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Old 12-05-2012, 10:05 PM   #1
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Help ID Grandfather's Car

My mom sent these to me tonight, fvcking thing looks badass. Circa 40's i believe, in Iran.

I think it's a 4dr packard, was wondering if anyone could tell the make/model of it?
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Old 12-05-2012, 11:43 PM   #2
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Old 12-06-2012, 12:09 AM   #3
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Here's a list of cars with suicide doors. Good luck.

Adler Typ 10 2.5 Litre (1937-1940)
Austin FX4 - the classic London black cab
Austin 7 - many two-door versions
Bentley State Limousine
Bugatti Atlantic (1937)
Bugatti Type 57 (1934)
Bugatti T57 Aerolithe (1935)
Buick Roadmaster (1936-1939) (Rear door on 4-door sedans and convertibles)
Cadillac Eldorado Brougham - (1957)
Chevrolet Master 2-door (1935)
Chevrolet Master Deluxe 2-door (1935))
Chrysler Imperial Parade Phaeton
Chrysler Royal (rear doors)
CitroŽn 2CV early models (1948-1964)
CitroŽn H Van
CitroŽn Traction Avant (1934-1957)
Delahaye
DeSoto cars in the 1940s (1946-48 S-11)
DKW 1000 S (1958-1961) (Front door)
DKW F7 (1937-1939)
DKW F8 (1939-1942)
Dodge cars in the 1940s
EMW 340 (1949-1955) (Front door)
Facel Vega Excellence
Fiat 500 (approx. 1936-57)
Fiat 500 Spyder Bertone (1947)
Fiat 508 Balilla (1934-1939) (Rear door on 4-door sedans)
Fiat 518 Ardita (1933-1938)
Fiat 600
Fiat 1100 (1960) (Front door)
Fiat 1200 (1955) (Front door)
Fiat AR 55 Campagnola (1963)
Fiat Camareno 1100 (1932)
Fiat FS (1946)
Fiat Topolino (1936-1955)
Ford Model B (1932) (1932 V8)
Ford F-150 SuperCab (1997-present) (Front doors conventional with rear suicide half-doors)
Ford Ranger (2000-present) (Supercab version has two rear suicide doors)
Ford Thunderbird 4-door models (1967-1971)
Goggomobil (1955)
Honda Element (2003-present) (Has conventional front doors, with suicide half-doors in rear)
Hongqi CA 72
Hongqi CA 770/772/773
Hongqi CA 7650
Hongqi HQE
Jaguar MK4 (1946) (Front door)
Jowett Javelin (1947-1953)
Lancia Aprilia (1937-1948)
Lancia Ardea (1939-1953)
Lancia Augusta (1933-1936)
Lancia Aurelia (1950-1958)
Lincoln Continental 4-door sedans (1961-1969), 4-door convertibles (1961-1967)
Mazda B-Series and Mazda BT-50 Freestyle Cab (2002-present)
Mazda RX-8 (2004-2011) (Has conventional front doors, with suicide half-doors in rear)
Mercedes-Benz 170 (1928-1948)
Mercedes-Benz 200t (1934)
Mercedes-Benz 500
Mercedes-Benz 540 (1938)
Mercury 4-door sedan (1949-1951)
MG TF (1953)
MINI Clubman - Has conventional front doors, with one rear suicide half-door
Nissan Titan - Extended cab models
Opel Kapitšn (1938-1953) (Rear door)
Opel/Vauxhall Meriva (2010-present) (Has conventional front doors, with suicide half-doors in rear)
Packard 110 Sedan (1941) (Rear door)
Panhard Dyna
Peel P50
Peugeot 202 (1938)
Peugeot 203 (1948-1960)
Peugeot 301 (1935)
Peugeot 302 (1937)
Peugeot 402 (1938-1950)
Peugeot 402 Darlmat (1950)
Peugeot 601 (1940)
Pierce Silver Arrow
Praga Piccolo Furgon (1938)
Renault 4CV (1946-1961) (Front door)
Riley RM (1945-1955) (Front door)
Rolls-Royce Phantom
Rolls-Royce Phantom Coupe
Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe
Rolls-Royce Ghost
Rover P4 (Cars like the Rover 90 had conventional front doors, with suicide rear doors)
Rover SF12 (1946) (Both doors rear hinged)
Saab (Saab 92, Saab 93 and Saab 95/96 early models)
Saturn Ion Quad Coupe (2002-2007) (Has conventional front doors, with suicide half-doors in the rear.)
Saturn SC (1999-2002) (One rear suicide half-door on driver's side)
Savage Rivale Roadyacht GTS (2009)
Singer SM1500 (1947-1954) (Rear door)
SEAT 600 (1957-1970)
SEAT 800 (1963-1968)
***352;koda 1101/1102 (1946-1952)
***352;koda Popular (1933-1946)
Spyker D12
Studebaker Champion (1939-1952) (Rear door on 4-door Sedans)
Subaru 360
Sunbeam-Talbot Ten
Sunbeam-Talbot 90 (Rear door on four door models)
Syrena early models
Tatra T57 (1931-1948)
Tatra T600 (1947-1952) (Front door)
Toyota Century Royal
Toyota Origin
Toyota FJ Cruiser (2006-present) (Conventional front doors, suicide half-doors in rear)
Tucker Torpedo (1948) (Rear door)
Vespa 400 (1960)
Volkswagen KŁbelwagen (WWII German military Jeep-like vehicle) (Rear doors)
Wanderer W24 (1937-1940)
Zastava 750 (1956-1969)
ZAZ-965
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Old 12-06-2012, 12:26 AM   #4
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Looks like a Ford Model 48
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Old 12-06-2012, 01:09 AM   #6
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winnar. Its a 1936 Ford Model 48

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Looks badass! Iran was a cool place to in the early to mid 20th century (from what I've heard)

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