Packard Motor Car Restoration Specialists
For forty years, Custom Auto Service has been supplying the world with the finest Packard restoration and service. We are Located in a 1919 electric car garage and dealer showroom in historic downtown Santa Ana, CA.
Robert Escalante and the soft-spoken boss of the road. Once designated as The Golden City by its civic leaders, Santa Ana was among the first municipalities to be incorporated as part of California’s sunny Orange County, back in 1886. Located just 10 miles from the Pacific Coast, it is a place of many historic landmarks [...]Read more
September 7th & 8th, An extraordinary motorsport event showcasing the elegance, craftsmanship, and beauty of … distinguished and unique automobiles in Southern California.Read more
The 1954 Convertible is part of Packard’s limited edition luxury models, as well as is the Caribbean and the Patrician 400 Sedan. Packard-built vehicles are some of the highest quality of the luxury American automobiles.Read more
"Ask The Man Who Owns One!"
Packards have always been a cut above. In the 1920s, the marque outsold Cadillac and was considered the American Rolls-Royce.
Today, if you want to find out about Packards, all you need to do is ask Robert Escalante. Escalante owns Custom Auto Service, a Santa Ana shop that is known throughout the country for Packard restoration and maintenance.
A walk through the establishment - housed in a building that was home to an electric car dealership early in the last century and later a truck dealer - is a step back in time to delight any car buff.
Though the last cars to bear the Packard name were built in 1958, the marque is alive and well here at Custom Auto Service.