This is a numbers matching, original, professionally restored '72 Mercury Cougar XR7 convertible
Everything on the car has been either replaced (new or NOS parts), rebuilt, or refurbished.
Car has been driven for only about 7.000 miles since restoration.
Car lived most of its life in Alabama and has received loving care since being in Maine. To be sure the car has never seen snow.
Car has; Rebuilt 351 Cleveland V8 engine with new cam to add more power and give that nice rumble sound from the exhaust
Rebuilt FMX automatic transmission
Revamped power steering system with new steering box
Revamped air-conditioning system with updated refrigerant R410A System blows nice and cold
4 new Magnum 500 chrome rims
4 new B.F. Goodrich white lettered tires
New dual exhaust system
New chrome throughout (bumpers, rocker panels, wheel well trim, etc..)
New front disc brakes (new standard rear brakes also)
New powered white convertible top with glass rear window
New convertible top power system (wiring, hydraulics, etc..)
New wooden and chrome steering wheel (I have the original)
New professional paint job in "competition blue" with a beautiful mirror finish
New interior, including; new dash pad - new white leather seats - new white door panels - and new black carpeting -
New stereo system with "retro radio" which looks like the original but sounds 100% better.
Rebuilt taillight system - (wiring and so on) - the sequential turn signals work perfectly
All gauges work as they should except the clock. And that's right twice a day.
Absolutely no rust anywhere
Car has been inspected and certified safe to drive anywhere (Maine State Inspection Sticker)
Only defect is two small cracks in the driver's side inner door panel. (Barely noticeable)
This car can be driven anywhere, including long distances, with complete confidence.