Restored 4 door 404 Comet - originally built in 1964 at Lorain, OH. Body code 54BF1219K51 -- special order sent to Denver CO. #16,353. Originally Powder Blue with Blue Cloth Interior. Recently Installed 302 V8 from 1973 Mustang. Classic Auto Air Conditioning, Pertronix Distributor, Edelbrock 4 barrel carb & Air Cleaner, Rebuilt power steering pump, Wesco Performance 3 point seat belts installed front and rear, New Custom interior, carpet, seats, headliner, Original Dash, Summit Racing aluminum radiator with forced air fan and cowling, American Racing Salt Flat custom wheels (wheel wells shaved to allow for bigger tires), Rebuilt C-4 transmission, 16 gallon gas tank, Original engine (289) had 120,000 miles on it, this new one has less than 3,000 since being rebuilt. New Paint 2 years ago, stored in garage.
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.
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The car has yet to be unveiled, but it looks to be on the future classic path
The Pick of the Day hails from the days when Volkswagen-based fiberglass specials were popular projects for handy owners