September 18, marked Dale Matthews’ 40th Anniversary in business with “his name on the sign!” It all started when he vacated his seat managing Moak Chevrolet in Canby, Oregon, rolled the dice and bought property at 52nd and SE Foster Road, formerly Discount Car Co. He “blacked out” DISCOUNT and proudly displayed MATTHEWS over the top and the legacy of Matthews Car Co. began. He’s built an amazing business and earned a reputation based on honesty, integrity and an unmatched work ethic expanding the business into what’s known today as Matthews Memory Lane. We wouldn’t know where to find the answer but We highly doubt there’s many “used car dealers” that have 40 years and counting in the industry. Let’s […]
Well we’ve been hard at it, Selling Cars, Having Fun and Making Movies! This episode is just a quick glimpse into the average day around Memory Lane. Cars come in, cars go out. Sometimes faster then you can believe! But it’s all true! This is simply just what we do! Hope you all enjoy…….
Here’s a beautifully restored 1951 Chevy Convertible with a strong running updated in-line six cylinder motor, standard 3 speed transmission, Power Glide rear end for freeway travel and Fenton headers with dual exhausts. It sits on a nice set of radial whitewall tires mounted on wire wheels and comes with many chrome accessories to include a rare “Impala” hood ornament, side skirts, deluxe steering wheels, finger nail guards, bumper extensions and more! This is wonderful driving automobile and ready to show or go!
If you’re looking for an all-steel, custom Ford that’s spared no expense and has been built with high quality, this is worth a look. It’s been chopped 3″ with a smooth exterior, “V” Butt windshield, smooth painted running boards, flush mount gas door and the list goes on and on. It’s powered by a 350 cui V8 with a Turbo 350 automatic transmission, power steering, power windows and Vintage heat and air conditioning. The bright red paint is absolutely beautiful and the interior features Recarro bucket seats and a full interior in Dark Oatmeal Tweed and Light Camel Leather which compliments the exterior nicely. This incredible car has been seen in “Hot Rod” magazine, “American Rodder” and “American Rodder – […]
This is a real solid, tight driving early V8 Ford! It’s been beautifully restored to stock, finished in Mandarin Maroon with light gray cloth upholstery. The brightwork on this car is all very nice and you’ll enjoy the look and feel of the Banjo steering wheel and the sound of the factory AM radio. It’s powered by a flathead V8 engine with a standard 3-speed transmission and dual exhaust. Stop by and check out this fantastic classic!
You don’t see many of these around, especially in this condition. Finished in factory colors of Flame Red and Colonial White, this beautiful Skyliner is sure to capture attention. Powered by a Thunderbird V8 engine with a Ford-O-Matic transmission, power steering, power brakes and an AM/FM radio with Drive-In speakers actually wired into the radio! The interior is incredible and the accessory Continental kit and fender skirts really complete the look! Whether you choose to “show or go” we think you’ll find this to be a wonderful automobile.
With only 6,600 actual miles, this little Mazda Miata Grand Touring Convertible has been babied it’s whole life. It appears new inside and out and has had three local owners since new. It’s a lot of fun to drive with a paddle shift automatic transmission, power windows, power folding hard top and comfortable black leather upholstery. The 17″ alloy wheels are a nice touch and set this car off to look as great as it drives!
Produced in 1980 by Shay Reproductions, this little roadster’s powered by a Pinto 4 cylinder engine, standard shift 4-speed transmission and with front disc brakes. It’s been painted in light gray and black with black vinyl upholstery complete to include a matching rumble seat. This Shay has the true classic look with wire wheels and white wall tires, including the matching spare tires mounted on each side. These are unique and have a following out there, and this is certainly a car that’s been well cared for over the years. It runs and drives really well and it’s certainty worthy of the attention it draws!
Here’s a nice running and driving Mercedes SL, powered by a V8 engine, automatic transmission, power steering, power brakes, power windows with the factory color matched factory hard top along with a dark blue soft top. The interior is finished in tobacco colored leather upholstery and looks to be well maintained. This is a very fun and collectable Mercedes Benz with only 146,000 miles.
