Packard V12 Victoria (diecast 1:18, AutoWorld)

  • Packard V12 Victoria (from 1934)
  • AutoWorld
  • 1:18
  • Showcase model / No engine
  • diecast
  • Cherry
  • Perfect mint condition
  • Original packaging exists
  • Not for sale
 
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The Elegance of the Packard V12 Victoria: A Historical Icon

The Packard V12 Victoria was a luxurious car built during a time when car manufacturing required true craftsmanship. The Packard V12 was produced in the 1934-1939 generation and is now considered an iconic vehicle of the early 20th century. In an era marked by the Great Depression and the challenges of the interwar period, Packard created a vehicle that overcame these challenges through its technical sophistication and luxurious features, providing drivers with an escape into luxury.

Built in a time when Franklin D. Roosevelt was in the second year of his first term as President of the United States and the popular song "Blue Moon" was released, the Packard V12 Victoria reflects both the spirit of the times and the technological and design advancements of its era. The brilliant engineer Colin Haynes and the renowned designer Raymond Loewy were behind the creative design and technical specifications of this outstanding vehicle.


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Technical Highlights of the Packard V12 Victoria

The Packard V12 was equipped with an impressive 7.3-liter V12 engine that produced 160 horsepower. This technical marvel was supported by a liquid cooling system that reliably kept the engine cool even at high speeds. The vehicle also featured a three-speed manual transmission, which was a remarkable engineering feat for the time. The elegant body and high comfort of the vehicle made the Packard V12 Victoria a symbol of luxury and exclusivity.

The predecessor of this model was the equally imposing Packard Super Eight, also a vehicle positioned in the top class. However, the V12 engine of the Victoria was a significant leap forward, offering significantly higher performance and smoothness compared to the eight-cylinder version. Packard combined engineering with fine craftsmanship to create a vehicle that is still considered a classic in automotive history today.

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1/18 Scale Model by AutoWorld

The model shown here in 1/18 scale, manufactured by AutoWorld, is a remarkable example of the high craftsmanship in model making. The model is made of diecast material, making it durable yet detailed. This model is part of the collection of Modelly member "Play-X" and showcases the elegance and meticulous design details that characterized the original vehicle.

The color scheme of the model matches the deep burgundy red of the original. Notable features include the white wall tires and chrome wheel caps that have been perfectly replicated. Every detail, from the headlights to the distinctive grille stripes and the detailed interior, has been faithfully reproduced. Special features like the red-painted fabric convertible top and intricate side mirrors complete the picture of an absolutely realistic miniature model.

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A Collector's Item with Historical Value

For model car enthusiasts worldwide, the Packard V12 Victoria model in 1/18 scale by AutoWorld offers a unique opportunity to hold a piece of automotive history in their hands. The highly detailed reproduction allows collectors to appreciate the aesthetics and luxury of the original vehicle. With thoughtful details and high-quality craftsmanship, this miniature model is a great addition to any collection.

The historical significance of the Packard V12 Victoria and its timeless elegance make it a coveted item not only for car fans but also for enthusiasts of classic technology and craftsmanship. Its technical sophistication and unique style make it an icon that should not be missing from any collection. The elegance and class of the original are perfectly reflected in this detailed model, known for its precision and faithful reproduction.


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