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24.05.2010 (05/24/2010)
AMERICAN CAR SHOW OULU FINLAND MAY 2010

Annual American Car Show was held in Oulu.
Thanks to Jussi57 for pictures!




17.03.2010 (03/17/2010)
ALTERRUNDAN 2010 SWEDEN

We visited again at Alterrundan Winter Rally that has been drived since 1970's at Sweden.




23.02.2010 (02/23/2010)
JAMES DEAN RUN 2010 PROJECTS

Two of mercuryman's cars are going to Fairmount to James Dean Run in 2010.
Cars are shipped to Houston from Finland in the beginning of July. Project is followed in here




13.07.2009 (07/13/2009)
PHOTOS FROM MERCURY MEETING 2009

4:th annual Mercury Meeting was held in Sumiainen last weekend.

Photos taken by Mercuryman
Photos taken by Lucky13 (thanks for photos!)




24.06.2009 (06/24/2009)
4:th ANNUAL MERCURY MEETING IN SUMIAINEN 11-12.07.2009

  • 11:30 Yhteislähtö Jyväskylästä Palokan ABCn pihalta
  • 12:00 Saarijärven suunnasta ja pohjoisesta tulevat samoin kuin JKL porukka kokoontuu Hirvaskankaan ABCn pihalle klo 12:00
  • 12:30 Suolahteen K-Kauppa Suosikkiin, jossa kahvia ym. hyvää, autot parkkiin reiluksi tunniksi.
  • 14:30 Sumiaisiin jossa halukkaat voi pistäytyä mm. markkinoilla
  • Perillä Rautionmäellä ilmoittautuneille ruokailu ja iltabileet


  • Ilmoittautumiset Jyrki Taipale 0500 448812 ja Jori Rintamäki 0405410837 mercuryman@luukku.com




    24.05.2009 (05/24/2009)
    8:TH SWAP & MEET KOUVOLA FINLAND MAY 2009

    8:th Swap & Meet was held in Kouvola this weekend.




    17.05.2009 (05/17/2009)
    ORIMATTILA SWAP FINLAND MAY 2009

    Some photos from Orimattila Swap happening from Finland.




    14.05.2009 (05/14/2009)
    AMERICAN CAR SHOW OULU / FINLAND MAY 2009

    New IMOA / Scandinavian Region had first official and succesful show up at own department.
    Orginal Mercury 1939 and Edsel Wagon 1959 were both in top 3 at their category.

    Other cars from Oulu Car Show.




    14.05.2009 (05/14/2009)
    CLASSIC MOTORSHOW LAHTI / FINLAND MAY 2009

    We visited at Classic Motorshow at Lahti.




    13.05.2009 (05/13/2009)
    JC WHITNEY CAR SHOW MAY 2009

    UncleLar send us some new photos taken from JC Whitney Car Show May 2009




    26.04.2009 (04/26/2009)
    30. HOT ROD & ROCK SHOW TAMPERE - FINLAND

    Some photos from Hot Rod & Rock Show Tampere - Finland held this weekend.




    22.04.2009 (04/22/2009)
    MERCURY 70 YEARS - PLANNED FOR PEOPLE

    We were at freetime exhibition at Jyvaskyla's Paviljonki last weekend as part of SA-HK (Finnish Automobile - Historic Club) department
    We had following cars in there:
    -Mercury Monterey Cruiser 4d HT 1959
    -Mercury Marauder X100 1970
    Third, but not least Mercury was Pekka's Mercury Sedan 1939 (original condition)

    Exhibition photos




    24.03.2009 (03/24/2009)
    GREAT PHOTOS!

    We have an honor to share photos from UncleLar, man who's been long-time interested in Cars and Bikes.

    UncleLar's Own Cars & Bikes
    Photos from Shows and Meetings taken by UncleLar.

    Show and Meeting photos are mainly from years 2003-2006, and taken from following happenings:
  • Hooters Downers Grove
  • Don Garlits Museum
  • Joliet Fathers day
  • JC Whitney Show
  • Sycamore Show IL



  • 21.11.2008 (11/21/2008)
    CRAZY ´BOUT MERCURYS 2008

    IMOA Schedule of Events Crazy ´Bout Mercurys 2008 was held August 5-9, 2008 at Northbrook, IL
    We had a pleasure to be there also in this year.

