It was shocking. I was going through the ClassicCars.com Marketplace website looking for potential Picks of the Day and noticed that a dealer in Holliston, Massachusetts, was asking $155,000 for a 1967 Mercury Comet. Might that price be a typo, I wondered. Wouldn’t $15,500 be a more likely price for a mid-’60s Comet? I clicked […]
The Pick of the Day is a low-mileage original packing its correct 289 V8
Pick of the Day is a special edition S-22 model
Pick of the Day also has factory-optional two-tone paint and vinyl roof
You gotta love sleepers. This 1965 Mercury Comet Caliente hardtop might not technically be called a sleeper since it is a high-performance version of the midsize Mercury of the era.
‘The wife says… Must sell,” according to the private party offering this 1963 Mercury Comet convertible for sale.
Drag racing is usually some serious business, except when it turns into comedy. Here’s a compilation of drag-racing mishaps that shows what happens when thing go awry just as the bottom light turns green. Talk about funny cars! Amid all the smoke and noise and drag racers hurtling forward on the quarter mile are these […]
Of the first generation of exotic cars, the most reliable and most usable, and the one I had a poster of on my wall while in high school, was the Porsche 930 Turbo. It was the car I most wanted and was to me the ultimate. It was a model derived from Porsche’s racing cars […]
During the recent Fourth of July weekend, Disney+ debuted the original-cast performance of the historic Broadway musical, Hamilton. To help promote the event, and its parent company, ESPN’s Sports Center offered up one of its 10-best segments, this one featuring the 10-best Hamiltons. The list didn’t include everyone’s favorite Hamilton, the $10 bill, but it […]