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2009 Mercury Sable Premier Sedan AWD
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2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$30,535
2008 Pontiac Grand Prix
Base
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$5,329
58 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...

2008 Pontiac Grand Prix
Base

The Pontiac Grand Prix backpedals a bit for 2008, which will be its last year in production. A GT version with a 260-horsepower supercharged V6 engine, available the previous few years...

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

2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD
No User Reviews
2008 Pontiac Grand Prix
Base
GuruSCZNX writes:
Really good appearance, not great. V6 has good performance, not really good. Good condition gxps are hard to f...
Front Seats Ranked 1998 Ford Taurus worse.
"Sportier bucket seats versus bench like seats for the Taurus."
Family Car Ranked 1998 Ford Taurus worse.
"A family type car that doesnt make feel like your in an old mans car..."
GuruYNCG9 writes:
Best ride in a car that I have experienced.
25
Stephon writes:
Beside some electrical issue some idiot had before me im content right now

Specs

2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD
2008 Pontiac Grand Prix
Base
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
--
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
--
Fuel Tank Volume 20.5 gal 17 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
263 hp @ 6,250 RPM
200 hp @ 5,200 RPM
Torque
249 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
230 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.3:1
9.4:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
3,800 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.6 in x 3.4 in
3.8 in x 3.4 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Rear Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Passenger 5 stars 4 stars
Side Driver 5 stars 3 stars
Side Rear Passenger 5 stars 3 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) 4 stars 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional Optional
Leather Seats Standard Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer Standard Optional
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 41.3 in 42.2 in
Back Legroom 41.2 in 36.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 21.2 cu ft 16 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 198.3 in
Width 82.9 in 71.6 in
Height 61.5 in 55.9 in
Wheelbase 112.9 in 110.5 in

Available Options

2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD
2008 Pontiac Grand Prix
Base

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