1953 Packard Balboa-X designed by Richard Teague, three-quarter rear right view
Packard Co. file photograph of a 1953 Packard three-quarter rear right view. Inscribed on photo back: "P.M.C. Co. designer Richard Teague's' "Balboa-X" show car, modified to feature "canopy top" styling on a 1953 Packard Caribbean, twenty-sixth series, model 2631, 8-cylinder, 180-horsepower, 122-inch wheelbase, 6-person convertible (body type #2678), serial number 2631-2006, modification conducted at the P.M.C. Co. shops, East Grand Blvd. trimmed out by Mitchell-Bentley, note: 1953 Michigan manufacturer license plate #M-33-14, 1954 type tail light housings, integrating back up lights, exterior; Packard ivory & special maroon, interior; standard maroon & white leather Caribbean trim, with addition of handsome embroidered Packard crests on seat backs, winner of Fawcett publication, Cars Magazine's DSC (Design safety comfort) award for 1953."
- Packard Motor Car Company
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- Packard automobile
- Photographic prints
- 1 photographic print ; 8 x 10 in.
- National Automotive History Collection
- Packard Collection
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