1935 Packard Twelve Coupe Roadster with Dietrich body
The Toronto Intenational Auto Show, held within the past several weeks, displayed some of the most beautiful and rare vintage automobiles in the world. These “Concour’s D’Elegance” vehicles are icons of style, grace and extravangance for their time periods.
Enjoy the photos and video below.
The Roadster is powered by a 473 cubic inch, 175 hp. V 12 engine
1929 Duesenberg Model J Murphy Dual Cowl Phaeton
The owner has stated that although it cruises best at 60-70 mph, its factory-claimed 90 mph in second gear is not an exxageration!
The Duesenberg was first owned by ‘Roxy” Rothafel of Roxy Theatre and Music Hall fame.
1941 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible Coupe. The chassis was modified by “Dutch” Darrin, a renowned coach builder, known for his “Dutch” dip (in the doors).
1949 Cadillac Coupe De Ville Prototype. This custom hardtop was owned by the president of G.M, who gave it to his secretary when he became Secretary of Defence under Eisenhower.
1955 Packard Caribbean Convertible. The car features a 352 c.i. engine, Ultramatic transmisison, power brakes, steering, windows and seats, and dual heaters!
Enjoy this final segment of the ACBS (Toronto Chapter) 2017 Spring Boat Shop Tour in Muskoka, Ontario. Highlighted in Tom Adam’s Port Carling shop is “Rita,” a 50 foot Minett cabin cruiser, built in 2014, RIta is in the final stages of a two plus year restoration. The staff at Duke Boats in Port Carling […]
Notes from the owner: This beautiful cocktail launch (builder unknown) was purchased in Sarnia from a gentleman who bought it from the widow of a Great Lakes captain, who had started it in the 1930s. The launch, with a hull of cedar and white oak, was totally restored using the West System over mostly new […]
We have been instructed by the owner to adjust the price of this classic 24 foot, 1936 runabout. Originally listed at $65,000,USD, the price has been reduced to $25,000! WOW! Notes from the owner below: Stunningly beautiful 24′ classic mahogany Port Carling triple cockpit Seabird, built in 1936, named CYGNE. CYGNE is largely original and was […]
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