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SOLD 1950 Mercury Coupe Hot Rod for sale by Corvette Mike Anaheim California 92807
1950 Mercury Custom Coupe Candy Apple Red w/White interior. If you get a bunch of gearheads in a room together and they get to talking about what the ultimate hot rod is, inevitably there will be three constants on the list; the '32 Ford Hi Boy Roadster, the '32 Ford 3 window coupe and the subject of this ad; the iconic '50 Merc coupe. The quintessential lead sled; the Merc defined the full bodied hot rod in the '50's. Its flowing lines were a vast canvas on which customizers could practice what was a fairly new art form back in the late '40's, early 50's. Chopped, channeled, frenched and decked. That's what you did if you wanted your Merc to stand out in a crowd! And the sled being offered here does that in spades! Designed to emulate customs made famous by legends like Sam and George Barris, Gene Winfield and many others, this rolling piece of art has all of the elements mentioned above, in addition to being wrapped in stunning Candy Apple Red paint, white tuck and roll interior with a multi-carb'd Flathead under the hood! Held in a vast private collection consisting of only the finest custom automobiles, the work was done by Steve's Auto Restorations using elements of Chevrolet, Pontiac, Cadillac, Olds & Kaiser. The hardtop body has no "B" pillar, the headlights have been "Frenched", hood corners have been rounded and of course it wouldn't be a '50's custom without Appleton spots! The interior features white "Tuck and Roll", laminated plastic knobs and a '57 Olds steering wheel, power steering, a hidden audio system and solenoid operated doors, windows and trunk The business end features a full dress Motorhead City 1950 Flathead engine featuring an Offenhauser intake and heads and three Stromberg '97 carbs. House of Color supplied the Candy Apple over Gold exterior and "Von Dutch" style pinstriping. Wides whites with full Cadillac wheel covers completes the deal! It's an investment grade custom that spells upside in it's fortunate new owners future. It was good enough for James Dean! Stk #N/A





OLD START COLD START AFTER 14 YEARS ,HOW TO , 1974 MERCURY COMET GT !!!
This is a video for you old start cold start lovers , and also a how to video if you are starting up your old car that has been setting untouched for many years , I know this video is long , but it shows the real world of a true old start , not some edited 2 min video showing the car from hood up to driving ...enjoy !!





Barn Find 1964 Mercury Comet All Original
2 door hard top mercury comet Caliente 289 v8. All factory! Zero rot on car. A driver.





1964 Mercury Comet Caliente
http://www.barnfineclassics.com/inventory/1964-mercury-comet-caliente Here's an extraordinarily clean '64 Comet! It's powered by a nicely assembled 289ci V8 and a 4 speed manual transmission! The engine has a mild cam, an Edelbrock intake manifold, an Edelbrock carburetor, Flowmaster dual Exhaust with chrome tips, a Pertronix coil, a fresh battery, aluminum valve covers and air cleaner, a K&N air filter, and a Flex cooling fan. Everything under the hood is very neat and sanitary! The insides consist of super comfortable vinyl bucket seats with cloth inserts, a center console, very clean carpet and floor mats, a tachometer along with the factory gauges, a Grant steering wheel, 2 speed wipers, and a Kenwood CD player with 6x9 rear speakers! The Comet has a set of Magnum 500 14 inch wheels with 195/70/14 Cooper Cobra radials, traction bars, very nice glass and chrome, and absolutely beautiful black cherry paint! This thing starts, runs, and drives fantastic! It's incredibly fun and makes great power!





2003 Acura RL
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Mercury Comet and Capri 1974
Fuel economy commercial from 1974





Mercury Comet 1975





TV Commercial Mercury Cougar 1975
TV Commercial Mercury Cougar 1975 starring Farrah Fawcett





