Mercury Cougar Concept Pony Car Ford
Photo credit: Abimelec Design
The Mercury Cougar is classified as a “sports luxury coupe”, or “pony car,” and the seventh-generation model was manufactured by Mercury alongside the Ford Mustang for quite a while, all the way up until 1997. After that, Mercury started production on their Mondeo-based Cougar. Abimelec Design created a 2021 Mercury Cougar concept based on the current Mustang, and can be thought of as a Continental, but with 2 less doors.


Mercury Cougar Ford Pony Car
Mercury Cougar Ford Pony Car
Mercury Cougar Ford Pony Car
What would be its competitors? Well, the designer thinks it should be pit against the Lexus LC, BMW 8-Series and Jaguar F-Type. It would be powered by a 3.5 EcoBoost engine producing 450 hp and 510 ft-lbs of torque. Aesthetically, it would combine some Ford elements with old classic look from the 1960s Cougar. The seventh-generation Mercury Cougar is built upon the Ford MN12 platform, retaining the use of rear-wheel drive, so we should expect this for the 2021 concept as well.

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