|1962 Mercury Comet Gasser, its a true blast from the past! This car is done right and very period correct. Runs and drives great! Local roads or interstate it drives very easy with excellent road manners and is very reliable.
Super nice driver car with 3 stage green pearl paint PPG Flip Flop Green Gold, and lots of clear coat. Functional teardrop hood, yellow gold tint to finish the era look, and all the glass, trim, and chrome new or like new. Started out as a super clean very rust free Arizona car and went from there.
BRAND NEW BUILT Ford FE 396 Cubic Inch Big Block.
Engine build includes all the following: Brand New 390 FE long block .30 over, new rings, bearings, gaskets, melling oil pump and pick up screen and oil filter adapter. New demon 750 double pump carb, 1 inch spacer, chrome oil pan, chrome water pump and valve covers, Endurashine Edelbrock Performer RPM intake, chrome 1 wire alternator, and chrome air cleaner. Shaft roller rockers, roller comp cam .577 / .561 lift, retrofit roller lifters, double roller timing set, HIPO 390 heads, triple valve springs, new Viton guide seals, hardened retainers and keepers, custom hardened one piece Trickflow pushrods, custom Taylor green wires on a billet distributor with bronze gear, MSD coil and street fire cdi box with adjustable rev limiter, SFI flex plate. hand made custom long tube headers with glasspack mufflers exit under the rockers.
BRAND NEW BUILT C-6 with TCI manual reverse valve body and shifter, PTC custom 2800 stall torque converter.
Full posi locker rear axle with a good cruising 3:00 gear, a Morrison fully adjustable rear link and panhard bar suspension with adjustable height coil over shocks and driveshaft loop. It also has a full chromed front solid axle set up with and chromed dual master cylinder, disc brakes up front, shocks, drag link, and idler long arm. Has the leaf spring front as well as the inner fender shock towers removed and flushed.
All new period correct rocket front wheels and tires, with Cragar SS rears.
Taylor alum battery relocation box in trunk and cut off switch. Has a new polished 3 core aluminum radiator, electric fan, MOON dash mount tach, full triple gauge pod, RARE 1965 mustang bench seat and rear sheet metal seat delete fully carpeted. New headliner, sun visors and carpet with custom carpeted interior panels. All lights and turn signals, speedometer, and gas gauge work. Custom green and chrome steering wheel.
I am in no hurry to sell or let it go.