We know what you’re thinking……”OOOWEE that’s nice!” This Phantom by Johnson has 22,500 actual miles and was built on an ’86/87 Camaro body and it’s powered by a small block throttle-body injected V8 engine with an automatic transmission, power steering, power brakes, power windows, power mirrors, air conditioning plus removable t-tops! If you’re looking to turn a few heads and get “spotted” while enjoying the drive, we think you’ll find this to be the car you’ve been looking for!
Beautiful frame-off restoration completed in ’97, finished in Silver Blue with an Arctic White Top. Powered by a 283 cui V8, 4 barrel carburetor, factory power steering, factory power brakes, with an AM/FM cassette radio with dual antennas. This car looks great underneath and has beautiful chrome and stainless throughout. This is a real nice car to drive or show!
Here’s a fun old Ford to go cruising in! It’s powered by an Offenhauser speed equipped Flathead V8 with a 4-barrell carburetor on aluminum intake headers with dual exhaust and a 3-speed column shift transmission with overdrive. Brilliant blue with with light blue two tone paint scheme with wide whitewall tires with the finishing touch of “Hollywood” flipper caps. The interior’s finished in two tone velour interior and compliments the exterior. It also has 12 volt electrical and tinted windows making this a nice looking cruiser.
Just purchased from previous owner who had owned this beautiful Corvette since 1974! This is a numbers matching 427 cui 425 horsepower big block, factory 4 speed manual transmission with power steering, four wheel power disc brakes and factory side pipes. The interior is in excellent condition, finished in black leather upholstery. This Corvette was repainted in its original Nassau Blue over 45 years ago and still looks fantastic! The stock knock-off wheel covers are a nice touch and we think you’ll find this is a fantastic car for the money!
Wonderfully restored to stock. All Steel Body and Fenders. Finished in Dark Blue with a Light Blue Body Reveal and Black Fenders. Nice clean LeBaron Bonney leather upholstery. White Wall Tires. Luggage Rack. Top is in great condition as well as the Side Curtains. Body fits nice. Stock 4 Cyl Engine Runs Great. Standard 3 Speed Transmission. Hydraulic Brakes. This is a very good looking and great driving Model A. Lots of family fun to be had playing around with a Model A!
Here’s an opportunity to own a rare automobile, a ’52 Chieftain hardtop! We haven’t had many of these over years and this one is awfully nice. It’s powered by a whisper quiet 268 cui Straight 8 that sits in a nicely detailed engine compartment. This is one smooth driving car with its Hydra-Matic automatic transmission and the two toned exterior is finished in Sea mist Green over Belfast Green. You’ll want to talk note of the beautifully preserved original upholstery and the exceptional metal on this car having zero rust or repairs. This beautiful automobile has been enjoyed by the same owner for the past 40 years and you can be assured, it drives as great as it looks!
Smooth quiet ride just waiting for a road trip! Well cared for local area car. Nice original Maroon Leather Upholstery and nicely repainted tu-tone Maroon and White. Wire Wheel Covers with Radial White Wall Tires. 460ci V8 Engine runs very smooth. Automatic Transmission, Tilt Column, Power Seats, Power Windows, Power Door Locks, Remote Mirror, Cruise-Control, Climate Control. Painted Roof without a Moon Roof! Nice straight, solid body with a great shine! This Lincoln ready to go!
This is one fun little Hot Rod with high quality throughout the build! It started with a custom tube chassis by Jim Myer Fabrication, Alfa Romeo independent transaxle and independent front suspension with disc brake. It’s powered by a Turbo Charger 4 cylinder Merkur engine with a 4 speed manual transmission. The paintwork is beautiful on the fiberglass body and fenders, complimented by tan leather upholstery with a finished matching trunk. This car is super quick and a blast to drive!
