These sleds combined aluminum tunnels with Canadian Curtiss Wright (CCW) engines. Retrieved 2009-06-06. See boxes «Gas Engine Specifications (Hybrid Model)» and «Electric Motor Specifications (Hybrid Model)» ^ «Most reliable cars». Autos. Performance parts Cougars run the gamut from luxurious GTs capable of covering ground in rapid comfort to barely street-legal hairy-chested racers.
Mercury was renowned in the 1970s as one of the best racing and performance snowmobile manufacturers, as well as an industry leader in marine engine production. Mercury also makes the MerCruiser line of sterndrives (inboard/outboard drives) and inboard motors. Sharp-edged fender tops looped through the upturned bumper edges and chrome-trimmed wheel arches, making a continuous character line that accented the contoured body sides. Caused me a lot of confusion as they wanted serial number and or order number but would recognize neither.
The original recirculating-ball steering was available in quick-ratio manual or power form, but a swap to a modern power rack-and-pinion unit pays big dividends in feel and response. The optional 11.3-inch discs from 1967 were clamped by four-piston fixed calipers, while those from 1968 used single-piston calipers. After the record setting run was completed, the motors were torn down and inspected for wear. For 1958, an enlarged version of this engine was introduced.