For sale in our Detroit Showroom is this beautiful and fully restored 1967 Mercury Cougar XR-7 GT Hardtop. This beautiful Cardinal Red Cougar is in excellent condition inside and out and is ready to cruise and enjoy. The Cougar used the same platform as the Ford Mustang but was a more luxurious vehicle with hideaway headlights and sequential taillights and usually more options that its counterpart. This Cougar for sale comes equipped with Red Leather buckets in the interior, seat belts, power steering, power brakes, radial tires, and an AM radio. The original numbers matching "s" code 390 CIC V8 is still under the hood and running great! Backing the V8 power plant is the C-6 Select Shift Cruise-O-Matic automatic transmission that is also Original to the car. All of the mechanical parts on this Cougar are in top condition with just 800 miles since the full restoration. The deep shiny Red paint is accented with a red leather interior and red line radial tires. This 1967 Cougar was professionally restored which was a 2 year project that included complete disassembly and stripping to bare metal of all body panels and repainting of the original Cardinal Red color, the original engine and transmission were rebuilt, the interior was restored, and new Flo-Master exhaust, new gas tank, and new brake system were just some of the items restored. Don't miss your shot to own a very clean, solid, good running and driving Mercury Cougar for a fraction of what it costs to restore one! Located in our Detroit Showroom this 1967 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Hardtop for sale can be seen including over 100 HD photos and video at www.GatewayClassicCars.com, or call 313-982-3100 for additional information.
Mercury Cougar was Ford Mustang’s higher-achieving but less-successful sibling.
This historic vehicle was purchased at a Barrett-Jackson Auction, where it was the Hagerty Fantasy Car Bid of the Day.
At first glance, this great-looking 1967 Mercury Cougar XR7 coupe seemed like the kind of low-mileage survivor that spent most of its life hanging out in the garage.
When is a classic Ford Mustang not a Mustang? When it is a Mercury Cougar. The Mercury Cougar was a more luxurious version of the Mustang and offered a nicer interior.
I am the second owner of this car purchased in 1976 from a retired Air Force colonel who had been stationed at Tinker Air Force Base in Midwest City, Oklahoma.
Prices may continue to soar at collector car auctions, but the June report of the Hagerty Market Rating sustained its largest decline in the past 14 months.
I was looking for some kind of pickup truck, but in a car lot in Ambridge, Pennsylvania, there was this Big Cat!
In 1967, Mercury officially entered the Pony Car arena with the introduction of their Cougar models.