1960 Mercury

1960 Mercury Specifications

The 1960 Mercury was still built on a 126 inch wheelbase but had less horsepower than before.


Engines: all ohv V-8; 312 cid (3.80 x 3.44), 205 bhp; 383 cid (4.30 x 3.30), 280 bhp; 430 cid (4.30 x 3.70), 310 bhp

Transmissions: 3-speed manual; overdrive, 3-speed Merc-O-Matic (standard on Montclair), and Multi-Drive Merc-O-Matic (standard on Park Lane) optional

Suspension front: upper and lower A-arms, coil springs, link-type stabilizer

Suspension rear: live axle, leaf springs

Brakes: front/rear drums

Wheelbase (in.): 126.0

Weight (lbs.): 3,901-4,558

Top speed (mph): V8-430: 110-115

0-60 mph (sec): V8-430: 12.0-13.1

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