The Ford SVT Contour was produced from 1998 to 2000. The car did not take off but is considered iconic among Ford and sport compact enthusiast. The SVT Contour came with a 2.5L V6 that made around 200hp(depending on the year model) backed by a manual 5-speed gearbox. The SVT Contour had impressive performance numbers compared to others in its class during the time period. “The Smoking Tire” did a cool driving video of a 1999 SVT Contour and its owner!