- This Mountaineer featured a 4.6-liter, V8 engine with 24 valves and single overhead camshaft. It had a bore of 3.55 inches, a stroke of 3.54 inches and a compression ratio of 9.8 to 1. This engine was capable of producing 292 horsepower at 5,750 rpm and 300 foot-pounds of torque at 3,950 rpm.
Brakes and Suspension
- The Mountaineer had four disc brakes, two of which were ventilated, a four-wheel anti-lock brake system, electronic brake distribution and electronic traction control. It had independent wishbone front and rear suspensions with stabilizer bars and coil springs.
- The Mountaineer with a 4.6-liter engine had a wheelbase length of 113.7 inches. It was 193.4 inches long, 73.7 inches wide and 72.8 inches high. It had a curb weight of 4,725 lbs. and a gross weight of 6,180 lbs.
- This Mountaineer, with its 22.5-gallon fuel tank, earned an EPA-estimated fuel economy of 15 mpg in the city and 21 mpg on the highway. It had a standard towing capacity of 3,500 lbs. and a maximum towing capacity of 6,840 lbs.