Abandoned Detroit Packard Auto Plant Catches FireBen Wojdyla6/29/09 5:30pm1151EditInvite manuallyPromoteDismissUndismissBlock for jalopnikHideDetroit's Packard Plant once built the finest automobiles in the world. It's been vacant for years. This spring, the security guards were finally pulled and as expected, looters pillaged it. Now the arsonists have moved in. Gallery below.