Ford Cougar Spitfire Is 12 Kinds of Awesome

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Created for a Royal Air Force charity event, this Ford Cougar might be the only reason to ever own a Ford Cougar.

We got the Cougar here for a short time, too, badged as it always was for Mercury dealers. It’s a 2.0-liter four-cylinder, four-seat sports car that came straight from Ford Europe in the late 1990s and early 2000s. ¬†This one was customized for a RAF charity event last year, and it’s currently up on¬†


The listing suggests — in all caps, so you know it’s important — “THERES ONLY 1 IN THE WORLD”.



The prop spins thanks to its own motor, and the car is registered in the UK through August 2015.


In case you’re interested in a joyride, the ad specifically states “NO TEST PILOTS.”


Craig Fitzgerald

Craig Fitzgerald

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