This little Mercedes has been meticulously maintained and has 103,000 miles! The paint is gorgeous in its original Surf Blue exterior complimented by Dove Gray leather upholstery. It’s powered by a smooth running V8 engine with an automatic transmission and equipped with air conditioning, power windows, power seats and more. The factory hardtop is in exceptional condition as is the Dark Blue canvas soft top, which looks amazing on this car! Factory chrome wheels with radial tires make this a real smooth driver with lots of curb appeal!
This is a very nice 6 door Limousine with only 31,500 actual miles. It’s been meticulously maintained inside and out, powered by a 4.6L fuel injected V8 engine, automatic transmission, front and rear air conditioning and heat and a switch-back middle seat that adjusts from forward to rear facing in just seconds. The exterior is bright white, the interior showcases beautiful blue leather upholstery and it has a full set of new tires. This is a very smooth and easy to drive limo for work or play!
This little Corvette has undergone a stunning restoration to factory correct! It’s powered by the original 235 cue “Blue Flame Six”, correct triple carburetors, power glide transmission and loaded with all factory options to include the Wonderbar radio, heater, turn signals, courtesy lights, parking brake light and windshield washers. It’s finished in beautiful Polo White with bright red upholstery and a tan canvas soft top. Definitely a show quality car that drives as good as it shows!
Over the years these have become harder and harder to find, especially in this condition. This is the infamous “63 split window Corvette” and it’s beautifully finished in Tuxedo Black with matching black upholstery. With a numbers correct 340 horsepower 327ci. V8 engine and 4 speed manual transmission and tight suspension, you’re gonna love shifting through the gears in this incredible classic!
Just in time for Christmas and this little gem may just fit under your tree! This bright white roadster has a black cloth top, black apron and black interior and it’s powered by a Volkswagen motor with dual downdraft carburetors with Dellorto air cleaners. The gold instrument bezels compliment the emblems on the car and the Gene Berg short-throw shifter has you feeling like you’re driving a slot car! This is a whole lot of fun for the money and yes, it’s a replica and an awfully nice one at that.
Fully Restored with No Expenses Spared!! Beautifully finished inside and out. 261ci In-line 6cyl engine with Fenton Headers and a nice mellow dual exhaust tone. Wayne polished aluminum side and valve cover. Full Syncro 4 speed manual transmission shifts easily and greatly improves the drivability. Electric Power Steering has been added. 12 volt electrics. Custom Stereo System with Video Screen and Back Up Camera. We purchased this vehicle from the “All Classical” Radio Station here in Portland. They had this Panel built as a Rolling Advertisement, fully equipped to host parking lot appearances and to provide music and a PA system. The finish on the sheetmetal is excellent, better then factory. Very nice paint and bright and shiny chrome and […]
This fantastic car was previously owned by the President of the V8 Ford Club for nearly 25 years and only has 64,500 actual miles! Nearly all original paint, powered by a whisper-quiet Flathead V8 engine, manual transmission with a Columbia two-speed rear axle in excellent working condition. The original wood grained dash and trim are beautiful and the clock-faced mirror and factory AM radio are nice options. It sits on wide whitewall tires with Spyder caps and it’s ready to roll for Ford Club touring.
Nice little Jaguar and a lot of fun for the money! This is a two-owner car with only 96,100 miles, finished in Jaguar British Racing Green with tan leather upholstery and a tan canvas power top. It has a 4.0L fuel injected V8 290 horsepower engine, automatic transmission, power windows, power seats, air conditioning and original wood trim in excellent condition. Tires are like new and mounted stock aluminum wheels. This is a fantastic driver with exceptional performance!
With only 9,008 actual miles and 3 owners since new, this Riviera is completely original and in mint condition! It has a 3.6L V6 fuel injected engine, automatic transmission, air conditioning, power windows, locks, dual power seats and a digital dash. This is a real smooth, comfortable driving, low-mile Buick!
