National Geographic : 1940 Dec
NEW ME RIlRY A driver's dream come true is the superb new Mercury 8. A car as big and commanding as you'd wish - yet lively and full of the high spirits of travel. A car of deep, satisfying comfort and ap parently unlimited power. And above all-a big car that is really economical to drive! So right is the Mercury's com bination of motoring's good things that it has won more than 155,000 owner-friends in just 25 months. You'll get a stimulating welcome from the 1941 Mercury 8. Newly spacious interiors. New deep win dows that frame all outdoors. New wide cushions padded with soft foam rubber. But most welcome of all is the Mercury's outstanding economy: Owners report up to 20 miles to a gallon of gasoline! Test the Mercury's new ideas yourself-arrange it with any Mercury, Lincoln or Ford dealer. THE BIG CAR THAT STANDS ALONE IN ECONOMY THINGS YOU'LL LIKE ABOUT IT New Exterior Beauty. A long, low car. Wide body and superb streamlining. New bright colors. Big Powerful Engine. Only V-8 in its field. Brilliant acceleration and performance. Economical. Luxurious Interiors. Harmoniz ing colors. Wide seats. Resilient cushion pads of foam rubber. Ease of Control. Finger-Tip Gearshift. Velvet-action clutch and hydraulic brakes. Newly designed, perfected stabilizer. New Riding Comfort. Long, easy-action springs. Improved shock absorbers. New longer wheelbase with center-poise ride.