Hot Wheels Wiki
Advertisement
Hot Wheels Wiki
1968 Mercury Cougar
Debut Series First Editions
Produced 2002 - Present
Designer Phil Riehlman
Number 52935
Maryland 68 Cougar.jpg



Description

The '68 Cougar was a Hot Wheels casting was based on the 1968 Custom Cougar (1968). The Cougar first debuted in the 1968 Basic Car line as one of the Original 16; it returned to the line-up in the 2002 First Editions. For the racing casting, see '68 Mercury Cougar (2014).

Versions

The 1968 Mercury Cougar has come out in the following 1/64 scale versions:

Col # Year Series Color Tampo Base Color / Type Window Color Interior Color Wheel Type Toy # Country Notes / Variations Photo
029
/
240
2002 First Editions
17/42
Green Gloss Black Roof Chrome
/
Plastic
Tinted Black 5SP 52935 Malaysia 68cougarfe.jpg
029
/
240
2002 First Editions
17/42
Green Flat Black Roof Chrome
/
Plastic
Tinted Black 5SP Malaysia 68Cougar First GreenFlat.JPG
215
/
240
2002 Mainline Metalflake Ice Blue Black roof with, Black Hot Wheels logo on rear quarter panel Chrome
/
Plastic
Clear Black 5SP Malaysia 68cougar.jpg
029 2002 2001 HWC apology car Metalflake Green Red, White, & Black HW Collectors.com on sides Chrome
/
Plastic
Gray Tinted Black RL5SP Malaysia 68-cougar-apology-hwc-2002.jpg
004
/
220
2003 Treasure Hunt
4/12
Black Gold & Silver Flames on Sides & Hood, TH Logo on Hood Chrome
/
Plastic
Yellow Tinted Black CDDRR 57003 Malaysia 57003-2.jpg
004
/
220
2003 Treasure Hunt
4/12
Black Gold & Silver Flames on Sides & Hood, TH Logo on Hood Chrome
/
Plastic
Yellow Tinted Black WLCDDRR 57003 Malaysia Error or Extremely Rare Variation? Cougar.jpg
072
/
220
2003 HW Anime
3/5
Dark Orange Red White, Red & Black Anime Gold
/
Plastic
Blue White Gold 5DOT 57209 Malaysia 68cougar.orange.jpg
2003 17th Annual Hot Wheels Collectors Convention
5/5
Metallic Red Flat Black roof, Gray, Silver, & Black flames, convention logo on roof Metal Tinted Black Red line RR5SP B9889 Malaysia 17th Collectors Convention '68 Cougar close.jpg
139
/
212
2004 Tag Rides
2/5
Metalflake Copper Green & Yellow graphics on sides with Green & White logo with graphic on roof Black
/
Plastic
Light Blue Black 5SP B3860 Thailand 1968CougarTagRides.jpg
139
/
212
2004 Tag Rides 2/5 Metalflake Copper Green & Yellow graphics on sides with Green & White logo with graphic on roof Black
/
Plastic
Light Blue Black 3SP B3860 Thailand IMG 2077.jpg
5pk 2005 Muscle Mania 5-Pack Metalflake Maroon Salmon Pink Side panels with silver trim Chrome
/
Plastic
Tinted Black PR5 G6915 Thailand 68Cougar 05Muscle.JPG
2005 Classics 1
7/25
Spectraflame Red Black, Blue & Silver tribal design Unpainted
/
Metal
Tinted Black Red line 5SP H7072 Thailand 68Cougar Classic1 Red.JPG
2005 Classics 1
7/25
Spectraflame Pink Black, Blue & Silver tribal design Unpainted
/
Metal
Tinted Black Red line 5SP H7072 Thailand 68Cougar Classic1 Pink.JPG
2005 Classics 1
7/25
Spectraflame Green Black, Blue & Silver tribal design Unpainted
/
Metal
Tinted Black Red line 5SP H7072 Thailand 68Cougar Classic1 Green.JPG
2005 Classics 1
7/25
Chrome Black, Blue & Silver tribal design Unpainted
