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3/4 Front Glamour 2001 Mercury Cougar

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Specs, Warranty & Reliability

The table below shows all 2001 Mercury Cougar specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 2001 Mercury Cougar warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.

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  • Overview
    MSRP *$16,700$17,200$22,050
    Invoice *$15,505$15,955$20,321
    Engine2.0L I-4 125 HP2.5L V-6 170 HP2.5L V-6 196 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Fuel Economy City23.0 mpg20.0 mpg20.0 mpg
    Fuel Economy Hwy34.0 mpg29.0 mpg29.0 mpg
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
  • Powertrain
    Engine2.0L I-4 125 HP2.5L V-6 170 HP2.5L V-6 196 HP
    Transmission5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD5-spd man w/OD
    Alternator105 amp130 amp130 amp
    Axle Ratio3.824.064.06
    Recommended Fuel Typeregular unleadedregular unleadedpremium unleaded
    Fuel Tank15.5 gal.15.5 gal.15.5 gal.
    Exhauststainless steelstainless steel with chrome tailpipe finishstainless steel with chrome tailpipe finish
    Drive Typefront-wheelfront-wheelfront-wheel
    Traction ControlN/AN/AABS & driveline
  • Steering and Suspension
    RideN/Atouringsport
    Front Suspensionstrutstrutstrut
    Front Anti-Roll Barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll barfront anti-roll bar
    Front Springscoilcoilcoil
    Front Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Rear Suspensionmulti-linkmulti-linkmulti-link
    Rear Anti-Roll Barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll barrear anti-roll bar
    Rear Springscoilcoilcoil
    Rear Shocksgas-pressurizedgas-pressurizedgas-pressurized
    Steeringrack & pinionrack & pinionrack & pinion
    Brakesfront disc/rear drumfront disc/rear drum4-wheel disc
    Vented Disc Brakesfrontfrontfront and rear
    Wheels15.0 " silver aluminum15.0 " silver aluminum17.0 " machined aluminum
    Front TiresP205/60SR15.0BSW ASP205/60SR15.0BSW ASP215/50ZR17.0BSW AS
    Spare Tire and Wheelcompact steelcompact steelcompact steel
  • Seating and Interior
    Seating Capacity444
    Front Seat Typebucketbucketsport
    Front Headrestsfixedfixedadjustable w/tilt
    Front ArmrestsN/AN/Acenter w/storage
    Front Driver Seat Direction Controls6-way (2-way power)6-way (2-way power)8-way (6-way power)
    Easy Entryrear seat easy entryrear seat easy entryrear seat easy entry
    Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls4-way4-way4-way
    Rear Seats50-50 bucket50-50 bucket50-50 bucket
    Rear Headrestsfixedfixedfixed
    Seat Trimclothclothleather
    Door Trimcloth w/carpet lowercloth w/carpet lowercloth w/carpet lower
    Headlinerfull clothfull clothfull cloth
    Floor Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Floor Matscarpet frontcarpet frontcarpet front
    Gear Shift Knob TrimN/AN/Aleather
  • Comfort and Conveniences
    Vanity Mirrorsdriverdriverdual illuminated
    Rearview Mirrorday-nightday-nightday-night
    Glove Boxglove boxglove boxglove box
    Dome Lightdelaydelaydelay
    Reading LightsN/AN/Afront
    Floor Consolefullfullfull
    Cup Holderfront and rearfront and rearfront and rear
    Seatback StorageN/AN/A2
    Door Binsdualdualdual
    Cargo Floor Trimcarpetedcarpetedcarpeted
    Trunk Lid Trimcarpetcarpetcarpet
    Cargo Coverrigidrigidrigid
    Cargo Tie Downscargo tie downscargo tie downscargo tie downs
    Cargo Lightcargo lightcargo lightcargo light
    Front Air Conditioningmanualmanualmanual
    Air Filterair filterair filterair filter
    Rear Heat Ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ductsunderseat ducts
    Radiopremium AM/FM stereo, seek-scanpremium AM/FM stereo, seek-scanpremium AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
