(3.8) 8 reviews
MSRP: $1,475$4,963
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 24
Engine: 200-hp, 2.5-liter V-6 (premium)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 5-speed manual w/OD
2000 Ford Contour

Our Take on the 2000 Ford Contour

Our Take

Contour, a front-wheel-drive sedan that is smaller than the Taurus may have a short future. Production of the similar Mercury Mystique ends Dec.23, and the Kansas City, Mo., plant that builds the Mystique and Contour will convert to production of a new car-based sport utility vehicle.Production ... Read Full Report

1 Trim 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.