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.


Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published.



1977 Porsche 911S

1977 Porsche 911S

Almost all of us as PCA Members have the pleasure of owning a classic German automobile, more specifically a Porsche. I personally have owned a 1977 911S since 1998.

read more
1969 Pontiac Acadian

1969 Pontiac Acadian

I bought this 1969 Pontiac Acadian when I was 18 years old. I built a motor for it and mostly just cruised in it in my young years.

read more

Contact Us

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Headquarters: +1 -800-667-1802


59 Huron Street, New Hamburg ON, N3A 1K1

(800) 667-1802
Zehr Insurance

After Hours Claims:
1 (866) 226-0018

Call us with all your questions!
1 (800) 667-1802
M-F 9am - 5pm