Mercury Cougar XR7

Originality Abounds: 1968 Mercury Cougar XR-7

Seeing this 1968 Mercury Cougar XR-7 made me think of its virtues vs. those of its crosstown rival, the Pontiac Firebird, both new market entrants in 1967. And of course, there’s the inevitable comparison between the Cougar and its… more»

XR-7? 1969 Mercury Cougar Convertible

The seller has this one listed as a 1969 Mercury Cougar XR-7 convertible and I think we can all agree on it being a 1969 Mercury Cougar convertible. It’s the XR-7 part that’s a little up in the air…. more»

Bill Blass Edition? 1979 Mercury Cougar XR-7

This one’s a head-scratcher. The seller has this one listed as a 1979 Mercury Cougar XR-7 Bill Blass Edition but I can’t find any information on there ever being a Bill Blass Edition Mercury Cougar. A Lincoln Mark V,… more»

Cobra Jet Convertible! 1969 Mercury Cougar XR7

Well admittedly, this one doesn’t look like much. The debate will be what it is versus what it was – does the value carry forward? On paper, this is a rare car and worthy of a close look. It’s… more»

8,300 Miles! 1977 Mercury Cougar XR-7

Wow, what a time capsule! This 1977 Mercury Cougar XR-7 has a mere 8,300 miles on it and it appears to be in almost like-new condition. It can be found here on craigslist in Phoenix, Arizona. Yes, the AC… more»

All Original 1967 Mercury Cougar XR7

This 1967 Mercury Cougar XR7 is completely original and ready to go to a new home where someone will restore it back to roadworthiness. For only $5,900 and either a trip to or ship from San Francisco, California this… more»

56,412 Miles: 1976 Mercury Cougar XR7

Lurking under this cover is a nice car that is looking for a new home. It has been owned by the current owner for 30 years, but the car has been sitting in storage in a heated garage for… more»