Category Archives: Mercury

Look What I Found: It’s Not What You Think

  Rummaging around some of my photos from earlier this year, I stumbled on images of a car that was parked outside the hotel I was staying at in Dearborn during the Woodward Avenue Dream Cruise. I always had a … Continue reading

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A Weekend Orgy of Wisconsin Car Shows, part 1: Friday in Monroe

[There are plenty of reasons to look forward to summer but for auto enthusiasts it’s all about car shows.  Sure, some parts of the country are lucky enough to have car show weather year round but here in the Midwest … Continue reading

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Jet Age Station Wagons: 1959 Mercury Colony Park – Now Updated With Build Pics

To view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player , here for an HTML applet, or here for an HTML5 viewer The Jet Age Station Wagon class at the 2012 Concours of … Continue reading

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Newly Orphaned Cars: 1969 Mercury Cyclone Spoiler

To view the entire photo gallery in your choice of 2D or stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player or here for an HTML applet Mercury used the Cyclone name mostly for its version of Ford’s performance cars. … Continue reading

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1964 Mercury Park Lane From Ford’s ’64 New York World’s Fair Magic Skyway

To view the entire photo gallery in your choice of 2D or stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player or here for an HTML applet This is one of 144 FoMoCo convertibles used in the Walt Disney designed … Continue reading

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A Car with “5-70 Air Conditioning” – 1965 Mercury Monterey Breezeway

To view the entire photo gallery in your choice of 2D or stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player or here for an HTML applet Ford faced a perpetual problem with its now deceased Mercury brand. Since the … Continue reading

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Antique Auto Advertising: 1963 Mercury Monterey Breezeway

Ford always had a problem distinguishing the now shuttered Mercury brand from similar Ford products. The early 1960s was a time of innovation and gadgetry in the American auto industry so I suppose it wasn’t considered outlandish to have a … Continue reading

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Mercury XM-800 Returns to the Chicago Auto Show 58 Years Later

To view the entire photo gallery in your choice of 2D or stereo 3D formats, click here for a Flash player or here for an HTML applet What could have been. Public response to Mercury’s 1954 XM-800 show car was … Continue reading

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Survivor Series: 1967 Mercury Cougar

Click on the anaglyph S3D image to launch a Flash player and view the entire photo gallery in 2D or your choice of stereographic 3D formats. When Ford introduced the Mercury Cougar in 1967, to give Mercury dealers a contestant … Continue reading

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2011 Cruisin’ Hines Drive: How Rare is a Mercury Bobcat?

Start the YouTube video player. Click on the red 3D icon that will appear in the menu bar to select 2D or your choice of stereo 3D formats. We’ve featured some rare cars on Cars In Depth. The Canadian ‘Pontiac’ SD … Continue reading

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