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1963 Mercury Comet

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Manufacturer: Mercury
Model: Comet
Year: 1963
Type: Convertible
Color: Black
Mileage: 9,280
Engine: 200 CI Inline 6
Transmission: Manual
Interior Color: Red
Vehicle Title: Clear
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1963 Mercury Comet
Stock #3522-ATL

1963 Mercury Comet for Sale

Charlotte Showroom
800 Derita Road.
Suite A
Concord. NC 28027
Local/International:
(704) 598-2130
Toll-Free:
(866) 542-8392
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-cha@streetsideclassics. com Atlanta Showroom
213 Thornton Rd
Lithia Springs. GA 30122
Local/International:
(678) 279-1609
Toll-Free:
(877) 367-1835
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-atl@streetsideclassics. com Dallas/Fort Worth Showroom
5400 Sandshell Dr
Fort Worth. TX 76137
Local/International:
(817) 764-8000
Toll-Free:
(855) 877-2707
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM CST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM CST
Email:
sales-dfw@streetsideclassics. com Tampa Showroom
4610 Pet Lane
Lutz. FL 33559
Local/International:
(813) 501-1630
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-tpa@streetsideclassics. com Nashville Showroom
6000 Reliance Drive.
Suite 100
La Vergne. TN 37086
Local/International:
(615) 930-0600
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-nsh@streetsideclassics. com

VEHICLE SPECIFICATIONS ENGINE:   200 CI Inline 6 BODY STYLE :   Convertible TRANSMISSION:  
Manual
EXTERIOR COLOR:   ODOMETER READING:   9280 INTERIOR COLOR :      

VEHICLE FEATURES & OPTIONS

Build Receipts . AM Radio. Defrost. Power Convertible Top. Heat. Vinyl Interior. Seatbelts

SELLER REMARKS

Like the tidy proportions and easy handling of a Ford Falcon but want something a little less common? How about a vintage drop-top that has a ton of class but is easy on the wallet when it comes time for gas. maintenance and insurance? And a bargain price wouldn't hurt either. right? Then take a good. long look at this 1963 Mercury Comet convertible. a cool find that stands out in a crowded field.



Obviously the Comet was Mercury's version of the Falcon. but true to the Mercury brand mission. it's a bit more upscale with more features. more comfort. and a unique look. Not just badge engineered. the Comet wears unique sheetmetal that definitely looks like a Mercury. particularly with the bold grille. sweeping side trim and intricate rear panel. all of which were borrowed from the bigger models. Finished in basic black. it looks like a grown-up's car. and thanks to a repaint a few years ago. it has the kind of elegance usually reserved for much bigger cars. There are a few signs of use. which is especially evident on black cars. but a professional buff would really make this black paint look great. The chrome appears to be mostly original and in good condition. with bright bumpers. a grille that isn't bent. and ornate little details that delight. from the fender-mounted ornaments to the awesome 'Comet' script on the trunk lid. And those taillights are just too cool.



With a black car. is there any better interior than red? The beautifully restored upholstery in this Comet ably demonstrates the upscale look that Mercury was seeking. with silver piping. two kinds of vinyl on the seat covers. and ornate door panels that add a bright white contrast strip. There's plenty of room with the bench seat and the driver gets to sit behind an attractive 3-spoke steering wheel with simple chrome horn ring. Factory gauges are in a chrome panel that seems to mirror the taillight panel out back and while it covers only the basics. it sure looks good doing it. You'll note that this car has a three-speed manual transmission. so it feels lively and is fun to drive and the factory AM radio provides vintage-sounding entertainment. Overhead there's a black power convertible top that's in good condition and a red vinyl boot is included with the car. Comets also offer a shockingly spacious trunk. complete with a full-sized spare and jack assembly.



You'll be pleasantly surprised how energetic the 200 cubic inch inline-6 feels thanks to the Comet's featherweight body. especially with that manual transmission. The engine bay is beautifully detailed with some chrome dress-up to really make it sparkle. but for the most part it's very OEM. Actually. it's from a Mustang Sprint and there are less than 500 miles on the rebuild. so it's a lot of fun to drive. There's an upgraded MSD coil. a new radiator up front. and thanks to seven main bearings. it's turbine-smooth at any speed. It starts easily and with that single-barrel carburetor. fuel economy is impressive. There's a new clutch between the engine and transmission and according to the door tag. there are 3. 50 gears out back. so it feels quick around town and easy to drive on the highway (that six doesn't mind the extra RPM one bit!). The underside is quite clean with original floors and factory-style reinforcements in place. There are some helper springs on the rear leaf springs which help keep it on an even keel and simple hubcaps and 185/80/13 whitewall radials complete the no-nonsense look.



An unusual and affordable car that delivers big car fun. this Comet will be the hit of any show. but we're betting nobody will enjoy it more than the driver. Call today!

