Wednesday, August 17, 2011

1965 Comet Cyclone

1965 restyling gave the Comet vertically stacked headlights that made it look more like a Ford than a Mercury. The grille used horizontal bars theme. Side chrome was limited to the roof quarter panel and three thin horizontal pieces on the front fenders. The Cyclone came only as a hardtop with bucket seats a console, a tach and unique wheel covers.

The Cyclone came equipped with a 195 horsepower V-8 or a Super Cyclone with a 220 horsepower V-8. 114 inch wheelbase. Factory price was $3,544.00.