From the Archive: 1968 Mercury Cougar GT | 2013 Daytona Turkey Rod Run

This is a ’68 Mercury Cougar GT that was at the 2013 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Mercury Cougar is a luxury car that was originally made between 1967 and 1997. This is from the first generation, which was made between 1967 and 1970. The engine is a 6.4 liter FE V8 that produces 325 horsepower and 427 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 6.1 seconds and has a top speed of 122 mph.

1967 Mercury Cougar XR7 | Streetside Classics Tampa (July 2019)

This is a ’67 Mercury Cougar XR7 that was at Streetside Classics Tampa in July of 2019. It’s from the first generation, which was made between 1967 and 1970. The engine of this one is a 4.7 liter V8 that produces 200 horsepower and 282 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 4-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 8.6 seconds and has a top speed of 119 mph.