    Photos from our trip, happenings and The Show can be seen HERE

    After the meeting we also visited New Mexico - Santa Fe




    30.08.2008 (08/30/2008)
    PHOTOS DURING SPRING/SUMMER 2008 EVENTS

    Our apologys that news/photos haven't been updated for a while.
    It has been really busy spring and summer with many events and happenings.
    Here you can see photos from them:

    POLARRALLY 2008 Luulaja/Luleå Sweden
    AMERICAN CAR SHOW 2008 ACC Oulu Finland
    MERCURY MEETING 2008 Äänekoski/Suolahti/Sumiainen Finland
    UURAISTEN TORIPÄIVÄT 2008 Uurainen Finland
    VÄÄKSYN KANAVAN MUSEOAJONEUVO TAPAHTUMA 2008 Vääksy Finland




    26.05.2008 (05/26/2008)
    MERCURY MEETING 2008 IN SUMIAINEN 12-13.07.2008 (07/12/2008-07/13/2008)

    Bands (Something Blue, Jouni Leino & Bluestroyers), cruising, sauna, fun...

    MORE INFO AT FORUM
    (ask if you need more info in english)




    10.03.2008 (03/10/2008)
    ALTERRUNDAN WINTER CRUISING/MEETING 2008

    We visited at Old cars Alterrundan winter meeting that was
    held March 8, 2008 in Lulea (Luleå) Sweden
    On our trip we also visited at ACC Oulus Clubhouse, Lulea car club members carage etc.
    ALTERRUNDAN PHOTOS



    23.02.2008 (02/23/2008)
    PROJECTS PAGE

    New Projects page added to left menu.
    Photos of our project cars and how projects are going are added there now and then.



    29.08.2007 (08/29/2007)
    SMOKY MOUNTAINS 2007

    We visited at IMOA's Smoky Mountains meeting
    that was held August 22 thru 25 2007 at Pigeon Forge, TN.

    IMOA´s Traditional Welcome Party

    Bar-B-Que at Calhoun´s Restaurant

    On a tour of the Crafters Loop

    A motorcade to Cades Cove
    One of the most historically significant areas in the Smoky Mountains

    At Memories Theatre, presenting Elvis and Friends

    The Dixie Stampede
    A Southern cooking and a musical Patriotic Salute o America written by Dolly Parton

    Worlds Greatest Car Show Alongside The River

    Misc photos from the meeting

    The traditional banquet



    16.07.2007 (07/16/2007)
    2:nd ANNUAL MERCURY MEETING

    Second annual Mercury Meeting was held at Sumiainen last weekend.
    Mercury Meeting 2007



    10.07.2007 (07/10/2007)
    POWER BIG MEET 2007 IN SWEDEN

    We visited at 30th anniversary Power Big Meet in Västerås, Sweden.
    Some photos



    08.05.2007 (05/08/2007)
    1:ST OF MAY CRUISING IN JYVÄSKYLÄ

    There was a lots of cars and people at 1:st of May cruising in Jyväskylä.



    16.04.2007 (04/16/2007)
    CAR SHOWS IN HELSINKI AND JYVÄSKYLÄ

    Spring has come to Finland, and also car shows.
    We visited at American Car Show in Helsinki and Original Hot Wheels Show in Jyväskylä.
    American Car Show 2007 Helsinki
    American Car Show 2007 Helsinki Part 2
    Original Hot Wheels Show 2007 Jyväskylä



    12.04.2007 (04/12/2007)
    MERCURY MEETING 2007 IN SUMIAINEN 14-15.07.2007 (07/14/2007-07/15/2007)

    Bands (Something Blue, Jouni Leino & Bluestroyers), food, sauna, fun...

