National Geographic : 1920 Jun
p0oo0000000000000000000000000000000oo00000oo OoOoooooooooooooo Executives going to a conference in their company's Packard. Hundreds of Corporationshave standardized on Packard on an economy basis-high mileage per dollar of investment and low running cost over a term of years. Does the Car Buyer Want the Facts THE late Joseph Choate used to say that lawyers would go out of business if men were not so bent on making the same old mis takes the same old way. No one need - or can- make the old mistakes in selecting his motor car, if he will look for transportation facts instead of "features" and "talk ing points." The strong Packard opinion which he finds on every hand does not ex press itself in technical details or costly luxury - but in such everyday words as economy, comfort, ability, and lasting value. ET a man figure on keeping his SPackard from six to ten years and he has a material saving in in vestment as against the car that must be traded in every two or three years. Think of the stability of the Pack ard design! His Packard always a "new model." His gasoline mileage will be from nine to thirteen, depending on road "Ask the Man ( conditions. Oil mileage, 700 or more to the gallon. Tires properly cared for, ten thousand to sixteen thousand miles. The steel in his Packard is worth more than twice as much as the steel in the ordinary car. The moving parts in the Twin-Six engine are better balanced than in any other automobile engine. Con sequently there is less vibration and less wear on bearings. WHENamanbuysamotorcar he knows pretty well what sort of transportation he expects it to de liver. Economy does not lie in the direc tion of temporary make - shifts or compromises. Packard first-class transportation will give him a definite and perma nent advance in his way of traveling. It will cost him less per passenger mile during his whole motoring experi ence - than even second-class trans portation. L Who Owns One" PACKARD MOTOR CAR COMPANY, Detroit biooooooooooooOOO ooooooooooooooooooooooooooo ooooooooR "Mention The Geographic-It identifies you"