Eliminators on the Market (December 2014)

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Eliminators on the Market (December 2014)

Post by Mike_B_SVT » 05 Dec 2014, 00:25

Wow... Christmas is right around the corner, and the year is winding down. 2014 has blown past so fast. Here's wishing you all the best for the Holiday season!

If you are on Facebook, be sure to check out the Eliminator Owners and Enthusiast page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/473220306059769/

These listings are combed from various popular sites (CraigsList, eBay, Hemmings, CarsOnLine, Kijiji, and others). As always, if you know of or have an Eliminator for sale please feel free to add it to the list. Or if you have any details or comments about an Eliminator listed here (or elsewhere) please feel free to share that info.

This thread also appears on the Mercury Cougar website, here: http://www.mercurycougar.net/forums/sho ... ember-2014)


Listings as of December 4th;

'70 w/ Boss 302, 4-speed (close-ratio). Competition gold, black interior. Mecum auction, Kansas, Dec 6th. Lot: S100
https://www.mecum.com/lot-detail.cfm?lo ... 214-199921
http://www.autabuy.com/Vehicles/Details.cfm?VID=2229357
*If anyone has a VIN for this car, please let me know.


'70 w/ 428CJ, 4-speed. Competition Yellow, black interior. Lot#2048 Barrett-Jackson, Scottsdale, Jan 2015
http://www.barrett-jackson.com/Events/E ... 015-178633
*Previously sold at BJ Scottsdale in 2007 for $128,700
http://www.barrett-jackson.com/Archive/ ... OUPE-44357


Mike Johns' Twin CJ Eliminators in Utah, all docs, $185k for the pair.
'70 w/ 428cj (ram-air), Auto. Competition blue, Houndstooth interior. Numbers matching. Marti report. *virtually unmolested when he bought it. All original sheet metal except for a NOS front fender.
'70 w/ 428cj (ram-air), Auto. Competition blue, black standard interior. Correct replacement engine. Marti report.
Both cars built on the same day.
Contact Mike at: cougman427@gmail.com
http://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/car ... ?refer=rss
http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2014 ... iminators/
Videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f2SWfLc ... jq53ohCFPQ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UdYPiak ... jq53ohCFPQ


'70 w/ Boss 302, 4-speed. Competition Blue, black standard interior. SUPER DRAG-PAK. Mecum auction (Lot#: R225), Kissimmee, FL, Jan 16th-25th, 2015
http://www.autabuy.com/Vehicles/Details.cfm?VID=1968902
http://content.mecum.com/auctions/lot_d ... 115-204125
http://www.hemmings.com/classifieds/car ... ?refer=rss
*1 of 48 close-ratio 4-speed, super drag-pak cars. This one is from the Wellborn Museum collection, and was previously restored by Mascar auto (who also restored one of the black SCJ '70 Eliminators).


'70 w/ 351, auto. Competition Blue, black standard interior (originally blue standard int). Marti Report & Eminger Invoice. In TN - asking $35,999
http://smokymountaintraders.com/program ... 303117_998
http://www.autotraderclassics.com/class ... nId=175968
Recent eBay listing: http://www.ebay.com/itm/1970-Mercury-Co ... 4897.l4275
*Factory AC car, but it has been removed.


'69 w/ 351, Auto (currently a 428cj). Bright yellow, black interior. Original engine included in sale. In PA for $13k with both engines, $10k with original 351 only.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/4732203 ... 872420010/


'69 w/ 351, auto. Bright Yellow, black interior. Marti report. In IL for $38.9k
This one is now listed on consignment, with ALOT more pics: http://www.mcecars.com/viewInventory.cfm?invID=708
http://www.mercurycougar.net/forums/sho ... 351-W-Auto


'69 w/ 351, auto. Bright Blue Metallic, blue interior. Rolling shell. At John's Classic Cougars for $3k
https://www.johnsclassiccougars.com/Pro ... 4sale%2D10


