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Barrett-Jackson Lot #641 - 1955 MERCURY MONTCLAIR CONVERTIBLE

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Lot Number:  641 Auction:  PALM BEACH 2009 Status:  SOLD Sale Type:  NO RESERVE Price:  *$68,200.00 Year:  1955 Make:  MERCURY Model:  MONTCLAIR Style:  CONVERTIBLE VIN:  55WA66680M Exterior Color:  RED Interior Color:  RED/WHITE Cylinders:  8 Engine Size:  292 Transmission:  AUTOMATIC

Details

A frame-off restoration. Features the original 292cid/195hp overhead valve V8 engine, Merc-o-Matic automatic transmission, power brakes, push-button radio, very rare power lubricator that automatically feeds lubricant to nine points on front suspension when car starts up, factory Continental Kit and power top. The Montclair in 1955 was Mercury's first year and the top series which was distinguished by a lot of bright chrome trim, two color exterior and an outstanding interior, dash, steering wheel down to accent emblem light in rear seat. This car was featured in Dennis Gage's "My Classic Car" TV show in August 2008. The DVD is included with the car. This is one of the prettiest designed convertibles of the mid-50's.
*Price Includes Buyers Commission