This is a nice little Corvette finished in Torch Red with black leather interior and a black cloth convertible top. It has an automatic transmission, tilt wheel, power windows, locks, air conditioning and factory ride control. You’re sure to enjoy the drive while listening to your favorite cassette tapes in the factory AM/FM/Cassette radio. Tis the season to treat yourself to a bright red sleigh!
This is a real solid ’50 Ford Sedan, powered by a strong running flathead V-8 engine with a standard shift 3-speed transmission. It has a real nice straight body, the paint shows a few signs of patina with great looking chrome and stainless and nicely finished tan leather upholstery. The dual exhausts give this car a rumble and it sits on radial tires mounted on chrome “Baby Moon” wheels. This ’50 Ford has a tight suspension and we think you’ll find it’s a wonderful driving automobile.
With only 2,150 produced, this is a very rare Cadillac! Restored to factory stock years ago, this beautiful Eldorado Biarritz was finished in its original color of Bahama Blue, complete with matching leather upholstery. It’s powered by the original 365 cui V8, dual carter 4 barrel carbs and automatic transmission and equipped with power steering, power brakes, power windows, power seat and a white vinyl power top. It sits on chrome wires with factory center caps on new wide whitewall tires. This is real smooth driving top-down cruiser and the first of its kind we’ve had in over 20 years!
Top of the line two-door Capri hardtop model with a 317 cui Overhead valve V8 engine and a Hydra-Matic automatic Transmission. This car has beautiful brightwork and correct upholstery finished in two-tone leather and cloth. It’s a very solid car and it’s beautiful. Here’s a fun fact for car enthusiasts…….Lincoln came in 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th place in the Pan America Road Race in Mexico back in 1952!
Number’s Matching 350hp 327ci V8 Engine, 4 speed manual transmission, Knock-off Aluminum Wheels with Red Line Radial Tires, Nice factory sounding dual exhaust, Finished in Rally Red with a Big Block Hood and a “Black Stinger”, Black Leather Upholstery, Both Factory Tops come with the car, Very nice White Vinyl Soft Top and Body Color Matched Hard Top, Over $6,000 spent on the mechanical’s a few years back and very few miles have been put on it since, to make this a turn key and worry free road worthy Corvette. Simulated Wood Grain Steering Wheel and an AM/FM Radio was added. A nice tight driver with good smooth power. Ready to see the USA in your Chevrolet?
NEW ARRIVAL – This is an extrememly rare 1935 Ford Tudor National Cash Register (NCR) Conversion with an original build date of July 16, 1935. Very few of these were built and this is believed to be one of only two remaining and the only one of its kind fully restored to its original condition. Even more impressive is the restoration included its original 21 stud aluminum head V8 engine, transmission and has only 27 miles of travel since being fully restored. The fit and finish of this car is absolutely unbelievable! The history of the Ford Tudor National Cash Register Conversion is well documented in advertising materials, copied and originals, dating back to 1935. Back then, Ford Motor Company […]
An absolute gorgeous restoration of a very rare automobile finished in beautiful Garnet Maroon paint, brown leather upholstery and a tan canvas top. It has a whisper quiet flathead V-8, standard floor shift transmission and new wide whitewall radial tires. The sheet metal and fit and finish of this very rare and collectable Mercury is excellent.
If you’re in the market for a beautiful ragtop cruiser, this is certainly deserving of your attention. Powered by a 389 cui V8 motor, automatic transmission with power steering, power brakes and dual exhaust. Bright red paint with a nice vinyl top, black interior with a matching boot for the convertible top. We’ve known this car for a long time and always known it to be as good as it looks!
3 Owner local area car in great running and driving condition with Only 77,780 Actual Miles!! Original blue cloth upholstery is in very nice condition, one time repaint of the original color by the 3rd owner. V6 engine runs great, automatic transmission, air conditioning, remote driver mirror, Rally Style BF Goodrich Radial TA Tires, Air Conditioning, This would make for a fun and unique daily driver!