'69 w/ 351, auto. Bright yellow, white interior. In Riddells Creek, Victoria, Australia, with a $15.3K (AU) buy now.
http://www.tradeuniquecars.com.au/detai ... gar/204914


'69 w/ 351, auto. Comp yellow, black interior. Docs. In Germany for 18.9k Euro
http://suchen.mobile.de/auto-inserat/fo ... 58896.html
Discussed some here: http://www.mercurycougar.net/forums/sho ... Eliminator


'70 w/ Boss 302, 4-speed (CR). Comp Orange (originally comp green!), black interior. Marti and other docs. In FL for $77.9k
http://www.pjsautoworld.com/1970%20Merc ... tor%20.htm
Recent eBay Listing: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Mercury-Cougar- ... 749wt_1221
http://www.autotraderclassics.com/class ... nId=398198
http://classiccars.com/listings/view/42 ... rida-33755


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'70 w/ 351, 4-speed (Wide-Ratio). Competition Gold, black decor interior. Marti report. In Maryland.
Previous listing: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Mercury-Cougar- ... 67?vxp=mtr
*Some history, here: http://www.classiccougarcommunity.com/f ... =39&t=4431


'70 w/ Boss 302, 4-speed (wide-ratio). Competition Gold, black decor interior.
Previously bid up to $27,877.00 with reserve not met. Last listing had a $34k starting bid, no reserve: http://www.ebay.com/itm/271685698567?fo ... SS:US:3160
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IDdv5XbeFzM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sDvI4sFvf9M
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-2FMxQVlkPM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_eIqyEt_UDQ
*This car was sold previously out of CA in 2012.


'69 w/ 351 (now a 302), 4-speed (originally a 3-speed car). White, black interior (originally blue). Marti report. In Kansas for $15k
Previous eBay listing: http://www.ebay.com/itm/271575079535?fo ... 375wt_1230


'69 originally a 351W / 3-speed, now a 302/auto. Originally Bright Yellow, now black, with a black interior. Marti Report. In MD with starting bid of $5k
http://www.ebay.com/itm/1969-Mercury-Co ... 462wt_1230
*Discussed some, here: http://www.mercurycougar.net/forums/sho ... post743122


'70 w/ Boss302, 4-speed (WR). Comp gold, black interior. Disassembled / project. Marti Report. Contact Rob Celedonia (cele3@aol.com). In TX for $21.5k
http://www.dfwmustangs.net/forums/showt ... hp?t=52699
http://smg.photobucket.com/user/cele3/l ... 1190497956
*Marti Report lists this one as a Special Purpose Vehicle order delivered to Ford, with an impressive list of options!
**Rob is highly motivated to make a deal on this car.


'70 w/ 351, auto. Competition Orange, white interior. Marti Report. In Calgary, Alberta.
http://www.mercurycougar.net/forums/sho ... estoration


'69 w/ 351 (now a 428), auto. Bright blue metallic, black interior. In WA
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Mercury-Cougar- ... ars_Trucks


'69 w/ 428CJ, Auto. Competition Orange, black interior. Documented. Contact Tony Stagner: tonystagner@gmail.com
http://www.cougarclub.org/cars_classifieds.htm
Jim Stagner's '69 Eliminator, for sale on the CCOA site.


'70 w/ 351, 4-speed. Pastel Blue, houndstooth interior. Marti report. In CO for $8k
Some backstory here: http://www.classiccougarcommunity.com/f ... f=2&t=2307
*This one is being sold by Cougar Bill!
Mike B.
CCOA # 9553

1970 Cougar Eliminator (Competition Gold / Black Decor Interior)
1 of 70 with 428SCJ, Ram Air, 4-speed.
Cat Bites Man!

Looking for an Eliminator? Then be sure to check out the "Eliminators on the Market" thread in the Classic Cougars For Sale section of the forum!

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Re: Eliminators on the Market (December 2014)

Post by BossElim69 » 06 Dec 2014, 22:32

'70 w/ Boss 302, 4-speed (close-ratio). Competition gold, black interior. Mecum auction, Kansas, Dec 6th. Lot: S100
https://www.mecum.com/lot-detail.cfm?lo ... 214-199921
http://www.autabuy.com/Vehicles/Details.cfm?VID=2229357
*If anyone has a VIN for this car, please let me know.


