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“Emile’s Mercury”

Owner: Paul Bowman |

1957 Turnpike Cruiser 2-door hardtop coupe
368 cu in (6.0 L) Y-Block V8

Date Purchased: April 6, 2018
Location: New Mexico, United States
Colors: Tuxedo Black
VIN: 5ywa37704m
Status: Not Running

To-Do List: Put it back together and get it running.

For Sale? No
History/Owner’s Notes:

Inherited from my Father-in-Law. Sat in his garage since 1983. He replaced many parts but I don’t think he ever drove it in all those years.

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Owner: Jim Kuenzie |
jkuenzie@comcast.net

1957 Turnpike Cruiser 4-door hardtop sedan
368 cu in (6.0 L) Y-Block V8

Date Purchased: August 1, 2008
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Colors: Classic White, Fiesta Red

Status: Running
Special Features: Continental Kit, Bumper Skirts
Customizations: Spinner wheel covers
To-Do List: Detail engine and compartment, replace headliner, get tachometer operational, get average speed computer operational, replace vinyl dashboard cover.

For Sale? Yes
History/Owner’s Notes:

Made in Los Angeles, spent most of its life in SW US, then found a home in Utah until I bought it. Very solid body and frame. PLEASE HELP —- where does the average speed computer cable connect to?? The cable that was in the parts box is about 15″ long. Reply to jkuenzie@comcast.net

Owner: Jim Kuenzie |
jkuenzie@comcast.net

1957 Turnpike Cruiser 4-door hardtop sedan
368 cu in (6.0 L) Y-Block V8

Date Purchased: August 1, 2008
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Colors: Classic White, Fiesta Red
VIN: 57LA36985M
Status: Running
Special Features: Continental Kit, Bumper Skirts
Customizations: Spinner wheel covers
To-Do List: Detail engine and compartment, replace headliner, get tachometer operational, get average speed computer operational, replace vinyl dashboard cover.

For Sale? Yes
History/Owner’s Notes:

Made in Los Angeles, spent most of its life in SW US, then found a home in Utah until I bought it. Very solid body and frame. Brake system and carburetor were professionally re manufactured and windshield wipers were upgraded to electric.
PLEASE HELP —- where does the average speed computer cable connect to?? The cable that was in the parts box is about 15″ long. Reply to jkuenzie@comcast.net

Owner: Gary Allen |
gkallen@bellsouth.net

1957 Turnpike Cruiser 2-door convertible
368 cu in (6.0 L) Y-Block V8

Date Purchased: August 9, 2017
Location: Florida, United States
Colors: Other Sunglitter
VIN: 57SL56468
Status: Not Running
Special Features: Continental Kit

For Sale? Yes
History/Owner’s Notes:

In storage past 35plus years. Engine turns over. Has some rust and needs full restoration. Please Email me for details. One of the few remaining Pace Cars left.

Owner: Tomas Slechta |
tomas.slechta@valachnet.cz

1957 Turnpike Cruiser 2-door hardtop coupe
368 cu in (6.0 L) Y-Block V8

Date Purchased: December 28, 2017
Location: Czech Republic
Colors: Nantucket Blue
VIN: 57ME67343M
Status: Not Running

For Sale? No
History/Owner’s Notes:

Car is in a reconstruction. Some spare parts are needed. Can me somebody help with them? (front window, bach windows, back lights, original heaver, original wheels and hubcaps).

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