Beautiful Black finished on a Super Straight body with an excellent fit! This sheetmetal on this Ranchero is better then new! Great profile with Polished Aluminum Centerline Wheels and White Letter Tires, 351i V8 engine runs great and has a great sounding set of dual exhaust! Factory Air Conditioning! Automatic Column Shift Transmission, Power Steering, Power Disc Front Brakes, Nice clean Black Bucket Seat Upholstery, Dash is in very nice condition, Power Windows, Bed floor is painted to match the exterior and is nice and straight like new! These are very hard to find in this nice of condition. Look it over, it’s a good one!
Super rare ’39 convertible sedan! This is one fantastic driving Ford with a flathead V8, standard 3 speed manual transmission, dropped front axle, and a nice mellow dual exhaust. This is nicely done older stock restoration finished in Ford’s color of Madeira Maroon with LeBaron Bonney leather upholstery. This would be a great car to go touring in!
Super Rare Factory Stick!! 3 Speed Column Shift Transmission works slick as a whistle! Original 389ci V8 Engine with a 4bbl Carburetor. Factory 8 Lug Aluminum Wheels. Nice repaint of the Original Nocturne Blue Exterior with Tu-tone Blue Bucket Seat Upholstery. Very nice chrome and stainless, glass is all in very nice condition. Only 3,124 produced with manual transmissions, I bet there wasn’t many with 3 speeds!! Such a fun, smooth driving car. Sounds great with mellow toned dual exhaust. This is a very special Gran Prix!
Just a fun little top in the sun run around town kind of car! Good running 6 cyl engine, automatic transmission shift nice and tight. Car handles real good, smooth steering and suspension. good brakes. newer radial white wall tires, body is solid and straight with a good fit. older repaint in Daytona Blue with blue vinyl upholstery. AM/FM Cassette radio. Put the kids in the back seat and head to the ice cream store. A fun little car for the money!
True 442 that we bought from the Family of Original Owner the first time we owned it and just took it back in trade on a Street Rod. This is a wonderful Automobile that has always been well maintained and pampered! Factory 4 Speed Manual Transmission with the Original 455ci V8 engine and Stock Rear End. Factory Power Steering and Brakes. Correct colors of Platinum Poly with a Black Vinyl Top and correct Black Bucket Seat Upholstery. Super Solid Rust Free Body with an Excellent fit and finish! Power Windows, Power Door Lock (by remote) and a CD Player under the dash are the only deviations from stock. Smooth tight and ready to drive, this is a wonderful Oldsmobile 442!
A very rarely seen body style! This is an older restoration in great running and driving condition! 352ci V8 runs nice and smooth and has a wonderful mellow dual exhaust tone. Automatic Transmission. Radial tires on Chrome Baby Moon Wheels. Black and White Upholstery in good condition. Body is nice and solid. Rides nice and turns heads cruising down the road!
Oh how Rare is this one!! A 3 Owner Numbers Matching 427ci 400hp Tri-Power Big Block, 4 Speed Manual Transmission and Very rare Air Conditioning!!! One time respray of the Original Daytona Yellow, Black Upholstery with a new Black Canvas soft top, Factory Color Matched Hardtop is included! Original Rally Wheels with Radial Tires. A very correct and original car, Very nice clean body with great paint. Upholstery is in very good original condition. Smooth Clutch and easy to shift. This is a real special car in good honest original condition!
Super Rare and Unique Buick!! Only 6,021 Produced. Nicely finished in Granada Red with Matching Red Bucket Seat Upholstery, Nice White Vinyl Soft Top that gives this car the look with the top up or down!! 401ci V8 Engine that is detailed back to factory stock, Automatic Transmission with a console shift, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Tilt Column, Cruise Control, Power Seat, Power Windows, Remote Trunk Release, Radial White Wall Tires on Stock Wheels and Full Wheel Covers, Chrome and Stainless is all in very nice condition. Body is straight and solid. A great cruising Buick!!
