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Please don’t chop: 1950 Mercury Coupé

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It’s rare indeed to spot a Mercury coupé which still is the same car of 60 years ago when it left the Mercury factory. Indeed George Barris (probably the most famous customiser all over the world) changed the game when … Continue reading

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How it should be: 1950 Mercury 2dr Coupé

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You see customised Mercuries everywhere but few, very few of them are properly done like this one. Basically we love these custom cars but we hate seeing many of them done with replaced interiors, modern dashboards, engines, and many “wrong” … Continue reading

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Expensive Hope: 1946 Mercury Templeton Saturn

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This car has been built in 1950 – starting from a 1946 Mercury chassis – by Lloyd Templeton and his sons. It’s also known as “Bob Hope Special” because it was supposed to have been used in a film with … Continue reading

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Not chopped: 1950 Mercury Coupé

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It’s not so easy to find a 1949-51 Mercury Coupé which has not gone under hammers, welders and grinders during its life, but sometimes it happens, as for this car. The seller says that this car was his grandfather’s present … Continue reading

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