1971 Mercury Meteor

Survivor Wagon

1971 Meteor Rideau 500

8 passenger station wagon, 400 cu. in

C6 automatic transmission, power steering, power disc brakes.

It has dealer installed ammeter, oil pressure and temperature guages, and transmission cooler

On its second owner; the car was bought new at Suburban Motors in Victoria.

It has never been driven in winter.

The odometer shows its ORIGINAL 42,000 miles.

The original sales order and all 5 shop manuals,

the Marti Report – showing it to be the only 1 of 1225 station wagons built that year with this combination of options.

Magnum 500 wheels, optional correct for that year

Installed New springs, HD shocks and new suspension bushings.

It has “Collector” plates. I have the original AM radio, wheels and wheel discs.

It drives great and is a fantastic highway car.

Told by a man that grew up next door to the original owner that the car was only used in the summer to tow the boat to Christina Lake, and in the fall to the Oregon coast for a week. Other than that it was in the garage in Victoria. at the beach in Penticton June 23rd   bringing some of the best Classics out to the market..

See you in Penticton at Lakawana park

Additional Details

Numbers Matching: Yes

Engine: 51

Model: Rideau 500 Wagon

Make: Mercury

Year: 1971