Mercury Monterey, named for the scenic bay in California, debuted as the Ford division’s top-tier model with a complete redesign in 1952 and offered in a full range of models. The Pick of the Day is a 1953 Mercury Monterey in what could be considered the most-attractive version, a two-door hardtop with a stylishly sculpted […]
A handsome rendition of a rare woody wagon in painted steel
The Pick of the Day is the kind of stylish Mercury that comes to mind when you hear, “Crazy ‘bout a Mercury/Lord I’m crazy ‘bout a Mercury/I’m gonna buy me a Mercury.”
The Pick of the Day is a 1964 Mercury Monterey four-door sedan with the popular and even show-stopping “Breezeway” electric rear window.
‘Back to the ’50s” in Minnesota is one of the largest classic car and rod shows in the nation, with nearly 12,000 vehicles on display.
It took years before NASCAR would admit that a black man, Wendell Scott, had actually won a stock car race. But there was no overlooking the impact Willie T. Ribbs had on motorsports a few decades later, and Ribbs’ career is now featured in a new film by Adam Carolla’s Chassy Media. Uppity: The Willy […]
Automakers typically unveil their latest vehicles at major auto shows, concours d’elegance or even the Consumer Electronics Show. Automobili Lamborghini used the Pitti Uomo international men’s fashion show to unveil its “total-look collection” for fall-winter 2020-2021. That’s “collection” as in clothing. “Outside the exhibition space, the Huracán Evo coupé on display in orange Arancio Xanto […]
As the auction companies are totaling up the numbers from Arizona Auction Week, they also are preparing for the next major stop on the 2020 collector car auction calendar, Retromobile, in Paris the first week of February. In addition to an array of more traditional collector vehicles, RM Sotheby’s seventh annual Paris sale will include […]