1949 MERCURY CUSTOM 4 DOOR SEDAN - 116426 Sold* at Scottsdale 2012 - Lot #644 1949 MERCURY CUSTOM 4 DOOR SEDAN http://cdn.barrett-jackson.com/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/116426/116426_Front_3-4_Web.jpg
Lot #644

1949 MERCURY CUSTOM 4 DOOR SEDAN

Auction Scottsdale 2012
Reserve NO RESERVE
Status Sold
Price
Lot 644
Year 1949
Make MERCURY
Model
Style CUSTOM 4 DOOR SEDAN
*Includes Buyer Commission
Details
VIN 9CM51905
Exterior Color ORANGE/CREAM
Interior Color ORANGE/CREAM
Cylinders V8
Engine Size
Transmission 3-SPEED MANUAL
Description

Lot #644 - We call this car "The Dreamsicle", due to its unique orange and cream custom color with matching custom interior. Mechanically all rebuilt and features an overdrive 3-speed on the column transmission and triple Stromberg carburetors (three deuces). Interior is orange and cream with flames and bucket seats. This car is part of a 50's collection and a retirement plan. Owner has been restoring one or two cars for 30 years, most of the work is done by professionals. A unique feature of this model Mercury is suicide doors. Engine rebuilt.