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2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$30,535
2011 Buick Lucerne
CX FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$10,635
16 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

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...

2011 Buick Lucerne
CX FWD
Eric Tallberg Review:

The 2011 Buick Lucerne is an okay full-size sedan, but remains far fro...

The Good: A quiet and plush ride, plenty of passenger room and trunk space, user...

The Bad: Lackluster styling, tepid powerplants, a lazy brake pedal, poor fuel e...

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

2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD
No User Reviews
2011 Buick Lucerne
CX FWD
30
GuruV92VC writes:
im just a buick kinda guy,for overall looks handling and price!
Looks/Style Ranked 2011 Lincoln Town Car worse.
"thats just my eye,dont get me wrong Lincoln makes beautiful cars as does Cadillac,but for overall features styling and PRICE I LEAN TOWARDS BUICK!"
Family Car Ranked 2011 Lincoln Town Car worse.
"as a family car Lincoln is more roomy!"
85
OldMan700 writes:
Lucerne is a Great Value with fantastic quality, ride, handling, performance, gas mileage (28mpg/19mpg), cargo...
Looks/Style Ranked 2011 Buick LaCrosse CX FWD worse.
" It’s great styling and elegance sure looks great when you see it on the road or parked!"
Back Seats Ranked 2011 Buick LaCrosse CX FWD worse.
"The Lucerne has a large and roomy back seat area with great leg, head and hip room with nice appointments of lights, heat and air conditioning, speakers and an opening to the trunk for long items!"
165
Paul_W1 2011 Buick Lucerne CX FWDReview:

Liked My Lesabre Better — It's an uninspiring boat, a bulky, lumbering, gas guzzling monster, with a grille that looks like a ...

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Specs

2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD
2011 Buick Lucerne
CX FWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
27 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 20.5 gal 18 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Power
263 hp @ 6,250 RPM
227 hp @ 5,700 RPM
Torque
249 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
237 lb-ft @ 3,200 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.3:1
9.8:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
3,900 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.6 in x 3.4 in
3.9 in x 3.31 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Optional
Passenger Airbag Standard Optional
Front Side Airbags Standard Optional
Rear Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 5 stars --
Front Passenger 5 stars --
Side Driver 5 stars --
Side Rear Passenger 5 stars --
Rollover (pre-2011) 4 stars --
Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 2 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 1 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 2 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 2 stars
Rollover -- 1 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional --
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player Standard Optional
CD Changer Standard --
Radio Standard Optional
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Driver Power Seats Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats Standard Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 6 seats
Front Legroom 41.3 in 42.5 in
Back Legroom 41.2 in 41.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 21.2 cu ft 17 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 202.1 in 203.2 in
Width 82.9 in 73.8 in
Height 61.5 in 58 in
Wheelbase 112.9 in 115.6 in

Available Options

2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD
2011 Buick Lucerne
CX FWD

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