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 The Mercury Cougar is a luxury car that was originally made between 1967 and 1997.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.

1954 Mercury Montclair Sun Valley | 2020 Zephyrhills Fall Auto Events

That’s a ’54 Mercury Montclair Sun Valley that was at the 2020 Zephyrhills Fall Auto Events. The Mercury Montclair is a luxury car that was originally made between 1954 and 1960. The engine is a 4.2 liter V8 that produces 161 horsepower and 238 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 12.2 seconds and has a top speed of 96 mph.

1956 Mercury Monterey | 2020 Zephyrhills Fall Auto Events

Here’s a ’56 Mercury Monterey that was at the 2020 Zephyrhills Fall Auto Events. The Mercury Monterey is a line of luxury cars that was made between 1952 and 1974. This is from the second generation, which was made between 1955 and 1956. The engine of this one is a 5.1 liter Ford Y-Block V8 that produces 210 horsepower and 312 pound-feet of torque. The transmission of this one is a 3-speed manual. This car does 0-60 mph in 9.5 seconds and has a top speed of 108 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.

Car of the Day 11/28/18

Today’s car of the day is this ’68 Mercury Cyclone that was at the 2018 Daytona Turkey Rod Run. The Mercury Cyclone is a car that was built on the same platform as the Ford Torino. The engine of this one is a 7 liter V8, but I’m not sure how powerful it is. The transmission is a 4-speed manual. It was made as a tribute to Bud Moore and Tiny Lund, and it’s owned by Rich Moore.