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553 Light Eight Sedan

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SERIES:

9th

YEAR:

1932

WB:

127.75

MODEL/CHASSIS:

900

CARBURETOR:

Detroit 51

ENGINE:

320

CYLINDERS:

8

HP:

110

WEIGHT:

4,115

MSRP:

$1,750

TOTAL PRODUCTION:

6,750*

PASSENGERS:

5

GND VOLTAGE:

+6

TIRE SIZE:

17 x 6.5

GENERAL INFORMATION:

The Light Eight was Packard's first attempt to truly offer a lower priced model. The car failed to do this, through no fault of its own, and was produced for less than a year. Its engine featured a block thermostat with no shutters and a warm-air heater for the carburetor intake. The chassis featured

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Introducing the Packard Light Eight


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