Tag: Mercury

Buy/Drive/Burn: American Two-doors for a New Century

<img data-attachment-id="1700494" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/2001-Chrysler-Sebring_5.jpg" data-orig-size="900,600" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2001-Chrysler-Sebring_5" data-image-description=" fca ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/2001-Chrysler-Sebring_5-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/2001-Chrysler-Sebring_5-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1700494″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/2001-Chrysler-Sebring_5-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/2001-Chrysler-Sebring_5-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/2001-Chrysler-Sebring_5-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/2001-Chrysler-Sebring_5-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/2001-Chrysler-Sebring_5-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/2001-Chrysler-Sebring_5-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/2001-Chrysler-Sebring_5.jpg 900w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Today’s Buy/Drive/Burn is the first of two consecutive entries where we’ll be evaluating two-door offerings from the dawn of the […]

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QOTD: The Right Stuff at the Right Time?

In our question of the day post last Wednesday, we asked you to submit the vehicles that left you wondering what the manufacturers behind them were thinking. Today, we’ll take the opposite tack and focus our attention on the automotive products which came along at exactly the right time. My selection today was an example […]

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Junkyard Find: 1979 Mercury Cougar XR-7

<img data-attachment-id="1692816" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/00-1979-Mercury-Cougar-XR7-in-California-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin.jpg" data-orig-size="3000,1688" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1979 Mercury Cougar XR-7 in California junkyard, RH front view" data-image-description=" 1979 Mercury Cougar XR-7 in California junkyard, RH front view – ©2019 Murilee Martin – The Truth About Cars ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/00-1979-Mercury-Cougar-XR7-in-California-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/00-1979-Mercury-Cougar-XR7-in-California-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1692816″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/00-1979-Mercury-Cougar-XR7-in-California-wrecking-yard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” alt=”1979 Mercury Cougar XR-7 in California junkyard, RH front view – […]

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Mercury raises $20 million to offer bank accounts tailored to startups

Mercury, a San Francisco-based firm offering banking services tailored to the needs of startups, today announced that it’s raised $20 million in series A funding led by Charles River Ventures, with participation from existing investor Andreessen Horowitz and individual investors Eventbrite CEO Kevin Hartz, NBA players Andre Iguodala and Kevin Durant, and others. It brings […]

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Junkyard Find: 2005 Mercury Monterey

<img data-attachment-id="1683436" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/00-2005-Mercury-Monterey-in-Colorado-junkyard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin.jpg" data-orig-size="3000,1688" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2005 Mercury Monterey in Colorado wrecking yard, RH front view" data-image-description=" 2005 Mercury Monterey in Colorado wrecking yard, RH front view – ©2019 Murilee Martin – The Truth About Cars ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/00-2005-Mercury-Monterey-in-Colorado-junkyard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/00-2005-Mercury-Monterey-in-Colorado-junkyard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1683436″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/00-2005-Mercury-Monterey-in-Colorado-junkyard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” alt=”2005 Mercury Monterey in Colorado wrecking yard, RH front view – […]

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Junkyard Find: 1978 Mercury Zephyr Z-7

<img data-attachment-id="1676008" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/00-1978-Mercury-Zephyr-in-California-junkyard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin.jpg" data-orig-size="3000,1688" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1978 Mercury Zephyr Z7 in California wrecking yard, RH view" data-image-description=" 1978 Mercury Zephyr Z7 in California wrecking yard, RH view – ©2019 Murilee Martin – The Truth About Cars ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/00-1978-Mercury-Zephyr-in-California-junkyard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/00-1978-Mercury-Zephyr-in-California-junkyard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1676008″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/00-1978-Mercury-Zephyr-in-California-junkyard-photo-by-Murilee-Martin-610×343.jpg” alt=”1978 Mercury Zephyr Z7 in California wrecking yard, RH view – […]

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Rare Rides: The 1994 Mercury Capri – Miata’s Serious Competitor

<img data-attachment-id="1675398" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00a0a_jC5lqQC4ueR_1200x900.jpg" data-orig-size="1200,900" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="1994 Mercury Capri" data-image-description=" https://charlotte.craigslist.org/cto/d/charlotte-1994-mercury-capri/6877324471.html ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00a0a_jC5lqQC4ueR_1200x900-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00a0a_jC5lqQC4ueR_1200x900-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1675398 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00a0a_jC5lqQC4ueR_1200x900-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00a0a_jC5lqQC4ueR_1200x900-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00a0a_jC5lqQC4ueR_1200x900-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00a0a_jC5lqQC4ueR_1200x900-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00a0a_jC5lqQC4ueR_1200x900-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00a0a_jC5lqQC4ueR_1200x900-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/00a0a_jC5lqQC4ueR_1200x900.jpg 1200w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>The Rare Rides series has featured two Capri-adjacent vehicles in past: This car’s immediate predecessor, the ASC McLaren […]

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