Your car comparison

Here's how the 2009 Buick Lucerne and the 2009 Mercury Grand Marquis measure up.
4dr Sdn CX
$29,265
Starting MSRP
$29,125
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 4-door -
Seats
6 6 -
Engine

227.0-hp, 3.9-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Flex Fuel Capability)

219.0-hp, 3.9-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

224.0-hp, 4.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine(Flex Fuel Capability)

-
Combined MPG
21 19 -
Size
203.2" length, 58.0" height 211.1" length, 58.3" height -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

-

Interior color

Interior color

Cocoa / Cashmere

Titanium

Cream

Light camel

-

Transmissions

Transmissions

A/T

4-Speed A/T

A/T

4-Speed A/T

-

Vehicle

EPA Classification
Large Car Large -

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material
N/A Steel -
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -
Rear Wheel Size
17 x 7 in 17 x -TBD- in -
Front Wheel Size
17 x 7 in 17 x -TBD- in -
Spare Wheel Size
Compact in Compact in -
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
N/A 135 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A 650 -

Engine

Displacement
3.9L/237 4.6L/281 -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
237 @ 3200 275 @ 4000 -
Engine Type
Gas V6 FlexFuel Gas/Ethanol V8 -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
227 @ 5700 224 @ 4800 -

Mileage

EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - City
314.50 mi 304.00 mi -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
21 MPG 19 MPG -
Cruising Range - Hwy
481.00 mi 456.00 mi -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
17 MPG 16 MPG -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
26 MPG 24 MPG -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front
Independent Independent -
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Air suspension -

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.5 x 0.47 in 11.6 x -TBD- in -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.9 x 1.18 in 12.0 x -TBD- in -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -
Brake Type
Pwr Power -

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
18.5 gal 19.0 gal -

Steering

Steering Type
Pwr rack & pinion Variable Assist Pwr Rack & Pinion -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.8 N/A -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.1 16.4 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
42.2 ft 40.3 ft -

Tires

Rear Tire Size
P235/55R17 P225/60TR17 -
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact -
Front Tire Size
P235/55R17 P225/60TR17 -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1000 lbs 1500 lbs -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
100 lbs 150 lbs -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
150 lbs - -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1000 lbs - -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3764 lbs 4117 lbs -

Dimensions

Second Head Room
37.6 in 37.8 in -
Front Leg Room
42.5 in 41.6 in -
Front Hip Room
56.7 in 57.4 in -
Passenger Capacity
5 6 -
Trunk Volume
17.0 ft³ 20.6 ft³ -
Passenger Volume
108 ft³ 107.5 ft³ -
Length, Overall
203.2 in 211.1 in -
Track Width, Front
63.0 in 63.4 in -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
73.8 in 78.3 in -
Min Ground Clearance
N/A N/A -
Front Head Room
39.5 in 39.5 in -
Height, Overall
58.0 in 58.3 in -
Second Leg Room
41.0 in 38.0 in -
Second Shoulder Room
57.0 in 60.0 in -
Track Width, Rear
62.5 in 65.6 in -
Second Hip Room
57.0 in 56.1 in -
Front Shoulder Room
58.0 in 60.6 in -
Wheelbase
115.6 in 114.6 in -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -

Edit car