Mercury Cougar

2000 Mercury Cougar

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  • (3.7) 19 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,312$3,764
  • Body Style: Coupe
  • Combined MPG: 24-29
  • Engine: 125-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
2000 Mercury Cougar

Our Take on the 2000 Mercury Cougar

Cougar is the "un-Mercury." It not only looks young and athletic, it performs that way, with a firm ride, youthful agility and commendable road grip.Cougar is a front-wheel-drive sports coupe that arrived for 1999 as the first production model with Ford's new-edge styling, which features cr... Read Full Report

2000 Mercury Cougar Reviews Expert Reviews

We first tested the Mercury Cougar when it arrived in Lincoln Mercury dealerships more than a year ago. Our harshest criticism of the car - a rather cheap-looking interior - has yet to be addressed on the 2000 model. But our overall impression of the Cougar has been tempered somewhat, if not downright improved, after comparing it with Toyota's all-new Celica, a head-to-head competitor th... Read full review for the 2000 Mercury Cougar

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A prime example of a great Sport Compact

by an anonymous street racer from Indianapolis, IN on June 1, 2010

I own a 2000 Mercury Cougar V6 and have since I bought it used with 46,000 miles, 4 years ago. I have since made many aftermarket customizations and additions to it for racing. The vehicle has proven ... Read Full Review

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2000 Mercury Cougar Safety Ratings

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There are currently 5 recalls for this car.

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

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