For Sale: 1940 Mercury Convertible in Scarborough, Ontario

$28,500 (OBO)

Vehicle Description

All STEEL 1950's custom .Appraised by an accredited member of P.A.V.E. Professional Association of Vehicle Evaluators at $35000.No trades.It does not get any easier to maintain a car than this .Its mechanical parts are all 1960's mustang. Driving this car is like being a rock star and they will see you coming a mile away.All steel car .Fresh paint base coat clear coat done aug 2015. History of this car dates to about 1951..restored by Jim Robinson in 1955.There are a number of photos of the car during its rebuild in 1955,an interesting part of the cars history.There are many articles in old autos of this car following its history being passed from hand to hand. Many past owners have kept in touch with the car .I think im owner 19 or 20 .It has now a fresh coat of red base clear coat.It's been driven as my summer car now for the last 12 years and has been lots of fun . It has a 1969 mustang 302 with a 1967 Bronco truck oil pan ,2brl carb with c4 .with a pete and jakes style split wishbone ft.end with a 5 inch drop superbell axil and 1969 8 .3/4 rear end .with parallel leaf springs in rear (after market kit). Brakes are 1956 ford drum on 40 spindles with a power assist booster under the floor in stock location.Seats are from a 1939 convert.with custom in red and white.This car is not off the shelf .It is more refined than a 1950s custom and still conservative .The wiring is from a 1967 mustang 12 volts system. New after market 1947 gas tank.
.So national parts depot can supply pretty much anything for upkeep..One of 325 cars built in Canada in 1940 .Restoration done from 2003 until 2015 by Scott Wood video of car ===> www.youtube.com/watch?v=JC_PEY3q-aU

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-720582
  • Year:1940
  • Make:Mercury
  • Model:Convertible
  • Exterior Color:Red
  • Interior Color:Red, White
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:4000
  • Convertible:Yes
  • VIN:1D5955
  • Vinyl Roof:Yes
  • Restoration History:FullyRestored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Power Brakes:Yes
  • Drive Train:RearWheelDr