EXTREMELY RARE 1968 Mercury Cougar XR7 GT-E. Completely rust free. This Cougar had a frame-up restoration in 2010, using NOS parts when needed. Original numbers-matching correct W code 427 4V and C-6 Select-Shift Merc-O-Matic transmission. Period correct Firestone wide oval tires look great along with flawless Augusta Green Paint, a black vinyl top, and black leather interior. In 1968, the only Ford product available with the 427 engine was the GT-E Mercury Cougar. Only 256 W Code 427 GT-E Cougars were made, making it in a unique and highly sought-after variant of the Cougar. Of these 256 W Code GT-E’s, considering other original options of this car, there were 43 painted Augusta Green, 4 were equipped with front seat headrests and ONLY ONE car with rear seat shoulder harnesses. This is that car! This GT-E will be available for inspection for truly interested parties by appointment only. This GT-E is documented with window sticker and Deluxe Marti Report. Email with serious questions about the best of show winning 1968 Mercury Cougar XR7 GT-E. Registered with the Cougar National Database and the Cougar GT-E Registry. 76,351 miles. No brokers or dealers.