An option for the 1954 Mercury passenger car was a roadlamp or fog light kit.  These lights mounted in the front bumperettes.  What makes them of interest to me is that they later became a rare option for the 1955 and 1956 Ford Thunderbird.   Shown below is an NOS kit used in these cars.  The switchContinue reading “1954 MERCURY ROADLAMP KIT”

The Merc’s of the 50’s

1950 Mercury Monterey The Mercury offered a Lincoln like look at a lower price the rounded appearance gave it an unwanted nickname “the bathtub” Cost: $2,145.00             1951 Mercury Sport Sedan This was the most popular model selling for around $2000. the grill received extra chrome and the car gotContinue reading “The Merc’s of the 50’s”