Watched this one go across the block on my Iphone today. The bid stopped at $50,000 and had a reserve of $60,000
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Re: Eliminators on the Market (December 2014)

Post by Mike_B_SVT » 07 Dec 2014, 00:34

BossElim69 wrote:'70 w/ Boss 302, 4-speed (close-ratio). Competition gold, black interior. Mecum auction, Kansas, Dec 6th. Lot: S100
https://www.mecum.com/lot-detail.cfm?lo ... 214-199921
http://www.autabuy.com/Vehicles/Details.cfm?VID=2229357
*If anyone has a VIN for this car, please let me know.


Watched this one go across the block on my Iphone today. The bid stopped at $50,000 and had a reserve of $60,000
That's right where the previous 3 restored comp gold boss cats have sold ~ right in that $50k-$55k window.

It will be interesting to see how Tim Wellborn's comp blue super drag-pak boss does in January.
Mike B.
CCOA # 9553

1970 Cougar Eliminator (Competition Gold / Black Decor Interior)
1 of 70 with 428SCJ, Ram Air, 4-speed.
Cat Bites Man!

Looking for an Eliminator? Then be sure to check out the "Eliminators on the Market" thread in the Classic Cougars For Sale section of the forum!

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Re: Eliminators on the Market (December 2014)

Post by indyeliminator » 07 Dec 2014, 12:04

Mike, what about an original paint, original drivetrain yellow boss cat? Maybe $80-$90K? :ylsuper:

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Re: Eliminators on the Market (December 2014)

Post by Mike_B_SVT » 09 Dec 2014, 12:49

Back on eBay...

'69 originally a 351W / 3-speed, now a 302/auto. Originally Bright Yellow, now black, with a black interior. Marti Report. In MD with starting bid of $6k
http://www.ebay.com/itm/1969-Mercury-Co ... 4897.l4275
*Discussed some, here: http://www.mercurycougar.net/forums/sho ... (Sept-2014)&p=743122#post743122
And here: http://www.classiccougarcommunity.com/f ... 313#p47313
Mike B.
CCOA # 9553

1970 Cougar Eliminator (Competition Gold / Black Decor Interior)
1 of 70 with 428SCJ, Ram Air, 4-speed.
Cat Bites Man!

Looking for an Eliminator? Then be sure to check out the "Eliminators on the Market" thread in the Classic Cougars For Sale section of the forum!

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Re: Eliminators on the Market (December 2014)

Post by Mike_B_SVT » 13 Dec 2014, 15:40

Scott Tedro's special paint BLACK '70 Eliminator is available for purchase. Scott has some other projects he wants to pursue.

'70 w/ 428SCJ (4.30 super drag-pak, ram-air), 4-speed. BLACK (special order paint color), black standard interior. Fully documented by build sheet and Marti Report, and confirmed by Marti to be one of only three special paint black eliminators produced. Located In CA.
*Restoration on this one was completed just last month by Adam, and it was shown at MCACN where it was awarded Concours Gold.
Some pics can be seen in this thread: http://www.classiccougarcommunity.com/f ... f=2&t=4458
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1970 Cougar Eliminator (Competition Gold / Black Decor Interior)
1 of 70 with 428SCJ, Ram Air, 4-speed.
Cat Bites Man!

Looking for an Eliminator? Then be sure to check out the "Eliminators on the Market" thread in the Classic Cougars For Sale section of the forum!

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Re: Eliminators on the Market (December 2014)

Post by Mike_B_SVT » 13 Dec 2014, 21:28

Mike_B_SVT wrote:Scott Tedro's special paint BLACK '70 Eliminator is available for purchase. Scott has some other projects he wants to pursue.

