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Car of the Week: 1970 Mercury Cyclone Spoiler

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Chris Cekosh will probably never get to meet the guy who stole his 1970 Mercury Cyclone Spoiler many years ago. But if he could, he’d probably want to shake the guy’s hand. More »

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Real Deal: Meet an original — and rare — ’51 Merc

Story and photos by Angelo Van Bogart Sometimes it pays to be left in the dust. Take the Mercury Monterey two-door sedan as an example. In 1951, the Monterey was one of the dustiest new cars on a showroom floor … More »

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Ford Motor Co. builds last Mercury

After 69 model years, Mercury’s long history came to an end Jan. 4, 2011, when a Grand Marquis rolled off Ford Motor Co.’s St. Thomas, Ontario, assembly plant at 8 a.m. The Grand Marquis sedan was the last Mercury built … More »

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Car of the Week: 1969 Mercury Montego

When he was a teen-ager on the prowl for his first car, Nick Herzfeldt didn’t expect to wind up with his great-grandfather’s Mercury Montego. And he darn sure didn’t expect to still be driving it, showing it and generally having a ball with it 24 years later. More »

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Car of the Week: 1963 Mercury Meteor

When they take their hobby car out for a drive, there isn’t much of a chance David and Patricia Couling will run across any other black Mercury Meteors cruising around Mobile Ala.. In fact, there isn’t much chance they will spot a Meteor of any color or vintage. “To the best of my knowledge, there are only three ’63 Meteors registered in the state of Alabama,” says Patricia. “And we’ve owned two of the three!” More »

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