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2010 Mercury Mountaineer
AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$7,933
4 listings nationwide

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2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$30,535

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2010 Mercury Mountaineer
AWD
Eric Tallberg Preview:

Perhaps because the future of the Mercury brand is uncertain, the 2010 Mercury Mountaineer midsize SUV remains unchanged from ’09, when it underwent a marginal upgrade in styling, opti...

2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD

Ideal for families, the 2009 Sable won't win any drag races, attract a...

The Good: Plenty of room for family and friends, the security of a worry-free sa...

The Bad: Bland styling keeps the '09 Sable incognito on the road, while a noisy...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2010 Mercury Mountaineer
AWD
20
Michael writes:
Great for driving in City Traffic easy to park and carries almost as much cargo Yukon.With 105,000 on the spee...
Front Seats Ranked 2010 GMC Yukon Denali worse.
"The leather on the front seats was in much better shape and all the functions of the power seat worked"
Back Seats Ranked 2010 GMC Yukon Denali worse.
"Thee seats were a bit lighter and easier to lay down for cargo space."
5
Joshua writes:
Handling Ranked 2010 Buick Enclave CXL1 AWD worse.
"The Mountaineer has very little body roll for an suv, it feels like it hugs the road"
2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD
No User Reviews

Specs

2010 Mercury Mountaineer
AWD
2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
13 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
19 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 22.5 gal 20.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
210 hp @ 5,100 RPM
263 hp @ 6,250 RPM
Torque
254 lb-ft @ 3,700 RPM
249 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.7:1
10.3:1
Displacement
4,000 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.95 in x 3.32 in
3.6 in x 3.4 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Rear Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) 3 stars 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Optional
Leather Seats Optional Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 7 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 41.3 in
Back Legroom 36.9 in 41.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 45.1 cu ft 21.2 cu ft
Standard Payload 1,439 lbs --
Maximum Payload 1,439 lbs --
Standard Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 5,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 193.4 in 202.1 in
Width 84.8 in 82.9 in
Height 72.8 in 61.5 in
Wheelbase 113.7 in 112.9 in

Available Options

2010 Mercury Mountaineer
AWD
2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD

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