Hear that rumble? It's Mercury, a once-proud part of the American landscape now dead and nearly forgotten. And yet, Mercury paced the Indianapolis 500 in 1950, ’57, and ’66. A 1949 Mercury was driven by James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause, and nothing is cooler than that. Heck, even Jack Lord drove a Merc in the TV Series Hawaii Five-0.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/11/29/5-mercurys-that-struck-out-swinging