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2008 Lexus RX 400h

2009 Mercury Mariner

  2008 Lexus RX 400h FWD 4-door Hybrid Rear Exterior View 2009 Mercury Mariner
MSRP
$42,080
$22,650
Invoice $37,870 $21,082
MPG
City/Highway
26/24 17/31
Rating
8.0
/ 10
TCC Rating
7.4
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line With the carbon footprint of a small car and all the comforts and technologies of a luxury SUV, the 2008 Lexus RX 400h is a green family’s dream. Read Full Review The 2009 Mercury Mariner is an attractive and capable compact SUV, now with vastly improved performance. Read Full Review
Likes &
Dislikes

Likes:

  • Perky performance from the hybrid powertrain
  • Very frugal for stop-and-go driving
  • Good ride quality
  • Extensive safety features

Dislikes:

  • Highway fuel economy is unimpressive
  • Almost indistinguishable from the regular RX 350

Likes:

  • Six-speed automatic transmission
  • Improved mileage and power
  • complete safety package
  • Cutting-edge infotainment

Dislikes:

  • Rear-seat comfort
  • Complex process for folding rear seat
  • Not as refined as some competitors
Crash Test Ratings
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