1999 Ford Contour

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10 reviews
Available Price Range $126-$4,722 Trims3 Combined MPG 24-29 Seats 5

Our Take on the 1999 Ford Contour

Our Take


Our Expert Reviews

The Ford Contour has been a work in progress since its introduction in 1995. That is, the car has been in a constant state of correction. There were seat readjustments to create more legroom, suspension rearrangements to provide better ride and handling, exterior tweaks to mute its jelly-bean look, and changes to help the instrument panel make more sense. Ford prefers to call those fixes "impr... Read Full Review

Consumer Reviews

3.3 out of 5

Based on 10 reviews

Euro flair w/o Euro muscle

by Ford Freak from Vermont on October 7, 2006

Bought the vehicle 1 year old in 2000. It's a 1999 Contour SE. It was a used rental car (if I didn't know this, I never would've guessed due to the great reliability). It is equipped with three opt... Read Full Review

3 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 5 recalls for this car.

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