1949 Mercury Coupe Lead Sled

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Stock #
Engine Size
402ci V8
Transmission Type
3 Speed Automatic
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Stock #
Engine Size
402ci V8
Transmission Type
3 Speed Automatic


Frame Off Built, Lead Sled! GM 402ci V8, TH400 Automatic, 4W Disc, PS, PB, A/C

1949 Mercury Coupe Lead Sled

VIN: 9CM81897

Check out this beautiful 1949 Mercury Coupe Lead Sled! This Mercury is sporting a glossy Black Paint finish, Painted White Pearl Flames, Custom Gray Interior, New Whitewall Tires, Split Windshield, Shaved Door and Trunk Handles, along with Polished Stainless Steel and Chrome Components all around that's sure to turn heads wherever you go! This Mercury has undergone a complete Frame Off Build with a high attention to detail that shows throughout! Under the hood sits a GM 402ci V8 Engine mated to a GM TH400 3-Speed Automatic Transmission. The engine bay of this coupe looks great and it's ready for your local car show! Pop the hood to see the blacked out aesthetic with Edelbrock Valve Covers, Air Cleaner, and RPM Intake Manifold, Twin Edlebrock 500 cfm 4 Barrel Carburetors, Aluminum Radiator, Custom Overflow Tank and Fan Shroud, along with a multitude of Blacked Out Components as well! Power is sent to the rear tires through a Ford 9'' Rear End with an Open Differential. This Mercury is an absolute joy to drive and you can cruise around town with ease thanks to the equipped Vintage-Air A/C, Power Steering, and Power Disc Brakes on all four corners of this '49.

The custom interior of this '49 Mercury looks great! Take a look inside to see this coupe sporting Bucket Seating up front with a Power Driver Seat, Bench Seating in the rear, Custom Gray Leather and Vinyl Upholstery throughout, Gray Carpeting and Floor Mats, Tilt Steering Column, Budnik Aluminum Steering Wheel, a beautifully Painted Dashboard, Classic Instruments Gauges, Power Windows, Custom Door Handles, Aftermarket Radio and Speakers, Seat Belts all around, Billet Aluminum and Chrome Components throughout, along with the Battery and Spare Tire located in the trunk! The underside of this Mercury looks amazing and it's car show ready. You won't hesitate to place a set of mirrors underneath this '49 any day of the week to display the beautiful condition of the Frame, 2nd Generation F-Body Front Subframe with Independent Front Suspension, Floors, Rocker Panels, Custom Aluminum Fuel Tank, Aftermarket Rear End Housing, Driveshaft, Bilstein Shocks out back, Disc Brakes all around, along with the New Dual Exhaust fitted with Dynomax Mufflers that rumbles beautifully with the Big Block up front!

Overall, this 1949 Mercury Coupe is a beautiful car inside and out! Any collector or enthusiast would love to own this Mercury so call us today before it's gone!

Call us today and let VMS park your dream in your driveway! 248-974-9513



GM 402ci V8 Engine
Engine #3969854
- Casting Date: E771 (May/7th/1971)
Stock Cylinder Heads

Twin Edelbrock 4 Barrel Carburetors
- Carb #: 1804S (Both)
- Electric Choke on Primary Carb
- 500 CFM

TH400 3-Speed Automatic Transmission
Transmission # CD - 68 - 103527 318
- Year: 1968

Front Suspension - Independent
Rear Suspension - Leaf Spring
Ford 9” Rear End
- Gear Ratio: 2.75
- Open Differential
- Tag: WCD - CN4 OBD 2.75 9 133A
- Casting Date: 0B19 (February/19th/1980)

Front Wheels - 15”
Rear Wheels - 15”
Front Tires - 215/65R15
Rear Tires - 255/70R15

Front Brakes - Power Disc
Rear Brakes - Power Disc

Power Steering

Vintage Air A/C

Dual Exhaust
- Dynomax Mufflers


- Incredible Paint Job
- Grille in Great Shape
- Bumpers in Good Condition
- Trim in Good Condition
- Doors and Trunk Operate Nicely


- Custom Aluminum Gas Tank
- Exhaust is New
- Frame is Solid
- Floor Boards are Original
- Rockers are Solid


- Remote Windows
- Dash is Clean
- Upholstery is Clean
- Front and Rear Seat Belts
- Head Liner is Tight
- Dome Light Works
- Aftermarket Radio
- Air Conditioning


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