1956 Mercury Monterey


Vintage Car of the Month

Posted On July 1, 2019

Owned by Peter from New Hamburg, ON

Built in Los Angeles Sept. 1956, it was purchased June 1989 from owner of the Golden Nugget Casino Las Vegas in original condition. This rust free vehicle was restored frame off with body work by Randy Richards New Hamburg, paint and detailing by Murray Erb, New Hamburg, interior by Triple A Interior Kitchener Painted original Lauderdale blue and white.

Mechanical by Ray’s Garage New Hamburg

Tires: Firestone Bias Ply Wide Whitewall

Engine: 312 Merc o matic 225 H.P.

Options include deluxe chrome, dual bumper exhaust, locking gas cap, power windows, power steering, radio with rear speaker, electric clock, dual fender mirrors, full disc hub caps, Finished to stock Cost: $3812.20US I saw it for sale in Los Vegas, bought and brought it north in 1989.

After I restored it in 1992 I enjoy taking her out for a spin around town and area. I also attend numerous car shows and cruise nights where she shows quite well. She is a real crowd pleaser.


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