The Mercury Cougar has been around for quite a while, earning its reputation as a cool Coupe with plenty of driving appeal. The 2001 Mercury Cougar lives up to this same reputation. It’s offered in 4-cylinder and V6 versions, in Base and S models. Under the hood, engines range from a 125 horsepower 2.0-liter to a 196 horsepower 2.5-liter, with luxury amenities that include air conditioning, cruise control, keyless entry, power controls, an adjustable steering wheel, a trip computer and AM/FM/CD audio. Safety features include front and side-body airbags and ABS brakes.