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Jun 23, 2010 at 5:19 am
Awesome ride
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Oct 17, 2008 at 12:31 am
Very Nice
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Oct 16, 2008 at 9:37 am
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1956 Mercury Monterey Chrome/Stainless Steel (Marilyn)

Last updated Mar 28, 2012  

Photo of a 1956 Mercury Monterey Chrome/Stainless Steel (Marilyn)


This lonely car in need of some serious TLC, sat on a hill in early December, over 20 years ago. I heard of this car and when I saw it, immediately I knew I had to give her the attention she desperately needed. 50 dollars held it, till I could come up with the money. The day came to tow it home, and I knew I had to sit in it while it was being towed by a tow bar. With a hole in the floor on the drivers side, I watched as the asphalt went by on the icy snow covered roads below me. With the window half way down, and no door handles I sat in this chilly ice confined vehicle, smiling all the while and content that she was mine.


-Safety Surge V8 312 Engine
-225 Horsepower
-Four Barrel Holley Carburetor

Factory Options

-Heating and defrosters
-Travel Tuner Radio
-Safety Seat Belts
-Windshield Washer
-Full Disc Hubcaps
-Dual Exhaust
-Fender Shields
-Padded Dash
-Merc-O-Matic Transmission
-Rear Seat Ash-Tray
-Stainless Steel Rear Paint Divider Trim
-Rear Bumper Wing Guards
-White Side Wall Tires


-Valve Cover Oil Kit

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