Mercury Cyclone with a LS7 V8

1969 Mercury Cyclone with a LS7 V8

Randy Johnson and his company D&Z Customs in Kewaskum, Wisconsin built a 1969 Mercury Cyclone called “Confucius” for owner Jim McIlvaine at Optima Batteries. Under the hood is a Lingenfelter 7.0 L LS7 V8 disguised as a Ford motor thanks to custom valve covers and fake front distributor. The engine makes 558 horsepower and 497 … Read more

Nascar Inspired 1966 Mercury Cyclone GT

1966 Mercury Cyclone GT with a 427 ci V8

Derale Performance in Los Angeles, California is known for their automotive cooling products. For SEMA 2016 the company lead by Tom Longo decided to build a Nascar inspired 1966 Mercury Cyclone GT. The car was built in the corner of their manufacturing facility by their employees. Tom says it took longer and cost more to … Read more