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MERCURY Mariner Series/Models Timeline, Specifications and Pictures

Generations: 3
First production year: 2004
Engines: Hybrid, Gasoline
Body style: SUV (Sports Utility Vehicle)
 

2008 - 2011

Launched in 2005 on the same platform with the Ford Escape and Mazda Tribute, the Mariner was marketed as a premium product in the compact SUV segment. The 2008 facelift was well-deserved by the Mariner since it survived well over the world economic crisis. Its relatively affordable price for a premium SUV, combined with a big, roomy, interior attracted more customers. And, along with the fac...

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hybrid engines:

  MERCURY Mariner 2.5 Hybrid CVT (247 HP)

gasoline engines:

  MERCURY Mariner 2.5L 5MT FWD (171 HP)

  MERCURY Mariner 2.5L 6AT AWD (171 HP)

  MERCURY Mariner 2.5L 6AT FWD (171 HP)

  MERCURY Mariner 3.0L V6 6AT AWD (240 HP)

  MERCURY Mariner 3.0L V6 6AT FWD (240 HP)

2007 - 2008

Launched in 2005 on the same platform with the Ford Escape and Mazda Tribute, the Mariner was marketed as a premium product in the compact SUV segment. A year later, it was enhanced with a small facelift as a 2007 model. The Mariner featured more amenities than its Ford and Mazda siblings. Since it was considered as a premium brand, some of its options were not offered for the other two vehic...

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gasoline engines:

  MERCURY Mariner 2.3L 16V 4AT (155 HP)

  MERCURY Mariner 3.0L V6 4AT (202 HP)

2004 - 2007

The luxurious brother of the Ford Escape was the Mercury Mariner. It was built on the same platform as Mazda Tribute. The compact SUV was positioned as a premium vehicle, despite its underpinnings with the Escape. But unlike its blue-oval brother, the Mariner featured a more stylish appearance and it was fitted with better features. On the outside, the chromed grille with vertical slats be...

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