Gorgeous triple black convertible! Smooth running 327ci 4bbl V8 engine, power glide automatic transmission, power brakes, power top, sittin’ on radial white walls and Corvette rally wheels. Nice chrome and stainless throughout. Really smooth ride and smooth running convertible with mellow dual exhaust. Very straight body with a nice fit and finish. Lot’s of Curb Appeal with this one and there’s still plenty of summer to cruise this sweet convertible Malibu!!
Wonderful driving automobile with 50’s style custom treatments. 255ci Stock Flathead V8 with wonderful sounding mellow tone dual exhaust! 3 Speed Manual Column Shift Transmission with Overdrive. Nosed, Decked and Fender Skirts. Tastefully lowered all the way around. Finished in factory colors of Superior Blue over Banff Blue. Dark Blue and White Leather Upholstery. This car has a wonderful look and feel, just like you’d see in a High School parking lot in 1958!
Smooth quiet ride just waiting for a road trip! Well cared for local area car. Nice original Maroon Leather Upholstery and nicely repainted tu-tone Maroon and White. Wire Wheel Covers with Radial Tires. 460ci V8 Engine runs very smooth. Automatic Transmission. Power Seats, Power Windows, Power Door Locks, Remote Mirror, Cruise-Control, Climate Control. It’s rare and unusual to see a Mark V with a Solid, Painted Roof without a Moon Roof! Nice straight, solid body with a great shine! This Lincoln ready to go!
Meticulously maintained and kept Corvette! Only 36,400 miles on this beautiful coupe featuring a 6 liter 400 horsepower fuel injected V8, 6 speed manual transmission, heads up display and power windows with black leather interior and a Velocity Yellow exterior. The Magna-flow exhaust sounds incredible and this car is a blast to drive Look it Over, this is a real good Corvette!
Super Rare with Unique History! Only 93 of these DK400’s were produced in 1955 and of those only 6 were crafted by Hooper & Co. Coach Builders. A well known Coach company in Great Britain. We are told that this particular vehicle was purchased new by “The Fraser Group” the parent company of the famous “Harrods Department Store”. The car remained in their collection until the late 80’s when it found its way to the States. Has been in the hands of private collectors since coming to us locally from the Osterman Collection. With only 39,600 miles showing on the odometer that’s said to be actual and all the Original Upholstery that is in exceptional condition, this is a very […]
Real Sunbeam Tiger built by Rootes Group with the original numbers matching 260ci V8 engine, 4 speed manual transmission, Only 6,450 produced from 1964-1967. Brand new Burl Wood Dash that is beautiful!! Nice Black Upholstery with a matching black vinyl soft top, comes with a black painted hardtop! Redone many years ago in factory color of Mediterranean Blue (code 100). A very fun car to drive with a unique sound and feel that’s all their own! Very collectable and highly sought after.
This is a wonderful example of a very well cared for original car, with only 83,000 actual miles and 2 owners since new! 390ci V8 Engine runs smooth, quiet and strong. Automatic columns shift transmission, power steering, power brakes and factory air conditioning, Completely original gold cloth upholstery in very nice condition! Wimbledon white exterior has an excellent shine. Body is very solid with a Great fit and finish. A very honest original look and feel. Smooth driving and quiet running, this is a wonderful old Ford! Freshly detailed and ready to go!
Just traded in on a Collector car. Driven in to us from LaGrande Oregon this little Cadillac is ready for top down summer time road trips! V8 engine runs great! Automatic Transmission, Power Windows, Power Steering, Power Disc Brakes, Power Seats, Air Conditioning, Factory Wheels included, Both Factory Tops- Soft top is black canvas and in excellent condition. Original Tan Leather Upholstery has been very well cared for as well as the Original Bright Red Finish. Always maintained and garage kept it’s hard to believe that is has just over 121,000 miles on it! Super clean and nice throughout!
