1:18 1966 Mercury Comet Cyclone GT Indy Pace car red

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  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jun 05, 2010
  • Channel: Auction House

Beautiful brand new, in box 1:18 scale (over 11" long) high quality replica of the 1966 Mercury "Cyclone" convertible Indianapolis 500 Pace car by Road Signatures. Outstanding detail. This is a high quality, hand crafted die cast replica. It is a true and accurate replica of the original automobile finished in Brilliant red with matching two toned Red and white leather interior. This rare model has only been partially removed from the box for the purpose of taking photographs for this auction. Opening doors and the hood opens to reveal the V-8 engine The interior features chrome trimmed fold-down front seats, detailed dash panel with "padded" top and wood rimmed steering wheel. The steerable rally style chrome front wheels and rear wheels are fitted with black-wall tires. Indy logo and "Official Pace Car" is lettered on the front fenders and "MERCURY COMET CYCLONE GT" IS ON THE DOORS. The rear fenders are lettered with "INDIANAPOLIS 500". All lettering is done in stark white.

. The models of the older pace cars are becoming rare and hard to find and are at a real premium for collectors of vintage racing memorabilia. Let this be the focal point of your Muscle Car, Indy or Pace car collection. I have a 1/18 scale yellow 1957 Mercury Turnpike Cruiser Indy 500 Pace car at auction as well. They'd make a nice pair.

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