For Sale: 1969 Mercury Cougar in Apex, North Carolina

Vehicle Description

1969 Cougar Eliminator with 78000 miles in Competition orange with Marti Report, original invoice and other related collector brochures.
An extremely clean Automobile.
351 Engine with Edelbrock performer heads, crane cam, lifters, roller rockers with an offenhauser intake and headers producing a whopping 450+  horsepower. Starts easily and runs well.
Amazing interior with working original clock.

 Air Conditioning
Power Brakes
Power Steering
Deluxe interior
Comfortweave seats
351 Engine
FMX transmission
after market radio
Seat Belts
Center Console



Seats are the original 1969 black comfortweave .
 The front door panels are original and in incredible condition for 55 years.
New carpet and sail panels 2021.
No plastic interior parts were painted. Original Mercury paint on dash and surround remains and in excellent condition.
Original steering wheel in excellent condition
   All original gauges and bezels remain and are operable.
Original clock operates as it should
 Original center console still in place 


All glass is clean and scratch free.
 All bumpers, window moldings and al chrome in excellent condition.
All weatherstripping in perfect condition
 Car is competition orange. Paint was professionally color sanded and has an incredible mirrored finish.
Headlight and all vacuum operated  doors operate perfectly.
programmable LED rear lights

Drivetrain and Chassis:

The 351 has been updated with Edelbrock performer heads, crane cam, lifters, roller rockers with an offenhauser intake and header producing a whopping 450+  horsepower. The distributor was updated to a MSD Electronic with a tachometer convertor to utilize the factory tach.
Operable hood scoop – not just for its good looks.
The FMX transmission has been rebuilt and operates as intended.    
 All air conditioning components operate correctly and provide ice cold air. The power steering pump was rebuilt so is original to the car. All brakes and steering were replaced or rebuilt.  The original 14 inch wheels were replaced conversion with 15 inch magnum 500 wheels with BF Goodrich tires. The 14 inch Wide O tires and rims will be offered with the car.

** There also a parts car included - 1969 Cougar sports special with complete drivetrain ( body has bad rust) car had 21000 miles when parked**

Vehicle Details

  • 1969 Mercury Cougar
  • Listing ID: CC-1771786
  • Price: $70,000 (OBO)
  • Location:Apex, North Carolina
  • Year:1969
  • Make:Mercury
  • Model:Cougar
  • Exterior Color:competition orange
  • Interior Color:Black
  • Transmission:Automatic
  • Odometer:78000
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Aftermarket Wheels:Yes
  • Restoration History:Partially Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Seat Material:Vinyl
  • Air Conditioning:Yes
  • AM/FM Radio:Yes
  • Custom Stereo:Yes
  • Tinted Windows:Yes
  • Bucket Seats:Yes
  • Power Brakes:Yes
  • Power Steering:Yes
  • Electronic Ignition:Yes
  • Engine History:Rebuilt
  • Engine Condition:Running
  • Drive Train:Rear-wheel drive
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