    MORE INFO AT FORUM




    13.10.2006 (10/13/2006)
    JOURNEY STARTED

    Newest cars started their trip to Finland
    PHOTOS HERE




    26.09.2006 (09/26/2006)
    FIRST MERCURY MEETING IN SUMIAINEN

    The first Mercury Meeting in Sumiainen 16-17.09.2006 (09/16/2006-09/17/2006)
    PHOTOS HERE




    27.08.2006 (08/27/2006)
    ANNE MATTILA

    The famous Finnish singer was cruising with Mercuryman
    COUPLE OF PHOTOS HERE




    27.08.2006 (08/27/2006)
    MERCURYMAN VISITED IN USA AT AUGUST

    Woodward Dream Cruise, The Henry Ford Museum, Jack Roush, Russ Truelove etc....
    LOOK PHOTOS HERE




    14.08.2006 (08/14/2006)
    MERCURYMAN VISITS IN USA / DETROIT

    Mercuryman is visiting Woodward Dream Cruise happening in Detroit
    between 14-22.08.2006 (08/14/2006-08/22/2006)




    07.08.2006 (08/07/2006)
    MERCURY MEETING IN SUMIAINEN 16-17.09.2006 (09/16/2006-09/17/2006)

    MORE INFO HERE




    11.04.2006 (04/11/2006)
    G.POTTER KING, INC

    Mercuryman visited at the 33rd Annual Atlantic City Collectible Car Auction
    Feb.23, 24, 25 & 26, 2006
    PHOTOS HERE




    20.03.2006 (03/20/2006)
    FAMILY CAR HISTORY

    Where and when this all started...
    READ MORE




    29.12.2005 (12/29/2005)
    MERCURY S-55 AND MERCURY CRUISER ARRIVED TO FINLAND!

    Journey from Helsinki to Sumiainen could begin...
    PHOTOS HERE




    07.12.2005 (12/07/2005)
    FINNISH OPERATION: SAVE THE MERCURY - 1939

    Couple of Mercurymans friends found Mercury - 1939 from woods and wanted to save it.
    This Mercury is one of the cars that US goverment donated to Finnish goverment,
    when Finland was at war against to Russians.
    FIRST PHOTOS OF PROJECT (MORE TO COME LATER)
    PHASE#1




    03.12.2005 (12/03/2005)
    FINLANDS LOCATION

    For those foreign visitors who don't know where Finland is.
    Finland is in northern Europe, between Sweden and Russia EUROPE MAP
    MercuryMan lives in middle parts of Finland FINNISH MAP




    29.11.2005 (11/29/2005)
    SOME PHOTOS FROM SUMMER 2005 TRIPS

    CAR MUSEUM IN SWEDEN
    KITZBÜHEL AUSTRIA




    10.11.2005 (11/10/2005)
    MERCURY MONTEREYS LAST CRUISING AT NEW YORK
    Mercury Montereys last cruising at USA before coming to Finland
    > was from New York to New Jersey.
    > Photos/Slideshow here:
    NY CRUISING




    07.11.2005 (11/07/2005)
    THE GRAND OPENING OF WWW.MERCURYMAN.FI
    Site opened officially today at this address.
    > You are welcome, I hope You enjoy what you see.

    MercuryMan is visiting at New York 9.11.2005-14.11.2005 (11/9/2005-11/14/2005)


    25.09.2005 (09/25/2005)
    THUNDERBIRDS IN THE GARDEN OF THE GODS - COLORADO
    CELEBRATE 2005
    50 years of Ford Thunderbird
    25 years of Rocky Mountain Club
    Photos/Slideshow here:
    CELEBRATE 2005




    25.09.2005 (09/25/2005)
    MERCURYMAN VISITED AT USA
    Miscellaneous Photos/Slideshow here:
    USA SEPTEMBER 2005




    01.05.2005 (05/01/2005)
    Traditional May Day Cruising at Jyväskylä arranged by ACC-Jyväskylä
    Some photos here:
    May Day 05




    13.01.2005 (01/13/2005)
    Mercury Marquis arrives finally to Finland from it's long trip, which started from St. Louis USA over a month earlier.
    IMOA (International Mercury Owner's Association) made a story of that to their Quicksilver magazine.
    You can see the story here:
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