Gateway Classic Cars of San Antonio/Austin is pleased to offer this highly collectible 1940 Mercury Eight Convertible Sedan! Step back in time with this stunning 1940 Mercury Eight, a true classic that nicely combines the vintage charm of the roaring 40s with a few modern conveniences. Dressed in a captivating deep blue exterior with mild flames up front, this car is a head-turner on any road! The bold, original looking, blood red leather interior adds a touch of luxury and nostalgia, creating a striking contrast that is sure to impress and looks like a classic should with the 1940 Mercury art deco gauges .Under the hood, youll find a newer 350 CID V8 (casting # 10066038) paired with 1969-1970 Rams Head exhaust manifolds (3932473), an Edelbrock intake & Edelbrock electric choke carb, alternator and finned valve covers paired up to a TH350 automatic transmission, delivering a smooth and powerful performance that adds to the overall driving experience.This Mercury Eight isnt just about looks and performance, its also packed with features that enhance your comfort and convenience. Enjoy your favorite tunes through the AM/FM radio or CD player, adding a contemporary touch to this classic model. The manual convertible top allows you to enjoy open-air driving on those sunny days, while the color matched wheels, the wide white walls are another standout feature, giving this classic car an even more distinctive look while the Merc "Dog Dish" center caps add to the cars unique aesthetic appeal. Inside, youll find a host of features designed to make your drive more enjoyable. The power steering and power windows offer ease and convenience, while the tilt steering wheel allows for a comfortable driving position.In conclusion, this 1940 Mercury Eight Convertible Sedan is a great blend of classic style and modern functionality. Its eye-catching color combination, powerful engine, and host of features make it a truly unique vehicle that is sure to attract attention wherever it goes!