• (3.7) 23 reviews
  • Inventory Prices: $571–$4,831
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 29
  • Engine: 125-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
1998 Ford Contour

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Ahead of Its Time

by Tcars from Grand Rapids, MI on July 10, 2017

I bought my Ford Contour SVT for about $1,000 and it was a steal. I learned how to drive manual in this vehicle. This car was the best front wheel drive vehicle for the winter with or without decent t... Read Full Review

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1998 Ford Contour Safety Ratings

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There are currently 12 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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