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1939 Packard 1708 Twelve Convertible Sedan / 12532017 Vehicle Information

1939 Packard 1708 Twelve photograph

1939 Packard 1708 Twelve photograph

1939 Packard 1708 Twelve photograph

1939 Packard 1708 Twelve photograph

1939 Packard 1708 Twelve photograph

1939 Packard 1708 Twelve1939 Packard 1708 Twelve1939 Packard 1708 Twelve1939 Packard 1708 Twelve1939 Packard 1708 Twelve
Sold for $170,500 at 2010 Gooding and Company : The Amelia Island Auction.
Sold for $160,600 at 2015 Bonhams : Greenwich Concours.
Sold for $170,500 at 2016 RM Sotheby's : Hershey.
1939 was a very significant year for Packards, as it was the last year for the Packard 12-cylinder automobiles. For 1939, fewer than 450 examples were built before production came to an end.

This example is a Model 1708, five-passenger convertible sedan. It has been given a comprehensive restoration and finished in the correct and Idium Grey metallic paint with a black Haartz cloth convertible top that features blind rear quarters for rear-seat occupants' privacy. The upholstery is finished in red leather with a contrasting burl walnut dashboard. There are five uniformly round gauges on the inset panel and matching wood door accents. There is a steering column shift, an unusual feature among the larger displacement Full Classics, a modern amenity that provided additional front compartment floor space. There is a roll-up divider window behind the driver's seat that is surrounded by walnut trim. Mounted to the rear of the front-seat cowling is a rear-seat leather-wrapped lap robe rope with matching grab-straps at either end. Also, there is a correct Packard accessory heather that provides warmth to both driver and passengers.

The car was fitted with many options such as dual-enclosed side-mounted spares with rear view mirror; period-correct accessory fog lamps including a single rear lamp; and an unusual external rear trunk rack which, when lowered, has its own elegantly shaped chrome bumper to protect the car and trunk alike.

In 2010, this Model 1708 was offered for sale at Gooding & Company's auction held in Amelia Island, Florida. The car was expected to sell for $175,000 - $225,000. As bidding came to a close, the car had been sold for the sum of $170,500, inclusive of buyer's premium.


By Daniel Vaughan | Apr 2010



2016 RM Sotheby's : Hershey

Pre-Auction Estimates :
USD $170,000-USD $200,000 
Sale Price :
USD $170,500

2015 Bonhams : Greenwich Concours

Pre-Auction Estimates :
USD $160,000-USD $200,000 
Sale Price :
USD $160,600

2010 Gooding and Company : The Amelia Island Auction

Pre-Auction Estimates :
USD $175,000-USD $225,000 
Sale Price :
USD $170,500

1939 Packard 1708 Twelve Auction Sales

Recent Sales

(Data based on Model Year 1939 sales)
1939 Packard Twelve 1708 Convertible Sedan
Chassis#: 1253-2015
Sold for USD$106,400
  2019 Gooding & Company : Scottsdale Arizona
 
1939 Packard 1708 V-12 7-Passenger Limousine
Sold for USD$47,300
  2018 Mecum : Las Vegas
 
1939 Packard 1708 V-12 Brunn Touring Cabriolet
Sold for USD$170,500
  2018 Mecum : Las Vegas
 
1939 Packard Twelve Convertible Sedan
Chassis#: 1253-2017
Sold for USD$170,500
  2016 RM Sotheby's : Hershey
1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  
1939 Packard Twelve 1708 Convertible Sedan
Chassis#: 12532017
Sold for USD$160,600
  2015 Bonhams : Greenwich Concours
1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  
1939 Packard Twelve Touring Cabriolet by Brunn
Sold for USD$143,000
  2014 RM Auctions - Hershey
1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  
1939 Packard Twelve Touring Cabriolet by Brunn
Sold for USD$137,500
  2014 Auctions America - Auburn Spring
 
1939 Packard Twelve Convertible Sedan
Chassis#: B602122
Sold for USD$140,250
  2013 RM Auction - Hershey
1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  
1939 Packard Twelve Touring Cabriolet by Brunn
Chassis#: B602030A
Sold for USD$123,750
  2013 RM Auctions - St John's
1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  
1939 Packard Twelve All Weather Cabriolet by Brunn
Chassis#: 17082002
Sold for USD$178,750
  2011 RM Auctions - Concours d'Elegance at St. Johns
1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  
1939 Packard Twelve Five-Passenger Convertible Sedan
Sold for USD$170,500
  2010 Gooding and Company : The Amelia Island Auction
1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  
1939 Packard Twelve Convertible Sedan
Sold for USD$275,000
  2010 Gooding and Company - Scottsdale Auction
 
1939 Packard 1708 Twelve
Chassis#: B602303A
Sold for USD$166,100
  2009 Vintage Motor Cars of Meadow Brook
1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  
1939 Packard Model 1708 Convertible Sedan
Sold for USD$176,000
  2009 Collector Cars of Fort Lauderdale
 
