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2018 Hot August Nights Collector Car Auction

1962 MERCURY MONTEREY

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LOT #: 597
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YEAR: 1962
MAKE: MERCURY
MODEL: MONTEREY
STYLE: Cnvt
ENGINE: 390
TRANS: Automatic
COLOR: BLUE / WHITE
INTERIOR: Grey

Highlights

  • VERY RARE
  • 390 - 330 HP
  • Complete Restoration
  • Only built for 1 Year

Full Description

1962 Mercury Monterey S55 Convertible

Mercury built the S55 to compete with the Ford XL and the Chevy Super Sports.
The S55 was the first bucket seat car for Mercury.
It was only built for One Year which makes this car very rare and hard to find.
Only 1,300 S55 Convertibles were built as compared to 14,136 Ford XL's and 75,546 of the Chevy SS Convertibles.
It has a Complete Restoration
390 - 330 HP
Automatic Transmission
This car was hard to restore due to the rarity of parts since very few were built.

Auction Details

DATE: August 9th-11th 2018
LOCATION:
Reno/Sparks Convention Center
4590 South Virginia St
Reno, NV

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