Sherman Tank in PPG Tank Building 1943Packard Motor Car Foundation

M4 Sherman Tank at the Packard Proving Grounds in 1943

What kind of tanks were tested at the PPG during WWII?
Packard car testing in the PPG badlands sand pitPackard Motor Car Foundation

Test Driving Packards at the Proving Grounds - Fun or Work?

How much fun this test driver must have been having driving around the sand pit at the PPG!
Leonard Williams & Co Ltd Packard building in England 1945Packard Motor Car Foundation

Vault Gems - V2 Rocket Attack

Two intriguing shots of a Packard building in England in 1945.
bunches of fresh asparagusPackard Proving Grounds

Shelby Farmers Market Opening Day 2020

May is a wonderful time of the year to enjoy the outdoors and eat the very first locally grown veggies!
1998 black and white image of a run down Lodge building at the Packard Proving Grounds Historic SiteHilary Davis


I thought there was a good chance that the mystery house on Van Dyke could be a country manor designed for some Packard exec by Kahn. So I started exploring.
brown folding chairs in Lodge Garage at the Packard Proving Grounds Historic Site

Do we need to rent 2 sets of chairs for our wedding?

The simple answer is that yes you can choose to use the same chairs for both, BUT there are some things about this to consider.
Beautiful black 1933 PackardPackard Motor Car Foundation

Why Do People Name Their Cars After Women?

Thoughts on the practice of naming cars after women

Ice Cream Social

This part of the evening could be described as ‘Ask the Lady Who Lived Here’. Bobbie was thrilled to be back home.
Flowers on a desk

Your Monday is My Friday

Congratulations to Caitlin & Sean who celebrated their wedding ceremony and reception at the PPG on Saturday, July 13, 2019!