/
Metal
Tinted Black Redline 5SP H7072 Thailand 68Cougar Classic1 Chrome.JPG
2005 Classics 1
7/25
Spectraflame Blue Black, Blue & Silver tribal design Unpainted
/
Metal
Tinted Black Redline 5SP H7072 Thailand 68Cougar Classic1 Blue.JPG
2005 Classics 1
7/25
Spectraflame Aqua Black, Blue & Silver tribal design Unpainted
/
Metal
Tinted Black Redline 5SP H7072 Thailand 68-cougar-classics-aqua-2005.jpg
2005 Classics 1
7/25
Spectraflame Black Black, Blue & Silver tribal design Unpainted
/
Metal
Tinted Black Redline 5SP H7072 Thailand 68Cougar Classic1 Black.JPG
182
/
223
2006 Mainline Metalflake Dark Green Flat Black Roof Chrome
/
Plastic
Tinted Black 5SP J3478 Malaysia 68 Cougar -06 Mainline182.jpg
182
/
223
2006 Mainline Orange Flat Black roof Unpainted
/
Metal
Tinted Black 5SP J3478 68 Cougar -06 Mainline182 Orange.jpg
104
/
180
2007 Code Cars
20/24
Green Black flames on side Chrome
/
Plastic
Tinted Black 5SP L3010 Malaysia 68cougar.green.jpg
104
/
180
2007 Code Cars
20/24
Black Red flames on side Chrome
/
Plastic
Tinted Black 5SP L3010 Malaysia 68cougar.black.jpg
2007 40 Years of Hot Wheels Set Metaflake Gold Black Roof, with Silver "Hot Wheels" logo on rear quarter panel Chrome
/
Plastic
Light Blue tint Black 5SP M0543 Malaysia 40YRS68CougarLft.jpg
2008 Classics 4
5/15
Spectraflame Gold Black stripe on sides & hood Unpainted
/
Metal
Clear Black Redline 5SP M1862 Thailand 1968 Mercury Cogar Gold.JPG
2008 Classics 4
5/15
Spectraflame Pink Black stripe on sides & hood Unpainted
/
Metal
Clear Black Redline 5SP M1862 Thailand 68Cougar Classic4 Pink.JPG
2008 Classics 4
5/15
Spectraflame Green Black stripe on sides & hood Unpainted
/
Metal
Clear Black Redline 5SP M1862 Thailand 2008-green-classics-carded.jpg
2008 Classics 4
5/15
Spectraflame Blue Black stripe on sides & hood Unpainted
/
Metal
Clear White Red line 5SP M1862 Thailand 2008-blue-classics-carded.jpg
2009 Larry's Garage
13/20
Metalflake Green Black roof, Black stripe on hood & sides, Silver trim details Unpainted
/
Metal
Clear Black Red line LW5 N9057 Malaysia Base code(s): 68Cougar Larrys Green.JPG
13/20 2009 Larry's Garage
13/20
Metalflake Blue White roof, White stripes on hood & sides, Silver trim details Unpainted
/
Metal
Clear White White wall LW5 N9057 Malaysia 68cougar larrys blue.JPG
2009 Larry's Garage
13/20
Metalflake Pink Purple stripes on hood & sides, Silver trim details Unpainted
/
Metal
Clear Tan LW5 N9057 Malaysia 68Cougar Larrys Pink.JPG
2009 Larry's Garage 21-Car Set
13/21
Metalflake Black 68 Cougar - LG21Set.jpg
2009 Connect Cars
7/50
Metalflake Dark Red Black, Light Blue, Neon Yellow Tampos with Yellow "MARYLAND" on sides, & "7" on sides & hood Unpainted
/
Metal
Light Blue Black 5SP N4157 Malaysia Opening hood
Base code(s):
Maryland 68 Cougar.jpg
2010 Valentine's Day Metalflake Dark Red Flat Black roof, Black stripes on side Chrome
/
Plastic
Clear Black Red Rim, Black OH5 R7899 Malaysia Base code(s): 2010 '68 Cougar Valentines 1.jpg
2010 Valentine's Day 6-Pack Metalflake Silver Flat Black roof, Red stripes on side Chrome
/
Plastic
Red tint Black Red Rim, Black OH5 Malaysia Target exclusive
