1949 Mercury Custom $46,995 – For Sale – New JerseyOctober 16, 2018
This is by far one of the most beautiful Classic Mercurys we have ever seen. This is the exact styling of the Mercury from the move, “Rebel Without a Cause” Back 69 years ago in 1949 was an era of class and sophistication, with celebrities like: Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Julie Andrews, Yul Brynner, Richard Burton, Tony Curtis, Liza Minnelli and of course Jerry Lewis. It was also an era of classy and boldly designed cars. When some of us remember 1949, we think of classic films such as Abbott and Costello Meet the Killer Boris Karloff, The Mighty Joe Young, Eastside, Westside, and lets not forget Samson and Delilah to name a few. When you ask a car person about 1949 they think of the famous 1949 Mercury Convertible used in one of the most remembered box office films “Grease” with John Travolta and Oliva Newton John at the famous Rydell High School. MuscleCar Garage is proud to represent the car that made it all happen and the car that is most likely remembered is the James Dean Special. This 1949 Mercury is presented in a Deep Onyx Black paint with Fender Skits that made the side profile one to remember. The Body has been Nosed up Front & Decked in the Rear, and lets not forget that front grill that made the Mercury lovers go crazy. The exterior paint and chrome is in pristine condition and a real eye catcher. The top of the doors are dressed with chrome drip rails and chrome door edge guards. The upgraded plush interior is a rich gray leather and cloth with a beautiful gray carpet to match. The dash is in outstanding condition and looks new. The gauges have all been reconditioned and operate & look great. This 1949 Mercury has an amazing power plant, the stock 1949 Mercury Block has been Bored 90 Over, Cammed, Stroked & Balanced. The motor also has goodies such as 24 Bolt Edlebrock Flathead Heads, the famous Tea Pot 2 BBL Carburetor, Dual Coolant Intakes, 3 Core Radiator, Electronic Fuel Pumps, Fenton Headers and its original traditional 6 volt ignition system. The transmission is the one and only “Three on the Tree” manual transmission. This car was completely restored to perfection and runs as strong as it looks. This one will not last here at MuscleCar Garage. You could not restore one anywhere near as nice for the asking price of this Historical beauty. This one is a no excuse MUST SEE classic!!!
This Mercury Is Now Being Offered At: $ 46,995.00 O/B/O