Mercury Antique Vintage Cars: Cougar & Monterey
Mercury Antique Vintage Cars were found in the year 1950s and since then they have maintained a good reputation in the market by the providing the customers with luxury and comfort. There are lots of different kinds of Mercury models launched in the market that comes with extensive features such as Mercury Montclair which is a full size vehicle available as four-door hardtop sedans and two-door convertible and hardtop. Mercury is basically a division of Ford Motor Company which was found in the year 1955. The Montclair model was advertised as a part of premium automobile line of Mercury which was manufactured and designed with exclusive features like dual chrome outside rearview mirrors, additional chrome trim, dual exhaust and fender skirts. Montclair was the first model equipped with three-speed Merc-o-matic transmission launched in 1950. It was powered by powerful V8 engine that generated 225 horsepower which was later upgraded by more powerful engine that produced 335 horsepower.
There are lots of other Mercury Antique Vintage Cars in the market such as Mercury Cyclone which is a stylish version of other rivals in the market like Chevrolet, Oldsmobile, Dodge and Plymouth. In terms of exterior and interior looks, it is a true stallion. The Cyclone was equipped with 429-cid V8 engine which was good for producing impressive 370 horsepower. The engine was mated with three-speed automatic rear wheel transmission and provides you with great stability around curves and hills with luxurious comfort. In the year 1960, company manufactured and launched two new models called Mercury Meteor and Comet. The Meteor was basically a family vehicle like other affordable cars in the market, while the Comet was equipped with luxury accoutrements and diminutive dimensions. Sport utility vehicles and minivans were introduced in 1990s and the company most of its trends by launching Mountaineer SUV and Villager minivan.
Mercury Cougar is a pony car which looks similar to Ford Contour model, a compact sedan with European breeding. Mercury designed this model to offer sparkling on-road personality with sharp edge styling. It is an entry level sport coupe which is powered by 2.5 liter V6 engine with five-speed manual transmission that generates 170 horsepower.
Earlier Mercury Cougar models were equipped with 3.8 liter V6 engine that generated 140 horsepower with five-speed manual transmission. Overall it is lighter, faster, more efficient and smaller as compared to other models in the market.
Mercury Monterey is basically a small minivan that replaced the Villager model introduced in the year 2004. It is equipped with 4.2 liter V6 engine that generates 201 horsepower with four-speed automatic transmission.
The Mercury Monterey comes with standard list of features which include antilock brakes, rear seat DVD entertainment system, 16-inch alloy wheels, CD stereo system, two-air-conditioning, center captainâ€™s chairs and power driver seat.
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