Base code(s):
68cougar vday silver.JPG
2010 HWC.com 9: Real Riders
4/6
Spectraflame Red Authentic light & trim details Chrome
/
Metal
Clear Black Redline RRMAG Thailand 1/5000
Base code(s):
68Cougar 10HWC.JPG
2011 Vintage Racing
2/30
Red Metalflake Silver roof, Dan Gurney Racing deco, "98" Unpainted
/
Metal
Clear Black Racing RR T8459 Thailand Base code(s): P1100787c 1000.jpg
135
/
244
2011 HW Performance
5/10
Red Black, White & Silver "Edelbrock" deco Chrome
/
Plastic
Tinted Black Red Chrome rim, Black OH5 T9842 Malaysia Base code(s): D22, D24 68Cougar Performance Red.JPG
135
/
244
2011 HW Performance
5/10
Yellow Black, White & Silver "Edelbrock" deco Chrome
/
Plastic
Tinted Black Chrome rim, Black OH5 V0056 Malaysia Kmart Exclusive
Base code(s): D25
Yellow Mercury Cougar.JPG
2011 HWs Garage: Ford
16/20
Silver White & Red stripes & Silver flames Unpainted
/
Metal
Tinted Gray Red line, Gray RR5SP T8323 Malaysia Opening hood
Base code(s):
68Cougar Garage.JPG
119
/
247
2012 Muscle Mania - Ford
9/10
Metalflake Blue Black & White stripes, "XR7" trim Chrome
/
Plastic
Clear Black MC5 V5422 Malaysia Date Code(s) D40, D43 2012 Muscle Mania-Ford 68 Mercury Cougar.jpg
119
/
247
2012 Muscle Mania - Ford
9/10
Metalflake Blue Black & White stripes, "XR7" Chrome
/
Plastic
Clear Black 5SP V5422 Malaysia Base code(s): D42, D49, D50 2012-MercuryCougar-Blue.jpg
119
/
247
2012 Muscle Mania - Ford
9/10
Metalflake Blue Silver & Black stripes, "XR-7", trim, lights, hood pins Chrome
/
Plastic
Clear Gray MC5 V5422 Malaysia Base code(s): D41 Image Not Available.jpg
119
/
247
2012 Muscle Mania - Ford
9/10
Metalflake Green Black & White stripes, "XR7" trim Chrome
/
Plastic
Clear Beige MC5 V5702 Malaysia Kmart Exclusive
Base code(s):
V5702mc5.jpg
119
/
247
2012 Muscle Mania - Ford
9/10
Orange Gray & Black stripes, "XR7" trim Chrome
/
Plastic
Clear Black Chrome rim, Black J5 V5597 Malaysia Base code(s): E02, E03, E04, E06, E11 2012-68MercuryCougar-Orange.jpg
2013 Cool Classics
25/30
Spectrafrost Green Green stripes Unpainted
/
Metal
Light Blue Green RSW Y9448 Thailand Base code(s): F42 '68 Cougar-2013 Cool Classics.jpg
2013 Multipacks Exclusive Metalflake Dark Red Silver & Black stripes, "XR-7" trim, hood pins Chrome
/
Plastic
Clear Silver MC5 52935 Malaysia Base code(s): E47 RedMercuryCougar9pack6.png
2014 Sweet Rides
5/6
Pearl White Red & Dark Red tampo, "cinnamon fire" Chrome Plastic Clear Black Black MC5 Red edge Malaysia Kroger Exclusive
Base code(s): F41
HW-2014-Sweet Rides 05-'68 Mercury Cougar.jpg
2015 Multipacks Exclusive Metalflake Purple Silver & Black stripes, "XR-7" trim, hood pins Chrome
/
Plastic
Clear Silver MC5 52935 Malaysia Base code(s): 68-cougar-2015-purple-multipack.jpg
2018 50th Anniversary Originals
1/5
Spectraflame Yellow 50th Anniversary Logo on door Unpainted
/
Metal
Tinted (Light Blue) Light Brown RL FTX84 Malaysia Opening Hood
Base code(s):  L02, L05
1968 COUGAR FTX84.jpg

Gallery

See also

'68 Mercury Cougar (2014)

'69 Mercury Cougar Eliminator

Custom Cougar (1968)

Nitty Gritty Kitty

Custom Cougar (2002)

External Links

Advertisement