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Athens, Alabama
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1968 Mercury Cougar (Cougar)

Last updated Apr 30, 2009  

Photo of a 1968 Mercury Cougar (Cougar)

No longer owned

About

Techically, this is a 1968 1/2 car.
Factory R Car: 428 CJ
4 speed
3.91 Traction Lock Rear End
Black Vinyl Top
Ram Air
One of 47 built with engine/tranny combination.
Won at 20th Cougar Anniversary Car Show in the Stock category for 1967-1968 at Ford Motors Headquarters, Dearborn, MI.
Holly 4 bbl Carb
Was a 1/4 Miler car, bought from 2nd owner, who had put a 302 automatic in it. Found 1st owner from Pikeville, KY and bought back original parts (some of them, anyway) and restored the engine/transmission. Clutch was still in the car, under the carpet (go figure). Put on red-line tires.

Specs

428 CJ
Ram Air
300+ HP
3.91 TL Rear End
4 Speed

Factory Options

Vinyl Top
Big Block engine
Not much more!

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