Research 2002 Mercury Cougar specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

3dr Coupe I4


Brake Type Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.0 x 1.5
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.25 x 0.94
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.5

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 7.0


Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 590
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105


SAE Net Torque @ RPM 130 @ 4000
Engine Type Gas I4
Engine Order Code
Displacement 2.0L/121
Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 125 @ 5500

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Front (in) 59.3
Length, Overall (in) 185.0
Height, Overall (in) 52.2
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.6
Wheelbase (in) 106.4
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) 4.3
Track Width, Rear (in) 58.7

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 15.5

Interior Dimensions

Second Hip Room (in) 46.1
Passenger Capacity 4
Passenger Volume (ft³) 84.2
Front Head Room (in) 37.8
Front Leg Room (in) 42.6
Front Shoulder Room (in) 53.9
Front Hip Room (in) 51.2
Second Head Room (in) 34.7
Second Leg Room (in) 33.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 51.3


EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 23
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 34


Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 15.5
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.62
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 37.0


Body Style 3 Door Coupe
Vehicle Name Mercury Cougar
Vehicle Name Mercury Cougar


Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.63
Suspension Type - Rear Indep Quadralink
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32


Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code N/A
Front Tire Size P205/60R15
Rear Tire Size P205/60R15
Spare Tire Size T125/90R15
Rear Tire Order Code N/A


Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000


Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.42
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.46
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.82
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.14


EPA Classification Compact

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 2861


Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Chrome
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Chrome
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) 15 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Material Steel

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