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Author:  Michiel Mobiel [ Thu Apr 09, 2009 9:17 am ]
Post subject:  Howard 'Dutch' Darrin

Post all about Howard Darrin.

http://www.coachbuilt.com/des/d/darrin/darrin.htm

Author:  BuickBoy57 [ Wed Nov 18, 2009 7:42 pm ]
Post subject:  Darrin Sylentlyte Detail

Though a Hibbard & Darrin effort, here is a sketch of a Sylenlyte body frame,
from The Golden Age of the Luxury Car, Dover, 1980.
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Author:  TommyK [ Thu Oct 17, 2013 9:48 am ]
Post subject:  Re: Howard 'Dutch' Darrin

Darrin Packard Model 180 Convertible Victoria, 1939
Except of a handful cars which were built in Darrin's own workshop, all Darrin-Packards were built by the Central Manufacturing Company and by Hess & Eisenhardt.

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Author:  TommyK [ Tue Oct 22, 2013 1:51 pm ]
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Darrin Packard 1941

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Author:  TommyK [ Sun Oct 27, 2013 11:13 am ]
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Darrin Packard Coupé de Ville

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Author:  TommyK [ Thu Dec 05, 2013 12:49 am ]
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Darrin Packard Clipper Convertible, 1941 for Errol Flynn

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Author:  TommyK [ Wed May 07, 2014 9:03 am ]
Post subject:  Re: Howard 'Dutch' Darrin

Darrin '37 Ford V8-78 Roadster

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Author:  TommyK [ Fri Jun 13, 2014 9:37 am ]
Post subject:  Re: Howard 'Dutch' Darrin

Darrin '40 Packard 1807 Convertible Sedan

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Author:  Manel Baró [ Tue Jul 14, 2015 10:06 am ]
Post subject:  Re: Howard 'Dutch' Darrin

TommyK wrote:
Darrin '40 Packard 1807 Convertible Sedan

Fine TommyK: many tks for sharing with us your huge and selected archive.

Author:  TommyK [ Sat Oct 15, 2016 10:21 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Howard 'Dutch' Darrin

Darrin's treatment for the Pontiac Tempest, Buick Special, and Oldsmobile F-85, 1962

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Author:  TommyK [ Sat Oct 15, 2016 10:25 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Howard 'Dutch' Darrin

and the famous Kaiser-Darrin DKF 161 from 1954

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Author:  TommyK [ Tue Jan 24, 2017 5:31 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Howard 'Dutch' Darrin

1940 Packard 120 Convertible Victoria by Darrin.

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Author:  Manel Baró [ Sat Jan 28, 2017 2:49 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Howard 'Dutch' Darrin

TommyK wrote:
Darrin Packard Model 180 Convertible Victoria, 1939
Except of a handful cars which were built in Darrin's own workshop, all Darrin-Packards were built by the Central Manufacturing Company and by Hess & Eisenhardt.


A true and genuine sample of the, IMO, the golden era of American automobile design.

Author:  TommyK [ Mon Jan 30, 2017 12:29 am ]
Post subject:  Re: Howard 'Dutch' Darrin

1940 Packard 180 Custom Super Eight Convertible Sedan by Darrin

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Author:  TommyK [ Sat Feb 11, 2017 10:33 am ]
Post subject:  Re: Howard 'Dutch' Darrin

a few Darrin Packards

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Author:  StillOutThere [ Sat Feb 11, 2017 1:30 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Howard 'Dutch' Darrin

Darrin designed ILLIAN concept for production in Israel. Said to be 1959. Seeking more information.

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