For Sale: 1978 Mercury Cougar in O'Fallon, Illinois

Vehicle Description

Gateway Classic Cars of Tampa is proud to offer this sharp 1978 Mercury Cougar XR-7. The current owner is claimed to be the 2nd owner and is ready to allow someone else to add it to their collection. Walking around this XR-7 one should notice the "special ordered" Lipstick Red paint theme. Adding to the curb appeal is the 15" wheels with chrome wire hubcaps wrapped in white wall radial tires, the white pin stripping, white vinyl top, chrome grille, chrome bumpers, Cougar badging, and chrome accent trim. The interior flows well with the paint theme featuring white vinyl seats, seat belts, red carpeting, red dash with woodgrain inserts, and white door panels. This car mixes comfort and performance with features such as air conditioning, an AM Radio, power steering, power brakes, etc. Powering this Cougar is a 351 CID V8 engine mated to a Ford C4 3-speed automatic transmission with an odometer reading of just over 86k undocumented miles. The 4nd generation of Cougar was only made from 1977-1979, as time passes the examples available in this conditioning are getting scarce. If you are looking for something to cruise in or even collect, this could be the car for you. This 1978 Mercury Cougar XR-7 is listed by our Tampa Showroom and can be viewed in greater detail including 100+ HD pictures and an HD video at For additional information, please call our knowledgeable staff at (813)645-6200 or email us at [email protected] Our Tampa Showroom is located at 361 30th Street NE Ruskin, FL 33570. Hours: Monday through Saturday, 9 AM to 5 PM EST, please reach out to set an appointment. See more at:

Vehicle Details

  • 1978 Mercury Cougar
  • Listing ID: CC-1695587
  • Price: $12,500
  • Location:O'Fallon, Illinois
  • Year:1978
  • Make:Mercury
  • Model:Cougar
  • Exterior Color:Lipstick Red
  • Interior Color:White
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:86287
  • Stock Number:TPA2160
  • VIN:GCCTPA2160
Listed By:
Gateway Classic Cars
1237 Central Park Dr
O'Fallon, IL 62269

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