Cougar Club of America

Welcome . . . to the Sign of the Cat!

Est. 1980

The Cougar Club of America honors all years of the Mercury Cougar, Ford Motor Company’s luxury sports car produced from 1967 to 2002.

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Regardless of your location or the condition of your Cougar, please consider joining the Cougar Club of America.

The Cougar Club’s membership fulfillments are now being handled by Cornerstone Registration, Ltd. Cornerstone has been facilitating club membership requests for over 25 years.

Join CCOA, renew, or update your membership stats in real time. Click on the “Join” link in the top menu of any page.

New CCOA Store

We have a new CCOA Store! The old store is temporarily closed as we move the stock to a new location. We hope to have it open again soon. Please be patient.

Just in time for car show season!  The CCOA’s merchandising partner – A Frame Awards from Flint, Michigan – is ready for your summer car show needs.

If you are a CCOA member, you should have received an email with a discount promo code. Most items are made to order and there is a wide variety of things you can buy. There is something there for every Mercury Cougar lover.


Latest ATSOTC Magazine

(At the Sign of the Cat)


ATSOTC magazine is published quarterly as four issues per year. Each issue comes filled with articles focusing on preservation and restoration, news and information from local and worldwide Mercury Cougar clubs, and additional coverage of all things Cougar.

You can either obtain a copy of this award-winning magazine as a physical magazine you can hold in your hands or you can receive an electronic copy, depending on your level of membership.


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At the Sign of the Cat (ATSOTC) Article Submission


Cougar Artwork for Sale


We have a new page with information about Mercury Cougar artwork that is for sale by a multitude of artists. Click on the image below to check out all of the available artwork. Support your local artists and dress up your Man Cave, Garage, or Shop with some spectacular Cougar artwork.

CCOA Cougar Artwork Britt Madding
#10364 Mark Bellone 1968 Mercury Cougar 390 GT
#10501 Ron Davis 1979 Mercury Cougar XR-7
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Decode your 1967 – 2002 Mercury Cougar VIN

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Registered Members as of 10/29/2023



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Items of Interest


At the Sign of the Cat

At The Sign Of The Cat is the official publication of The Cougar Club of America. It has been in existence since the beginning of the CCOA in 1980. Several other names were considered for this publication, such as “Cat Tracks” and “Cat Tales” but those names were eventually used as section titles in later issues.

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Cougar Database

Cougar Database / Registry

The National Database is attempting to register any and all possible 1967-2002 Cougars, living or dead, concours or parts cars.

This database includes all Cougars… from concours restorations to project cars and those in junkyards and even those that have been parted out. This is not just a showcar registry! 

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Tech Library

Tech Library

The Tech Library is filled all kinds of information on classic Mercury Cougars. You can learn more here about Decodings, read some Technical Articles, check out Reference Douments, and learn about some unique Cougars.

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Cougar Club Store

Cougar Club Store

Are you a Cougar fanatic? If you are, you’ve come to the right place. We have all kinds of Cougar gear for sale in our store. We have Die Cast Cougars, Apparel, Books, Accessories, Cougar Club Membership & Cougar Items, Back Issues of At the Sign of the Cat (quarterly newsletter/magazine) , and Clearance Items.

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A Special Thanks to Our Regional Cougar Clubs

Arizona Cougar Club B&W
Cascade Cougar Club B&W
CATS Classic Cougar Club
Colorado Cougar Club B&W
Cougar Club NJ/PA B&W
Cougar Club of Germany
Cougar Club of New Mexico B&W
Cougar Club of San Diego logo B&W
Delmarva Cougar Club
Fordnutz Cougar Club
High Desert Cougar Club of Oregon
Lone Star Cougar Club
M60 Cougars B&W
Mercury-Cougars-of-Australia B&W
Mercury Cougar Club of New England B&W
Mercury Stray Cats
Mid America Classic Cougars
New York Classic Cougar Club
Northern California Cougar Club
Southeast Cougar Club
Southeast Texas Cougar Club
Southern California Cougar Club
Sunshine State Cougar Club
Tennessee Cougar Club
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Become a Member Today!

Click “Join” at the top of the page to join the Cougar Club of America today.