Used 2001 Mercury Cougar Specs & Features

Overview
Overview
Starting MSRP
$17,200
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Engine TypeGas
Transmission5-speed manual
Drive TypeFront wheel drive
CylindersV6
Combined MPG21
Total Seating4
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Drivetrain
Drivetrain
Drive typeFront wheel drive
Transmission5-speed manual
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
Combined MPG21
EPA mileage est. (cty/hwy)18/27 mpg
Fuel tank capacity15.5 gal.
Fuel typePremium unleaded (required)
Range in miles (cty/hwy)279.0/418.5 mi.
Engine
Engine
Base engine size2.5 l
Base engine typeGas
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (dohc)
CylindersV6
Horsepower170 hp @ 6,250 rpm
Torque165 lb-ft @ 4,250 rpm
Turning circle37 ft.
Valves24
Towing & Hauling
Towing & Hauling
Max Towing Capacity1,000 lbs.
Safety
Safety
2 front headrestsyes
child seat anchorsyes
electronic brakeforce distributionyes
engine immobilizeryes
Emergency interior trunk releaseyes
Ventilated front disc / rear drum brakesyes
In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
4 total speakersyes
mast antennayes
AM/FM stereoyes
Comfort & Convenience
Comfort & Convenience
front cupholdersyes
front door pocketsyes
remote trunk releaseyes
speed-proportional power steeringyes
tilt-adjustable steering wheelyes
cargo area lightyes
interior air filtrationyes
Driver vanity mirroryes
Single zone front air conditioningyes
Power Feature
Power Feature
1 one-touch power windowsyes
power door locksyes
Heated mirrorsyes
Power mirrorsyes
Instrumentation
Instrumentation
clockyes
external temperature displayyes
low fuel level warningyes
tachometeryes
trip computeryes
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
2 -way power driver seatyes
4 -way manual driver seat adjustmentsyes
4 -way manual passenger seat adjustmentyes
bucket front seatsyes
clothyes
height adjustable driver seatyes
Front head room37.8 in.
Front leg room42.6 in.
Front shoulder room53.9 in.
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
rear ventilation ductsyes
Rear head room34.7 in.
Rear leg room33.2 in.
Rear shoulder room51.3 in.
Split-folding rear seatbackyes
Dimensions
Dimensions
Curb weight3,013 lbs.
Height52.2 in.
Length185 in.
Maximum towing capacity1,000 lbs.
Overall Width without Mirrors69.6 in.
Wheel base106.4 in.
Colors
Colors
Exterior Colors
  • Tropic Green Clearcoat Metallic
  • Vibrant White Clearcoat
  • Rio Red Clearcoat
  • Silver Frost Clearcoat Metallic
  • Sunburst Gold Clearcoat Metallic
  • Black Clearcoat
  • Dark Shadow Gray Clearcoat Metallic
  • Laser Red Tinted Clearcoat Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Medium Parchment
  • Midnight Black
  • Dark Graphite
  • Medium Graphite
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
alloy wheelsyes
15 in. wheelsyes
All season tiresyes
P205/60R15 tiresyes
Suspension
Suspension
MacPherson strut front suspensionyes
four-wheel independent suspensionyes
Warranty
Warranty
Basic3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Drivetrain3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Roadside3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Rust5 yr./ unlimited mi.