1956 Packard Caribbean


1956 Packard Caribbean

Last year for the full-sized Packard body. This Hardtop was a top-of-the-line luxury vehicle with a limited production of 263. it is unknown how many remain. Special features include a huge V8 engine, torsion bar suspension, automatic load leveling accomplished by an electric motor, push button transmission which automatically returns to park when engine is shut off and a unique reversible seat cushion with leather on one side for summer and boucle on the other side for winter. In 1956 this Packard Caribbean cost $5,495 new. That's $45,783 in today's money.


Auto Spec Sheet

Year: 1956
Make: Packard
Model: Caribbean
Style: Coupe
Serial No: N/A
Odometer: N/A
Engine Cyl: 375 cubic inch
Engine Size: V8
Engine HP: 310
Trans: Ultra-Matic automatic


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