The Year Was 1954


The brainchild of Henry Ford’s only child Edsel Ford, Mercury was introduced as a much needed mid-priced line to fill the gap between price-leader Ford and luxury class Lincoln.  Unlike many car makes which began as an independent and later was purchased by a parent company such as GM, Ford or Chrysler, Mercury was aContinue reading “The Year Was 1954”

Hunnert Care Pile Up 2010 DVD


The worlds greasiest car show gets a new location in 2010. Decatur, Illinois will never be the same. See the history making first year at the new location as well as the Friday night pre party. Typically when a show outgrows locations, there is a bit of drama with the new venue. Not this year!Continue reading “Hunnert Care Pile Up 2010 DVD”

Reproduction Glass Tops For 50’s Fords & Mercurys


Are you in need of a new glass top for your Ford or Mercury? You can try to find an original top at swap meets, forums, or if you’re lucky an old barn find! Here is some info for you guys looking for a new reproduction top. Pollard Plastic out of Dallas, Texas reproduces greenContinue reading “Reproduction Glass Tops For 50’s Fords & Mercurys”

1954 Mercury Woodie Monterey 4-door 8 passenger station wagon For Sale $1750 OBO


New Price $1500.00 For more information call Ronnie @ 636-946-4747 or email me at jason@besselmotorsports.com 1954 Mercury Woodie Monterey 4-door 8 passenger station wagon. Highlights of model year was new overhead valve “Y-Block” eight replacing Ford’s venerable flathead eight. Ball joint suspension was also new. 11,656 were produced. The wagon has been garaged for theContinue reading “1954 Mercury Woodie Monterey 4-door 8 passenger station wagon For Sale $1750 OBO”

Greaserama 2010


Time: September 4, 2010 at 12pm to September 5, 2010 at 12am Location: The Boulevard Drive-In Street: 1051 Merriam Lane City/Town: Kansas City, KS Website or Map: http://www.greaserama.com/ Phone: 913-831-2694 Event Type: carshow Organized By: Madeline Meints