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Here's how the 2002 Mercury Cougar and the 2002 Mercury Sable measure up.
3dr Cpe I4
$16,520
Starting MSRP
4dr Sdn GS
$20,020
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
2-door 4-door -
Seats
4 5 -
Engine

125.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

157.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
0 0 -
Size
185.0" length, 52.2" height 199.8" length, 55.5" height -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Charcoal

Mocha

Cypress / Dark Cypress

Saddle

Medium Grey

Ruby Red

Mocha

Graphite

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Transmissions

Transmissions

M/T

5-Speed M/T

A/T

4-Speed A/T

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Compact Mid-Size -

Wheels

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel -
Rear Wheel Size
15 x 6.5 in 16 x 6.0 in -
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel -
Spare Wheel Size
15 x -TBD- in 16 x 4.0 in -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel -
Front Wheel Size
15 x 6.5 in 16 x 6.0 in -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
105 130 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
590 540 -

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM
130 @ 4000 189 @ 4000 -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
125 @ 5500 157 @ 5000 -
Displacement
2.0L/121 3.0L/182 -
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas V6 -

Mileage

Cruising Range - City
356.50 mi 360.00 mi -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
23 MPG 20 MPG -
Estimated Battery Range
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
34 MPG 28 MPG -
Cruising Range - Hwy
527.00 mi 504.00 mi -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs w/Coil Springs -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear
Indep Quadralink Indep Quadralink -

Brakes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.25 x 0.94 in 10.9 x 1.0 in -
Brake Type
Pwr Power -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
15.5 gal 18.0 gal -

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
37.0 ft 39.7 ft -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.5 17.0 -
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Variable Power Rack & Pinion -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.62 2.68 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -

Tires

Rear Tire Size
P205/60R15 P215/60R16 -
Spare Tire Size
T125/90R15 T135/70R16 -
Front Tire Size
P205/60R15 P215/60R16 -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A 175 lbs -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A 1250 lbs -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1000 lbs - -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
100 lbs - -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
2861 lbs 3366 lbs -

Dimensions

Front Head Room
37.8 in 39.8 in -
Second Leg Room
33.2 in 38.9 in -
Track Width, Front
59.3 in 61.6 in -
Second Hip Room
46.1 in 55.7 in -
Trunk Volume
14.5 ft³ 16.0 ft³ -
Min Ground Clearance
4.3 in 5.4 in -
Track Width, Rear
58.7 in 62.1 in -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
69.6 in 73.0 in -
Second Head Room
34.7 in 36.7 in -
Height, Overall
52.2 in 55.5 in -
Wheelbase
106.4 in 108.5 in -
Front Shoulder Room
53.9 in 57.3 in -
Length, Overall
185.0 in 199.8 in -
Passenger Volume
84.2 ft³ 102.5 ft³ -
Front Leg Room
42.6 in 42.2 in -
Liftover Height
N/A 26.0 in -
Front Hip Room
51.2 in 54.4 in -
Passenger Capacity
4 6 -
Second Shoulder Room
51.3 in 56.6 in -

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