Zusammenfassung

  • Baujahr 
    1963
  • Automobiltyp 
    Limousine
  • Lenkung 
    Links
  • Zustand 
    Gebraucht
  • Markenfarbe außen 
    Green
  • Innenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Standort
  • Außenfarbe 
    Sonstige
  • Getriebe 
    Schaltgetriebe
  • Antrieb 
    Zweirad
  • Kraftstoff 
    Benzin

Beschreibung

Coys Auction - Automoto D‘Epoca
Padova Fiera
Padova, Italy

Italy

Saturday 25th October 2008

Admission by catalogue only - admits two.

Like many American car models, the Mercury Comet had a comparatively long lifespan in its different incarnations, being produced by Ford from 1960 until 1977 as a compact saloon with a relatively small, straight-six cylinder, Thriftpower engine with a displacement of some 144 cubic inches and a power output of 90bhp. Sharing most of its underpinnings with the less luxurious Ford Falcon, the Comet had a slightly longer wheelbase and more luxurious trim as well as air conditioning, as befitted Ford’s in-house luxury brand. Transmission options comprised a three *or* four speed manual of two speed automatic unit.
It is believed that this beautiful example was originally delivered to a first owner in Italy, an American businessman, who used the car for a few years before storing it in a well-aired, d