reminded of Detroit’s role as … Continue reading

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3D Video: Vintage Packards Return to the Packard Proving Grounds Test Track

Start the video, then pause and click on the “3D” icon in the player’s menu bar to select your choice of 3D format or 2D. When it was operational, the Packard Proving Grounds had a 2.5 mile high speed oval … Continue reading

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The Packard Proving Grounds in 3D

Scroll down after the jump for a gallery of photos in multiple 3D formats and 2D Ruin porn. That’s what folks in the Detroit area call the photos you can see of the Michigan Central Station and other abandoned and … Continue reading

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