The XR-7 first appears in the pre-title sequence of On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, overtaking Bond’s Aston Martin on a precipitous coastal road. The stylish convertible driven by 007’s fiancée Tracy has a prominent role in the sixth Bond film.
Racing down the dusty coastal roads of Portugal or chasing along the icy passes of Switzerland, the Mercury Cougar effortlessly looks the part. And with a Ford big block engine under the bonnet, this pony car certainly has the horsepower to escape its SPECTRE pursuers. Fittingly, Tracy drives the convertible version – brand new in 1969 – showing off the leather bucket seats. The Cougar was all about style, performance and comfort.
The model car comes with a magazine packed with features, facts and stunning imagery about the Car. Learn all about the car, the star George Lazenby, the locations, the stunts and other behind-the-scenes secrets in this extraordinary guide to the world of the James Bond movies.