In the Beginning: Mercury AutomobilesWritten by Mercury Fan
Mercury was established in 1939 as a brand within Ford Motor Company. Originally, idea was to create a car that fell between popular, low-priced Ford and luxury model. To do this, they came up with Mercury Marauder.
In 1960ís an enthusiasm for race car driving was sweeping nation. Realizing this, Mercury decided to take its cars to stock car racing. With top drivers behind wheel like Parnelli Jones, newly christened Mercury Marauder hit circuit. In 1963, Marauder won eight stock car titles and other racing awards.
The success of Mercury Marauder was meteoric. In turn, Ford decided to create a Marauder series available in a two-door hardtop design. In 1964 additional changes were made to series and a variety of options were offered. For example, each of Mercury models, including Mercury Monterrey Marauder, Mercury Montclair Marauder, and a Mercury Park Land Marauder, came with a choice of engines up to 390 horsepower.
Are You Comfortable Driving Your Car?Written by Lincoln Fan
How much time do you spend driving in an average week? Consider commute to and from work, grocery store, trips out of town. Does it hurt your back just thinking about it? When choosing a car, comfort should be one of your top priorities. Another priority for those daily drives, long and short - how car handles on tight curves or on steep inclines. Maybe your top priority is really just a solid, dependable car that you can trust.
Lincoln Brand town car is all of these things and more. Known for its roominess and classic design, full and mid-size luxury sedans promise safe consistent rides and a name you can trust. Whether itís American dream you are looking for, total comfort for your daily driving, or solid dependability of a company with a long history, you have found all of these in a new Lincoln.
With updated looks for 2005, Lincoln sedans are a popular choice among drivers wanting both luxury and durability. All models have a powerful engine and standard aluminum wheels. And for 2005, cars can be ordered in new body-colors Light Ice Blue Clearcoat Metallic and Norsea Blue Clearcoat Metallic.