Packard

Bonhams’ ‘taking care of business’ in the birthplace of Elvis

Famed Tupelo Automobile Museum Collection to be auctioned April 26-27, 2019   New York – Bonhams is proud to announce that in April it will have the privilege of auctioning the renowned Tupelo Automobile Museum Collection. Built by TV and telecommunications pioneer, Frank K. Spain, the famed Mississippi collection comprises more...

The National Packard Museum celebrates 1901 Packard homecoming

(WARREN, OHIO) – The National Packard Museum announced that the fifth oldest surviving Packard automobile, a 1901 Model C, serial number C-72, will arrive for exhibit on Friday, December 7, 2018. This freshly restored vehicle is on loan from Terry Martin of Leavittsburg, Ohio. Mr. Martin is a founder of the...

Heavenly Hawk

As seen in the November 20, 2008 Firsatsaatleri   ’58 Studebaker remains a ‘Golden’ oldie By Bill McCleery   Passion for Studebakers runs in Ed Reynolds’ blood. His father was an engineer at the automaker’s South Bend, Ind., headquarters until the company discontinued production at its Indiana plant in...

The National Packard Museum presents “The Battle for Packard’s Estate Part II: Packard Music Hall” on October 26th

The National Packard Museum will present The Battle for Packard’s Estate Part II: Packard Music Hall,” a dramatization of the legal challenges to W.D. Packard’s Last Will and Testament that lasted from 1940 until 1955. This entertaining and educational program will be presented at the museum on Friday, October 26, 2018 at 6:00 PM....

The John Lewis Collection Auction

  Amazing & Rare Pre-War Trucks & Cars Collection Oklahomans are a determined, tough bunch, and John Lewis was no exception. Growing up during the 1930s John saw first-hand how it took determination and shear will to survive. His Momma worked hard and saved what she could while raising John and...

Philadelphia Concours set for June 24

PHILADELPHIA _ The inaugural Philadelphia Concours d’Elegance presented by Cool Cars for Kids, Inc. will showcase 35 American and European classic and historic automobiles and race cars, including a 1967 Lancia Fulvia Sport, a 1957 BMW 507 Roadster, a 1930 Packard 745 Convertible Coupe, and former Eagles Coach Dick Vermeil’s 1926...

La Jolla Concours d’Elegance to spotlight Packard

The weekend of April 7-9 will mark the 13th Annual La Jolla Concours d’Elegance, featuring some of the world’s most exquisite automobile displays, including the honored marque: Packard. On  Sunday, visitors will see 150 spectacular vehicles on the La Jolla Cove lawn along the breathtaking Pacific Coast Ocean. A host of...

Bonhams’ ‘Preserving the Automobile’ auction

New York –  On Monday, October 3rd Bonhams will host its fifth annual Preserving the Automobile Auction at Philadelphia’s Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum. Particularly noteworthy about this unique, forward-thinking sale is the depth and breadth of automobiles on offer. Characterizing just about every era and interest of motoring, the careful selection of vehicles...

America’s Packard Museum ravaged by fire

On Tuesday, November 17, The Citizens Motorcar Company: America’s Packard Museum in Dayton, Ohio, sustained a devastating fire in its off-site storage warehouse in Harrison Township. Many irreplaceable Packard automobiles and artifacts were lost to the fire, which is believed to be the result of a human act and possibly vandalism....

Leno at 10th Boca Raton concours

The 10th annual Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance will be celebrating a decade of philanthropy Feb. 19-21, 2016, at the Boca Raton Resort & Club in Boca Raton, Fla. The concours will feature the Classic Car Club of America (CCCA) Grand Classic and showcase Packard as the marque, along with presenting two...