(4.3) 4 reviews
Body Style: Wagon
Combined MPG: 20
Engine: 151-hp, 3.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
1997 Mercury Villager


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It was time for the pilgrimage, the mandatory trip to the American Mecca: Disneyland. Fortunately, in order to reach Mecca, we were not required to cross trackless deserts on caravaning camels, just a big hunk of Southern California by solitary minivan. This kind of long-distance duty is what minivans are best at, and the Mercury Villager we used for our trek made short, comfortable wo... Read full review for the 1997 Mercury Villager

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1997 Mercury Villager

by johnie from Gaithersburg, Maryland on October 26, 2011

I am a corvette owner. Corvettes are not wionter cars. I needed a car for the winter season, so I purchased a 1997 Mercury Villager GS. This minivan is fun to drive. It feels like driving a car. It's ... Read Full Review

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