1947 MERCURY CUSTOM WOODY WAGON - 115914 Sold* at Scottsdale 2012 - Lot #1247 1947 MERCURY CUSTOM WOODY WAGON https://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/115914/115914_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #1247

1947 MERCURY CUSTOM WOODY WAGON

Auction Scottsdale 2012
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 1247
Year 1947
Make MERCURY
Model
Style CUSTOM WOODY WAGON
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 7991996505
Exterior Color DEEP PURPLE PEARL
Interior Color BEIGE
Cylinders 8
Engine Size 305
Transmission AUTOMATIC
Description

Lot #1247 - Show winning 1947 Mercury Phantom Woody from the Nicholas Cage collection and documented. Full custom two door with a 2 1/2" chop and 5" channel, professionally built from an original Mercury station wagon. Gorgeous finger joined hard rock maple and mahogany sides, doors and working tail gate, all finished in satin spar varnish. Padded Hartz canvas top with poplar interior bows. Urethane deep purple pearl paint. All factory hood and fender trim removed. Pneumatic hood and tail gate lifts. Custom made grille. Frenched Chrysler Cordoba halogen head lights. Inlayed Ford LTD tail light lenses. Leather Cerullo seating with Mercedes wool carpeting. Ron Francis wiring harness in custom maple center console. Air-Tique heat and air conditioning. All new gauges built into the original cluster. Kenwood stereo/CD player. GM tilt steering column. LaCarra leather wrapped wheel with maple horn button. Remote electric door openers. Electric windows with smoked glass all around and butted windshield. Electric windshield wipers. Master electric cutoff in glove box. Heidt's front IFS with rack and pinion power steering. Power brakes with front 11" disks and rear drums. Chevrolet 305cid tuned port fuel injected engine with Chevy 350 turbo transmission. K&N filter. Ford 8" rear. 100 amp alternator. Remote starter solenoid. Hedman headers with Flowmaster dual exhaust and Bullet tips. Custom fuel tank. Five core custom radiator with 16" electric fan. American Racing Torq-Thrust polished wheels with 205.70x15 and 235.70x15 radial tires. This no-expense-spared, beautifully designed custom Woodie was made to be a comfortable, roadworthy and reliable machine. It is fully sorted out and well maintained. Driven less than 16,000 miles since it was built.
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