'70 w/ 428SCJ (4.30 super drag-pak, ram-air), 4-speed. BLACK (special order paint color), black standard interior. Fully documented by build sheet and Marti Report, and confirmed by Marti to be one of only three special paint black eliminators produced. Located In CA. Contact Adam at Mascar Auto: adam@mascarauto.com
*Restoration on this one was completed just last month by Adam, and it was shown at MCACN where it was awarded Concours Gold.
Some pics can be seen in this thread: http://www.classiccougarcommunity.com/f ... f=2&t=4458
Sorry Fellahs,

Adam sent me an email this afternoon that the Black Eliminator has been sold to a private collector.
Mike B.
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1970 Cougar Eliminator (Competition Gold / Black Decor Interior)
1 of 70 with 428SCJ, Ram Air, 4-speed.
Cat Bites Man!

Looking for an Eliminator? Then be sure to check out the "Eliminators on the Market" thread in the Classic Cougars For Sale section of the forum!

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Re: Eliminators on the Market (December 2014)

Post by Mike_B_SVT » 15 Dec 2014, 21:57

'70 w/ 351, 4-speed (Wide-Ratio). Competition Gold, black decor interior. Marti report. In Maryland.
Previous listing: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Mercury-Cougar- ... 67?vxp=mtr
*Some history, here: http://www.classiccougarcommunity.com/f ... =39&t=4431
Looks like this one finally found a new owner for about $17.8k or so;

http://www.ebay.com/itm/1970-MERCURY-CO ... 7675.l2557

'69 originally a 351W / 3-speed, now a 302/auto. Originally Bright Yellow, now black, with a black interior. Marti Report. In MD with starting bid of $5k
http://www.ebay.com/itm/1969-Mercury-Co ... 462wt_1230
*Discussed some, here: http://www.mercurycougar.net/forums/sho ... post743122
This one has been relisted;

http://www.ebay.com/itm/151514734298?fo ... SS:US:3160
Mike B.
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1970 Cougar Eliminator (Competition Gold / Black Decor Interior)
1 of 70 with 428SCJ, Ram Air, 4-speed.
Cat Bites Man!

Looking for an Eliminator? Then be sure to check out the "Eliminators on the Market" thread in the Classic Cougars For Sale section of the forum!

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Re: Eliminators on the Market (December 2014)

Post by Mike_B_SVT » 23 Dec 2014, 23:33

Ouch...

'70 w/ 351, 4-speed. Competition Gold, black interior. Disassembled project. Marti Report. In Canada for $8k
http://www.kijiji.ca/v-classic-cars/edm ... 1041063281
*I sent and email asking for the Marti Report, and a few other basic questions. I'll update if I receive a reply.
Mike B.
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1970 Cougar Eliminator (Competition Gold / Black Decor Interior)
1 of 70 with 428SCJ, Ram Air, 4-speed.
Cat Bites Man!

Looking for an Eliminator? Then be sure to check out the "Eliminators on the Market" thread in the Classic Cougars For Sale section of the forum!

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Re: Eliminators on the Market (December 2014)

Post by Mike_B_SVT » 23 Dec 2014, 23:55

A few relistings...

'70 w/ 351, auto. Competition Blue, black standard interior (originally blue standard int). Marti Report & Eminger Invoice. In TN - asking $35,999
http://smokymountaintraders.com/program ... 303117_998
http://www.autotraderclassics.com/class ... nId=175968
Current eBay listing: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Mercury-Cougar-/131386686770
*Factory AC car, but it has been removed.


'69 originally a 351W / 3-speed, now a 302/auto. Originally Bright Yellow, now black, with a black interior. Marti Report. In MD with starting bid of $5k
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Mercury-Cougar- ... 1523674132
*Discussed some, here: http://www.mercurycougar.net/forums/sho ... post743122
Mike B.
CCOA # 9553

1970 Cougar Eliminator (Competition Gold / Black Decor Interior)
1 of 70 with 428SCJ, Ram Air, 4-speed.
Cat Bites Man!

Looking for an Eliminator? Then be sure to check out the "Eliminators on the Market" thread in the Classic Cougars For Sale section of the forum!

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