1972 Mercury Montego N Code 429 – RestoMod

1972 Montego GT 429 Monthly Updates
 
All the links below include pics and info that shows work that was done during that particular month 9-2-2015 Article written by Chuck Green - Featured on the StreetLegalTV Online Magazine website. Scott Farrell's 72 Mercury Montego GT "Forgotten American Muscle"
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1972 Montego GT 429 – 2015 Updates

Just various pics of my 16 month restoration of a 1972 Mercury Montego 429 which is now a 521.

I now have 600+ miles with no issues.

Fun car to drive.

Would love to find a set of  rear glass louvers.
These would be the same on both the Gran Torino Sport and the Montego GT

Also shown is my restomod 1966 Chevy C-10


This how it looked approx 16 months ago.
See that months updates

This is how it looks completed 

Pics taken Jan and Feb 2015

NOS 1970 1971 MERCURY MONTEGO CYCLONE GT SPOILER RH FENDER STONE SHIELD SUPPORT
NOS 1970 1971 MERCURY MONTEGO CYCLONE GT SPOILER RH FENDER STONE SHIELD SUPPORT
   $149.99
NOS 1970 1971 MERCURY MONTEGO CYCLONE GT SPOILER LH REAR INNER BUMPER BRACKET
NOS 1970 1971 MERCURY MONTEGO CYCLONE GT SPOILER LH REAR INNER BUMPER BRACKET
   $149.99
NOS 1972 Mercury Montego GT Grill Emblem OEM
NOS 1972 Mercury Montego GT Grill Emblem OEM
   $590.00
NOS OEM Ford 1970 1971 Mercury Montego Hood Sheet Metal + Cyclone w/o Ram Air
NOS OEM Ford 1970 1971 Mercury Montego Hood Sheet Metal + Cyclone w/o Ram Air
   $750.00
NOS MERCURY D2GY-8188-A 1972 MONTEGO MX GT WAGON  LH LOWER GRILLE OPENING PANEL
NOS MERCURY D2GY-8188-A 1972 MONTEGO MX GT WAGON LH LOWER GRILLE OPENING PANEL
   $140.00
NOS OEM Mercury Montego GT D2GY-13550-A License Plate Light Assembly 72-
NOS OEM Mercury Montego GT D2GY-13550-A License Plate Light Assembly 72-
   $89.99
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Pics below were taken 5-2015

 


Some pics I took 5-8-2015

August 19, 2015
Chuck Green doing a Photoshoot for Street Legel TV

 

2 Responses

  1. 2112 says:

    Montego

    Scanning the internet for Montego GT's and came across your site.

    What a spectacular restoration and perfect day 2/3  upgrades. Incredibly Beautiful car. One that is for the most part forgotton in the car world.

    Wow.

    • acp says:

      Thank you for the post and

      Thank you for the post and comment.
      I love driving the Montego GT as it gets all kinds of ooohs and ahhs.

      Definitley a 'forgotten' car like you mentioned.
       

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