1939 Packard 1708 Twelve
Sold for USD$64,900
  2008 Vintage Motor Cars of Hershey by RM Auctions
1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  
1939 Packard 1708 Twelve
Sold for USD$176,000
  2008 Vintage Motor Cars of Meadow Brook
1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  1939 Packard 1708 Twelve image  
1939 Packard 1708 Touring Limo
Sold for USD$65,270
  2006 The Florida Collector Car Auction
 
1939 Packard Twelve All Weather Town Car
Chassis#: B602426
Sold for USD$126,500
  2006 Vintage Motor Cars in Arizona
 
1939 Packard V12 Touring Sedan
Chassis#: B602259
Sold for USD$33,000
  2004 Vintage Motor Cars at Amelia Island
 
1939 Packard Twelve Convertible Sedan
Sold for USD$82,500
  2002 Michigan Fall Classic Car Auction - The Kughn Collection
 

Vehicles That Failed To Sell

1939 Packard 1708 Twelve's that have appeared at auction but did not sell.
VehicleChassisEventHigh BidEst. LowEst. High
1939 Packard 1708 Brunn Touring Cabriolet 2016 Dragone Auction Greenwich Weekend Auction $125,000$175,000
1939 Packard Twelve 1708 Convertible Sedan 2015 Auctions America Auburn Fall$160,000  
1939 Packard Series 1708 Twelve Touring Cabriolet1708-20142012 Bonhams Quail Lodge Sale $160,000$180,000
1939 Packard Twelve Series 1708 Brunn All Weather CabrioletE170820162012 Worldwide Auctions Atlantic City Classic Car   
1939 Packard Model 1708 7 Passenger Limousine 2011 Leake Car Auctions Tulsa 39th Annual Leake Auto Auction$39,000  
1939 Packard Model 1708 Formal SedanB 6021202009 Greenwich Concours d'Elegance, Collectors' Motorcars and Automobilia $50,000$60,000
1939 Packard Twelve Armored Convertible SedanB6021382008 Sports & Classics of Monterey by RM Auctions$375,000$500,000$900,000
1939 Packard 1707 12-Cylinder Victoria Convertible 2006 The Florida Collector Car Auction$235,000  
1939 Packard Twelve All Weather Town CarB6024262005 Vintage Motor Cars at Meadow Brook Hall$130,000$175,000$225,000
1939 PACKARD FOUR DOOR CONVERTIBLE 2001 Kruse Auction Auburn, IN$180,000  

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1939 Packard 1708 Twelve vehicle thumbnail image  1939 Packard 1708 Twelve vehicle thumbnail image  
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Packard 1708 Twelve Vehicle Profiles
Formal Sedan
Packard 1708 Twelve Formal Sedan

Model Year: 1939
Profile
Formal Sedan
Packard 1708 Twelve Formal Sedan

Model Year: 1939
Profile
Touring Sedan
Packard 1708 Twelve Touring Sedan

Model Year: 1939
Profile

Touring Sedan
Packard 1708 Twelve Touring Sedan

Model Year: 1939
Profile
Touring Sedan
Packard 1708 Twelve Touring Sedan

Model Year: 1939
Sport Sedan
Packard 1708 Twelve Sport Sedan

Coachbuilder: Bohman & Schwartz
Model Year: 1939
Profile

All Weather Cabriolet
Packard 1708 Twelve All Weather Cabriolet

Coachbuilder: Brunn
Model Year: 1939
Profile
All Weather Cabriolet
Packard 1708 Twelve All Weather Cabriolet

Coachbuilder: Brunn
Model Year: 1939
Profile
Touring Sedan
Packard 1708 Twelve Touring Sedan

Chassis Num: 1234-2073
Engine Num: B602445
Model Year: 1939
Profile and Auction History

Coupe
Packard 1708 Twelve Coupe

Chassis Num: 1238-2004
Engine Num: B602245
Model Year: 1939
Profile and Auction History
Touring Sedan
Packard 1708 Twelve Touring Sedan

Chassis Num: 1253-2006
Engine Num: B602138
Model Year: 1939
Profile and Auction History
Convertible Sedan
Packard 1708 Twelve Convertible Sedan

Chassis Num: 12532017
Engine Num: B602387
Model Year: 1939
Profile and Auction History

All Weather Cabriolet
Packard 1708 Twelve All Weather Cabriolet

Coachbuilder: Brunn
Chassis Num: 17082002
Model Year: 1939
Profile and Auction History
Convertible Sedan
Packard 1708 Twelve Convertible Sedan

Chassis Num: B602122
Engine Num: B602122
Model Year: 1939
Profile and Auction History
Convertible Sedan
Packard 1708 Twelve Convertible Sedan

Chassis Num: B602257
Model Year: 1939
Profile and Auction History

Touring Cabriolet
Packard 1708 Twelve Touring Cabriolet

Coachbuilder: Brunn
Chassis Num: B602303A
Engine Num: B602030A
Model Year: 1939
Profile and Auction History


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