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Mercury Cougar Automatic

(2002 model)

Brief specs of 2002 Mercury Cougar Automatic

4-seater, petrol (gasoline) 4-cylinder straight (inline) engine, OHC, 1982 cm3 / 120.9 cu in / 120.9 cu in, 92.0 kW / 123.4 hp / 123.4 hp @ 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm, 176.0 N·m / 129.8 lb·ft / 129.8 lb·ft @ 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm, automatic 4-speed transmission, front wheel drive

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)MercuryIssued from2002
ModelCougar AutomaticIssued until
SerieCougarNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation


Base platformNumber of doors
Bodywork typeNumber of seats4
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)
Passenger space (volume)4770 l / 168.45 cu ft / 168.45 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length4710 mm / 185.4 in / 185.4 inTotal (curb) weight1310 kg / 2888 lb / 2888 lb
Width1770 mm / 69.7 in / 69.7 inDry weight
Height1330 mm / 52.4 in / 52.4 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2710 mm / 106.7 in / 106.7 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearanceFuel capacity
Length/wheelbase ratio1.74  


Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)0.3Frontal area (A)2.00 m2 / 21.5 sq ft / 21.5 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)0.60 m2 / 6.5 sq ft / 6.5 sq ft (est.)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)14.9 kW / 20.0 hp / 20.0 hp (est.)


Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders4
Engine Typestraight (inline) (Inline, 4 cylinder)Total number of valves
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder
Engine constructionBore
Fuelpetrol (gasoline)Stroke
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio
Fuel supplyEngine displacement1982 cm3 / 120.9 cu in / 120.9 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity
Cam DesignOHCCompression ratio
SumpMax. output power92.0 kW / 123.4 hp / 123.4 hp at 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm / 5500 rpm
AspirationMax. torque176.0 N·m / 129.8 lb·ft / 129.8 lb·ft at 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm / 4000 rpm
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)36.8 kW / 49.3 hp / 49.3 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output46.4 kW/l / 1.020 bhp/cu in / 1.020 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque88.8 N·m/l / 0.78 lb·ft/cu in / 0.78 lb·ft/cu in


Transmission typeautomaticNumber of gears4
Wheel drivefront wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio


Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio95.4 kW/ton / 72.3 bhp/ton / 72.3 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions


Engine locationfrontEngine alignment
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle
Suspension frontSuspension rear
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsBraked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Mercury Cougar Automatic


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