This is a real good solid bodied old Lincoln. All stock running gear with Power Steering, Power Brakes, Power Windows, Suspension feels nice and smooth. 317ci V8 Engine runs strong, Automatic Transmission shifts good. Brakes stop nice and straight and have all been recently gone through. Upholstery is in good stock condition with the seats and carpet being redone a few years back. Original chrome and stainless. Paint is weak but has a good original looking patina to it. Ready to use and tinker with as-is or spend a little time taking it to the next level.
Good looking Mercedes Benz! Black on Black on Black. Wonderful driving automobiles that are a lot of fun and style for the money. V8 Fuel Injected engine, Automatic Transmission, Power Steering, Power Disc Brakes, Power Windows, Dual Power Seats including Headrest. Both factory tops in nice condition including black canvas power soft top, custom chrome 18″ wheels with good tires. Showing 137,890 miles the cosmetics of this car have been well cared for making this is a real head turning Benz cruising down the road.
Beautifully Restored in Starlight Black with Matching Black Vinyl Upholstery and a Black Vinyl Power Top. Super Straight Body. Excellent Chrome and Stainless. 389ci Tri-Power V8 with a Console Shift Automatic 2 Speed Transmission. Power Steering. Power Brakes. Remote Mirror. Power Antenna. AM/FM Radio. Full Wheel Covers on Stock Wheels with Radial Red Line Tires. GTO Trim was added to this beautiful LeMans. Very well finished to look as correct as possible. Drives Wonderfully!!
A Rare and Hard to Find Buick!! A wonderful riding car, nice and smooth on the hwy, Good running fuel injected 5.0L V8 engine, Automatic Transmission, New White Vinyl Power Top, Original Dark Red Leather Upholstery, Radial Tires on Factory Wire Wheel Covers, One time refinish in the original color. Power Windows, Power Seat, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Remote Mirrors, Power Door Locks, Unique and Fun!
Very nice older restoration in good driving condition. Flathead V8 Engine, Standard 3 Speed Manual Transmission, Nice Woodgrain Dash, Red Upholstery is well done, Black Canvas Power Top, Accessory Bumper Tips Front and Rear, Spot Light, Chrome and Stainless is very nice, Solid body with a good fit. A real good driver!
Only 3,775 Produced in 1956! These are Rare and Collectable and Tough to Find!! This is a well maintained example that is a well kept unrestored Packard showing just over 72,300 Miles, that we’re certain are actual as this has been a Portland area car in the hands of two well known Collectors since the 80’s. With the exception of a one time repaint of the factory colors of Scottish Heather and Corsican Black and regular maintenance it’s pretty well been left alone. Original Upholstery is still in good condition with some minor aging and wear it presents itself nicely. Stock 374ci V8 Engine with a 4bbl carburetor, Column shift Automatic Transmission, Aftermarket Air Conditioning, Power Steering, Signal Seeking AM Radio, Radial Tires, Power Seat, Power […]
Here’s a fun little car a lot of people haven’t seen! And with Only 200 Standard Models Produced, We Wonder just how many are left. Built by Kaiser-Frazier and sold primarily in the South and South West in Selected few Sears, Roebuck and Company Department Stores and Catalog. Similar to a Henry J but they offered less options keeping the Sales Cost under $1,500 Brand New! Stock running gear with the Body refinished in a Medium Blue with a little Metallic, Gray Cloth Upholstery, Flathead 134ci 4 Cyl Engine, Standard 3 Speed Transmission, A unique little car that’s solid, complete and in it’s Simplicity, Way Neat!
Very clean and well cared for. Runs and Drives Fantastic with lots of records for work done over the years. Nicely repainted in the original color. Dark Blue Leather Upholstery has a little wear but is very serviceable as-is. Newer white wall radial tires on stock wheels. CD Player. Solid body with no signs of repairs. Showing just over 160k on the odometer this car gives a good solid feeling when driving.
If you have a few more minutes you never want back, Recorded another tune I wrote! Just a fun little jingle of a few of my favorite old cars, V8 Fords! Hope you enjoy- Dale
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