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!
Century Arabian: 19.1 ft., 1985 This very attractive Arabian comes complete with the original owner’s manual and brochure, a sun roof, full rain cover and a new tonneau cover for trailering. An extensive fibreglass “face-lift” on the sides and deck was undertaken in 2015. The wiring and gauges were also replaced in 2015. The out-drive […]
Despite recent arctic-like conditions across much of North America, boat show fever springs eternal! The brief list below highlights the boat shows scheduled over the next few weeks. Why not escape winter for awhile by attending one of the shows! Jan 10-14, 2018: the 58th Annual Portland Boat show at the Portland Exposition Centre. This […]
Riva boats are considered by many to be the finest watercraft of their kind in the world, In the video below, a contemporary Riva, revealing incredible attention to design and detail, struts its stuff. Enjoy!
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