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The 2005 Mercury Montego is an all-new mid-size sedan designed to offer roomy accommodations for five passengers and a smooth,...

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Luxury Sedan

General Pricing

Resale Value $24,365.00 $24,165.00 $24,695.00
Destination $675.00 $675.00 $575.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 3.0L V6 3.0L V6 2.5L H4
Horsepower 203 @ 5750 RPM 203 @ 5750 RPM 168 @ 5600 RPM
Torque 207 @ 4500 RPM 207 @ 4500 RPM 166 @ 4000 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 2967 2967 2457
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.5 X 3.1 3.5 X 3.1 3.9 X 3.1
Compression Ratio 10:1 10:1 10:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) N/A 21 23
Highway (mpg) N/A 29 30

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 3679.5 3664.1 3265.0
Wheelbase (in.) 112.9 112.9 105.1
Length (in.) 200.4 200.7 186.2
Width (in.) 74.5 74.5 68.1
Height (in.) 61.5 61.5 56.1
Track Front (in.) 64.6 64.6 58.9
Track Rear (in.) 65.0 65.0 58.5
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 5
Front Headroom (in.) 39.4 39.4 37.5
Rear Headroom (in.) 38.7 38.7 36.5
Front Legroom (in.) 41.3 41.3 44.1
Rear Legroom (in.) 41.3 41.3 33.9
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 57.8 57.8 54.4
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 57.6 57.6 53.7
Front Hip Room (in.) 53.7 53.7 51.0
Rear Hip Room (in.) 53.7 53.7 52.6

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 107.1 107.5 93.1

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension multi-link multi-link multi-link
Tires 215/60R17 215/60R17 205/55R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive 4x4 wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) N/A Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes N/A N/A
CD Changer N/A Yes Yes
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag N/A N/A Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat Yes Yes Yes

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A Std.

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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