During the ’60s, this brand offered class and style at reasonable prices. In fact, Mercury was a formidable opponent to Oldsmobile, Buick and Chrysler. Learning from the Continental, Mercury decided to offer something new to their customers. Hoping to raise their sales numbers, in 1963, they introduced they innovative Breezeway option at their top model. The best features of the Breezeway was its reverse C pillar design, concave profile and tilted rear glass that was retractable.