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2002 Mercury Cougar
Hatchback FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$16,995
2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
LS FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$21,630
7 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2002 Mercury Cougar
Hatchback FWD
No Expert Reviews
2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
LS FWD

After the new generation began in 2006, the 2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo changed little from the ...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2002 Mercury Cougar
Hatchback FWD
DeltaDrifter writes:
Very good power, but kinda heavy & priced too high.
245
Remo 2002 Mercury Cougar Hatchback FWDReview:

The Cougar — it is a good car and very good commuter does well on long trips to work and high miles bought mine...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Each 2002 Mercury Cougar Hatchback FWDReview:

My Tricked Out Mercury Cougar — I had the 4 cylinder instead of the V6 but I couldn't find the V6 in a 5 speed and I didn't want an ...

2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
LS FWD
Team8829 writes:
Love the monte Carlo
5
mustangsally5o writes:
flex fuel + , tires n wheels large enough to not get stuck or bottom out in pot holes , good , a/c , comforta...
Back Seats Ranked 2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo LT FWD better.
"more options , flex fuel , heated seats , stereo , "
Value Ranked 2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo LT FWD better.
"flex fuel"
Sheila writes:
This was a fun car. But you still had plenty of space to stow in the trunk. I loved that it was a two door bec...
Looks/Style Ranked 2007 Nissan Maxima SE worse.
"Sporty and it didnt look like every other car on the market. It had its own sense of style. And it was a two door. "
Family Car Ranked 2007 Nissan Maxima SE better.
"4 door"

Specs

2002 Mercury Cougar
Hatchback FWD
2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
LS FWD
Powertrain 5-Speed Manual
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
21 MPG
19 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
31 MPG
29 MPG
28 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 15 gal 17 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Power
125 hp @ 5,500 RPM
211 hp @ 5,800 RPM
211 hp @ 5,800 RPM
Torque
130 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
214 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
214 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
9.8:1
9.8:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
3,500 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
3.9 in x 3 in
--
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver -- 5 stars
Front Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Driver 3 stars 3 stars
Side Rear Passenger 3 stars 4 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) -- 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer Optional --
Cassette Player Optional --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 4 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.6 in 42.4 in
Back Legroom 33.2 in 35.8 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 14.5 cu ft 15.8 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 185 in 196.7 in
Width 69.6 in 72.9 in
Height 52.2 in 55.8 in
Wheelbase 106.4 in 110.5 in

Available Options

2002 Mercury Cougar
Hatchback FWD
2007 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
LS FWD

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