Mercury Comet GT 1974





'74 Mercury Cougar XR-7 & Rat Rod V8 Sound
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1970 Mercury Cougar For Sale
http://www.ClassicCarBuyingSecrets.com Click now for an instant download on "How to Avoid the 7 Deadliest Mistakes of Buying a Classic Car Online"! To see over 100 pictures of this car visit http://inventory.vanguardmotorsales.com/vanguardautos/inventory/details/0F9 1H565365 VIN 0F91H565365 The most recent owner of this beautiful Cougar had several Cougars over the years. When we met him he owned this one and a Cougar Eliminator that he drag races. He bought this one at a local car show about 12 years ago. The car was restored just before he bought it. Mechanics 351ci Cleveland Engine FMX Automatic Transmission Ford 9" Open Rear End with 3.0:1 Gear Ratio Edelbrock 4 Barrel Carb Edelbrock Intake 2 V Heads Air Conditioning Power Steering Power Front Disc Brakes Chrome Edelbrock Air Cleaner Ford Radiator Stock Type Distributor, Upgraded to Petronix Autolite Battery New Exhaust System Mufflers are in Great Shape New Lower Control Arms New Front Shocks New Front Ball Joints Front Sway Bar Body Beautiful Red Paint All Original Metal New Chrome Beautiful Grille Stainless Trim is in Great Shape Emblems are Beautiful Doors Fit and Operate Properly Door Lips and Jambs are Clean and Solid Solid Straight Quarters Trunk Floor is Solid and Clean Trunk Mat and Spare Tire Floorboards Look to be Original Torque Boxes are in Great Shape Frame is in Great Shape Rockers have Nice Pinch Welds BF Goodrich Radial T/A's -- 235/60/15 Front and Rear Magnum 500 Wheels with Cougar Center Caps Interior Nice Black Interior Bucket Seats Console AM Radio Inoperable Wood Grain Details on Dash, Console and Door Panels Door Panels are in Great Shape Seatbelts Front and Back Interior Lights Work Nice Black Carpet Cougar Floor Mats Headliner is in Good Shape Speedo Works Clock Inoperable Blower Works Wipers Work Don't Miss Out! Call Tom 7 Days a Week at 248-974-9513 tom@vanguardmotorsales.com www.VanguardMotorSales.com





Rat Rod Custom 1950 Mercury Rescue! - Roadkill Episode 21
It's always a good idea to buy a car off the Internet sight-unseen, right? That's what a friend-of-a-friend of Roadkill did with the kustom Merc—and maybe he made an even worse decision when he allowed Freiburger and Finnegan to wrench on the thing and deliver it to him. This deal was set up by a Roadkill fan, Jim Norman of Norman Vinyards in Paso Robles, California. The road trip involves the '69 El Camino from Episode 4, The Dog from Episodes 4 and 17, lots of burnouts with the guys from Hot Rod Ranch - http://www.hotrodranchcustoms.com - and plenty of fun with Alex Gambino of Gambino Kustoms - http://www.facebook.com/gambino.kustoms Roadkill appears every fourth Friday on the Motor Trend channel. http://www.youtube.com/motortrend Subscribe now to make sure you're in on all the action! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=motortrend Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/RoadkillShow, http://facebook.com/motortrendmag & http://facebook.com/hotrodmag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend & https://twitter.com/hotrodmagazine Google+ - https://plus.google.com/1018679678590... Website - http://www.motortrend.com & http://www.hotrod.com





2003 Mercury Marauder 34k Miles For Sale by Davis AutoSports
2003 Mercury Marauder 34k Miles For Sale by Davis AutoSports





My Car Story with Lou Costabile 1964 Mercury Comet Cyclone with a High Performance 289 engine
On “My Car Story” we're in Rosemont IL at the Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals on 11-20-14. We’re looking at a 1964 Mercury Comet Cyclone with a High Performance 289 engine. The car's Owner is George Young. George fixed Dodge and Plymouth cars from 1962 to 1965 at his company Young Restorations. So why is George driving this Mercury? Because he used to have this car in high school. Mercury calls this cars color Peacock Turquoise. ENJOY!





The Story Of Cougar 1: The First Mercury Cougar
A while back, we sat down with Jim Pinkerton, the owner of the very first production Mercury Cougar (1967 model year), a.k.a. Cougar 1. We hit the "record" button on our cameras and he let loose with an epic tale of how the car was first sold in Canada, its subsequent life there, and how it eventually got into his hands - an intriguing story! He also goes over some of the unique features of the car, and some of the restoration techniques used. It's a truly beautiful factory show car with more attention to detail than the 'average' Cougar. Special thanks to Jim Pinkerton for his time, and for providing most of the images you see in this video from his own collection of Cougar memorabilia. Check out our YouTube channel for more Cougar videos, and subscribe to stay up to date! Need parts for your classic Cougar? Visit our parts catalog at: http://www2.cougarpartscatalog.com Like us on Facebook for even more Cougar goodness! https://www.facebook.com/WestCoastClassicCougar





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1972 Mercury Comet 2 door: 8.934 @ 150.130
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1972 Mercury Comet : 10.793 @ 123.320
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1962 Mercury Comet : 10.920 @ 132.560
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1973 Mercury Comet : 11.520 @ 115.000
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1966 Mercury Comet Cyclone: 12.217 @ 110.200
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1967 Mercury Comet 202: 17.426 @ 86.590
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