40 Merc Coupe For Sale -Rebuilt 1953 hopped up Flathead port matched and relieved, balanced assembly, 3 deuce Strombergs on an Offenhauser intake, 4" polished crank, Engle cam, balanced 11" clutch &flywheel, Johnson adjustable lifters, hi-volume Mellings oil pump, Offenhauser headers, Lincoln Zephyr gears and and... Runs Strong and gets a ton of thumbs up motoring down the highway. Picture shows the hood unlatched and slightly open. Hood closes and lines up very straight as with the rest of the vehicle.
Way too much money spent in rebuilt engine and goodies! Possible trades considered. Harley Davidson, Indian, Lincoln Zephyr, BSA, Norton, Vincent, Mercury.
Same vehicle as the Nick Matranga Mercury built buy Sam Barris and George Barris, which was given a chopped top and swooped side window treatment which was eventually adapted to Bob Hirohata’s 1951 Mercury.