1963 Mercury Comet for Sale

 

 

1963 Mercury Comet for Sale

Stock # 3522-ATL  
Charlotte Showroom
800 Derita Road.
Suite A
Concord. NC 28027
Local/International:
(704) 598-2130
Toll-Free:
(866) 542-8392
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-cha@streetsideclassics. com Atlanta Showroom
213 Thornton Rd
Lithia Springs. GA 30122
Local/International:
(678) 279-1609
Toll-Free:
(877) 367-1835
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-atl@streetsideclassics. com Dallas/Fort Worth Showroom
5400 Sandshell Dr
Fort Worth. TX 76137
Local/International:
(817) 764-8000
Toll-Free:
(855) 877-2707
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM CST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM CST
Email:
sales-dfw@streetsideclassics. com Tampa Showroom
4610 Pet Lane
Lutz. FL 33559
Local/International:
(813) 501-1630
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-tpa@streetsideclassics. com Nashville Showroom
6000 Reliance Drive.
Suite 100
La Vergne. TN 37086
Local/International:
(615) 930-0600
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-nsh@streetsideclassics. com

TERMS OF SALE   Vehicle may be sold by Streetside Classic Cars prior to the end of the auction. Streetside Classic Cars reserves the right to end its auctions early or to cancel bids solely at its discretion and shall not be held liable for any such cancellation. The winning bidder is required to contact Streetside Classic Cars within 24 hours after the close of the auction to finalize the details of the transaction. A $500 Paypal deposit is required immediately upon selecting the Buy-It-Now option. The $500 Paypal deposit is non-refundable as ending an eBay auction and not buying the vehicle is very damaging to the seller. Any refunds will be at the sole discretion of Streetside Classic Cars and are not guaranteed. If winning bidder does not contact Streetside Classic Cars and submit deposit within 48 hours of auction close. vehicle may be made available to the next highest bidder or another qualified buyer on a first come. first serve basis. For balance of payment we will accept bank wire transfer (preferred). cashier's check. or personal check (vehicle shipment will be delayed until check clears). Streetside Classic Cars has represented this vehicle to the best of its ability. Prospective bidders are encouraged to contact us directly to provide additional information or answer any questions. Please be aware that all pre-owned vehicles. regardless of age. mileage. or manufacturer are subject to cosmetic wear and mechanical failure. Streetside Classic Cars encourages bidder to have a personal inspection completed prior to delivery to help ensure your satisfaction. Third party inspections are to take place prior to a vehicles shipment or delivery. All vehicles are sold "AS IS" and with no warranties expressed or implied. Final or winning bid price does not include shipping. tax. title. or registration fees. It is the purchaser's responsibility to provide for any state or local taxes and shipping expenses resulting from the sale. We can assist you in delivery through our network of private and commercial carriers. Most of them can deliver the vehicle to your driveway. We assume no responsibility for damages or delays incurred once a vehicle is in a shipper's custody. Streetside Classic Cars bears no liability and shall be held harmless for any complications. expenses. or damages resulting from a failure to meet these terms as they have been set forth and established herein. An additional documentation fee of $199 will be added to the purchase price at the time of sale.

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This site and all advertising information may be updated without notice whenever new information is obtained and may contain mistakes and inaccuracies. Information is provided to the best of our knowledge and that of the owners of the vehicles. and we make no warranty or representation regarding the accuracy. truth. or reliability of such information. We cannot be responsible for any errors. omissions. or inaccuracies contained in information provided by third parties. Streetside Classics is not an expert in the construction. engineering. finishes. materials. and componentry of every single vehicle we sell. It is the responsibility of the buyer to either inspect the vehicle personally or via a 3rd party. to ensure satisfaction to the condition and value. prior to purchase. Streetside Classics strives to perform extensive visual inspections on all vehicles we represent but we do not disassemble vehicles or components for inspection purposes and therefore it is always possible that there is hidden damage that is not readily apparent. All vehicles are sold AS-IS with no warranties expressed or implied.


WE WELCOME INTERNATIONAL BUYERS

As an international buyer. it is as easy to purchase a vehicle from us as it is for any domestic buyer.   Please call or email any one of our showrooms at:

Charlotte Showroom Phone:
001-704-598-2130

Email:
sales-cha@streetsideclassics. com

Atlanta Showroom Phone:
001-678-279-1609

Email:
sales-atl@streetsideclassics. com

Dallas/Fort Worth Showroom Phone:
001-817-764-8000

Email:
sales-dfw@streetsideclassics. com

Tampa Showroom Phone:
001-813-501-1630

Email:
sales-tpa@streetsideclassics. com

Nashville Showroom Phone:
001-615-930-0600

Email:
sales-nsh@streetsideclassics. com

Rest assured. you are dealing with one of the largest classic car dealerships in the United States with one of the largest (500+) vehicles on display. Our sales staff is very knowledgeable and can assist you in every aspect of the purchase.


International buyers welcome!
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If you decide to purchase from us. we require that you give us your complete name. address and phone numbers (home. office. mobile and fax) and a port of entry that handles containers. We do not ship vehicles open (RORO: Roll On Roll Off) due to risk of damage to vehicle and theft of parts.

All international purchases must be paid by bank wire transfer in US Dollar funds only.

Once we have received the funds. we will prepare the car for international shipment through one of our approved land and ocean carriers. We file all the necessary documents for export. deliver the car to a US port. secure it in containers and board an ocean carrier. We can land a vehicle to any port worldwide handling container traffic. We export cars regularly and are familiar with export requirements. You. or your agent. are responsible for Custom clearing the vehicle and registration in your own country.

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