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Mercury Mariner

4-door SUV

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Moderate overlap front

Overall evaluation
G
Structure and safety cage
G
Injury measures
Head/neck
G
Chest
G
Leg/foot, left
G
Leg/foot, right
A
Restraints and dummy kinematics
G

G
Side

Overall evaluation
G
Structure and safety cage
A
Driver injury measures
Head/neck
G
Torso
G
Pelvis/leg
A
Head protection
G
Rear passenger injury measures
Head/neck
G
Torso
G
Pelvis/leg
G
Head protection
G

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Roof strength

Overall evaluation
M
Curb weight 3,476 lbs
Peak force 8,865 lbs
Strength-to-weight ratio 2.55
Tested vehicle
Rating does not apply to the hybrid (gas-electric) versions of these models. Rating of the hybrid versions is Poor.
2009 Ford Escape XLT 4-door 2wd

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Head restraints & seats
Manual - power cloth seats

Overall evaluation
G
Dynamic rating
G
Seat/head restraint geometry
G

Other safety features

  • Side airbags: front and rear head curtain airbags and front seat-mounted torso airbags (standard beginning with 2008 models, optional in 2005-07 models manufactured after August 2004)
  • Rollover sensor: designed to deploy the side curtain airbags, if equipped, in the event of an impending rollover
  • Electronic stability control; includes roll stability control to minimize the possibility of rollover (beginning with 2008 models)
  • Antilock brakes
  • Daytime running lights (optional on fleet vehicles only)