    CDin-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted singlein-dash mounted single
    Speakers4 performance4 performance4 performance
    Radio Theft Deterrentradio theft deterrentradio theft deterrentradio theft deterrent
    Antennaintegrated roofintegrated roofintegrated roof
    Cruise ControlN/AN/Awith steering wheel controls
    Door Lockspowerpowerpower with 2 stage unlock
    Remote Keyless EntryN/AN/Akeyfob (all doors)
    Trunk/Hatch/Door Releasepowerpowerkeyfob
    Power Outlets111
    Driver Foot Restdriver foot restdriver foot restdriver foot rest
    Instrument Displayanaloganaloganalog
    Tachometertachometertachometertachometer
    Water Temp Gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gaugeengine temperature gauge
    Clockin-dashin-dashin-dash
    Exterior Temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperatureexterior temperature
    Trip Computertrip computertrip computertrip computer
    Trip Odometertrip odometertrip odometertrip odometer
    Steering Wheeltilttilttilt
    Steering Wheel MaterialN/AN/Aleather
    Front Windowspowerpowerpower
    Rear Windowsfixedfixedfixed
    1-Touch Opendriverdriverdriver
    Tinted Windowslightlightlight
    Front Windshield Wipersvariable intermittentvariable intermittentvariable intermittent
    Rear Windshield WiperN/AN/Arear windshield wiper
    Rear Defrosterrear defrosterrear defrosterrear defroster
  • Safety
    Anti-Lock Brakes (ABS)N/AN/A4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS)
    Center High Mounted Stop Lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop lightcenter high mounted stop light
    Front Impact Airbagsdriver and passengerdriver and passengerdriver and passenger
    Side Impact Barsside impact beamsside impact beamsside impact beams
    Ignition DisableSECURILockSECURILockSECURILock
    Panic AlarmN/AN/Apanic alarm
  • Dimensions and Capacities
    Door Count2 doors2 doors2 doors
    Maximum Cargo Volume24.0 cu.ft.24.0 cu.ft.24.0 cu.ft.
    Exterior Length185.0 "185.0 "185.0 "
    Exterior Width69.6 "69.6 "69.6 "
    Exterior Height52.2 "52.2 "52.2 "
    Wheelbase106 "106 "106 "
    Front Tread59 "59 "59 "
    Rear Tread59 "59 "59 "
    Turning Radius18.5 '18.5 '18.5 '
    Curb Weight2,861 lbs.3,013 lbs.3,103 lbs.
    Max Trailer Weight1,000 lbs.1,000 lbs.1,000 lbs.
    Drag Coefficient.31.31.31
    Front Legroom42.6 "42.6 "42.6 "
    Rear Legroom33.2 "33.2 "33.2 "
    Front Headroom37.8 "37.8 "37.8 "
    Rear Headroom34.7 "34.7 "34.7 "
    Front Hiproom51.2 "51.2 "51.2 "
    Rear Hiproom46.1 "46.1 "46.1 "
    Front Shoulder Room53.9 "53.9 "53.9 "
    Rear Shoulder Room51.3 "51.3 "51.3 "
    Passenger Volume84 cu.ft.84 cu.ft.84 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume14.5 cu.ft.14.5 cu.ft.14.5 cu.ft.
    Interior Cargo Volume w/Seats Folded24.0 cu.ft.24.0 cu.ft.24.0 cu.ft.
  • Exterior Features
    Rear SpoilerN/AN/Awing
    Bumpersbody-coloredbody-coloredbody-colored
    Bodyside MoldingsN/AN/Abody-colored
    Grille Moldingsblackblackblack
    Paintclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotoneclearcoat monotone
    Exterior Mirrorsdual power remote heateddual power remote heateddual power remote heated
  • Warranty
    Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Major Components Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
    Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles60/unlimited60/unlimited60/unlimited
    Roadside Assistance Months/Miles36/36,00036/36,00036/36,000
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Safety Rating

Below is the 2001 Mercury Cougar safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.
StyleFrontal Rating
Side Rating
I4 2dr Coupe
DriverN/AFront Seat
PassengerN/ARear Seat
V6 2dr Coupe
DriverN/AFront Seat
PassengerN/ARear Seat
V6 S 2dr Coupe
DriverN/AFront Seat
PassengerN/ARear Seat
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