• (5.0) 3 reviews
  • MSRP: $115$5,727
  • Body Style: Coupe
  • Combined MPG: 22
  • Engine: 145-hp, 3.8-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: N/A
1996 Mercury Cougar

1996 Mercury Cougar Reviews

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The axiom used around Detroit for years is: Sheet metal sells. Put a fresh wrapper on old goods and watch the buyers line up. Maybe this could explain why the Mercury Cougar isn't the first name one thinks of when considering a stylish coupe. Detroit invented the big two-door personal luxury coupe, and the Cougar's basic shape has been around since 1989, although it does receive a n... Read full review for the 1996 Mercury Cougar

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Great car!

by Brooklyn2florida from South Florida on April 16, 2014

Great car and very reliable and would recommend to all. Very comfortable ride and good gas mileage! Bucket Seats/Center Console/Power Brakes/Tinted Glass?3.8L V6 OHV 12V FI Engine/15 Inch Wheels/Regul... Read Full Review

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