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Mercury Cougar XR7 (1974-1976)

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For 1974, the Mercury Cougar moved to the Ford Torino / Mercury Montego platform and for the next three years would be a corporate twin of the Ford Elite. The Cougar switched to the larger platform to compete with other … Continue reading

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Mercury Cougar (1971-1973)

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The Mercury Cougar entered its second generation in 1971. While still based on the Ford Mustang, the Cougar would now be similar in size to the GM’s¬†intermediate size models. The Mercury Cougar would see consistent sales during the three-year production … Continue reading

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Mercury Cougar (1967-1970)

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Mercury gets a pony car. That was big news for Mercury dealers in 1967. The first generation Mercury Cougar was based off the 1964 1/2 ¬†- 1973 Ford Mustang and positioned between the Mustang and the 1967 – 1971 Ford … Continue reading

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