The early '60s Mercury was the definitive big car cruiser. Let’s face it, it was more of a large boat than a car. You could fit most of your neighborhood and have room left over for the dog! The car designs of the early '60s were just starting to streamline from the spaceship and fin designs of the '50's. The '50s were a great time in imaginative flair. From the huge fins to the chrome dashes, chrome side trim, chrome everything, the '50's were a fun time for the automobile. When the '60's came along the big three auto manufacturers started to clean up the edges a bit. The great thing was the cars really didn't get smaller, heck some of them might have gotten bigger! Also when you have that long of a wheelbase, you get a smooth ride. It evens out the bumps and also they started to get coil springs on all four corners. That helped out a lot. The Mercury was a cruising machine, with it long lean lines and great suspension, it just glided down the road. If you wanted the best riding car, you got yourself a Mercury.
As good as your classic ride looks, the sound system was lacking. Bad speakers and bad radios just ruined a classic ride. Sure in some of your rides you can listen to the hum or cackle of your engine but not everyone has a built up motor. Well guess what, the great people at Antique Automobile Radio have all the bases covered. They have the top of the line radio and speakers that will make your car sound so sweet. Modern technology wrapped up in a factory appearing package. No one will even know you don't have the stock radio installed! Even better is the installation. Easy to follow instructions and no cutting of your dash. Seriously, if you've ever installed a radio before this will be as easy as riding a bicycle. Antique Automobile Radio has done all the work for you. No eight hour installs or cutting yourself trying to figure out how to jam that new radio into the stock dash. Also you won't have to hang it off the bottom of your dash. That's just ugly and why go through all the work when Antique Automobile Radio has done it for you! They have high standards and only the best quality work gets released to you. Their radios go through rigorous testing before anything is sold. Remember this is not just a reproduction radio. This is a complete revamp of the factory piece. This is modern craftsmanship and modern parts. No more old dead bulbs since you get LED lights that will never need replacing and you can also hook up your CD or satellite device and hear all your favorite tunes that you want. That means you don't have to slog through commercial after commercial on local stations. The music you want, when you want it. You won't go wrong with an Antique Automobile Radio system.