Exterior Color: Windsor White
Interior Color: Black
|Gateway classic cars is proud to offer a beautiful 1968 Mercury Cougar. When the Cougar was introduced in 67 it was based on the first generation mustang but utilized all new sheet metal and a 3 longer wheelbase. Offered in a coupe only at first, the car featured a unique grill with covered headlights, and the rear featured large taillights that mimicked those from the thunderbird. The vehicle had a handsome look and made for a popular seller for fords Mercury branch. This particular 1968 model is in beautiful restored condition with a stock and original appearance. The Cougar body was bead blasted completely and professionally painted in a beautiful glossy white. It features a black vinyl top which looks great against the fresh paint. Under the hood youll find a 302 cid v8 which was professionally rebuilt about 1,000 miles ago. The c6 automatic transmission was professionally rebuilt at the same time which makes for a wonderful drive train. The interior is new as well and brought by the same shop as the beautiful vinyl top. The black vinyl interior features bucket front seats and round face gauges which give a sporty feel. You wont find a cut up dash to fit stereos and a/c vents, this one was kept just the way it would have come from the factory and includes the correct am radio. The car feels tight going down the road and really makes a great cruiser. What makes it a really nice car is all the little things you wont have to worry about in the future. To give the short list, the car has just received new: radiator, alternator, battery, starter, coil, carburetor rebuild, gas tank, sending unit, fuel lines, front and rear bumpers, shocks, and rebuilt brakes. This cherry little Cougar is ready for the car shows, weekend getaways, daily commutes, or whatever you may have in mind. Stand out in the crowd of mustangs with a sweet 1968 Mercury Cougar. Located in our st. Louis showroom, this 1968 Mercury Cougar can be seen including 50 hd pictures and video at . For additional information please call or email .