I4 22 mpg city / 26 mpg highway
V6 18 mpg
city/ 23 mpg highway
What does Edmunds.com Say?
“A perennial best-seller among older
folks who appreciate its large size and
reasonable price, the Grand Marquis offers
a Lincoln Town Car experience for under
The Pros and Cons from Edmunds.com
Spacious interior, comfortable ride, good
crash test scores.
Large size makes it difficult to park and
maneuver, some low-grade interior materials.
Like most Mercuries, the Grand Marquis
scores well in National Highway Traffic
Safety Administration crash tests; it earned
a perfect five stars in frontal impact testing
and four stars in side-impact testing.
With a crash-severity sensor, safety belt
pre-tensioners, dual-stage airbags and seat-position
sensors, the Grand Marquis protects occupants
like few smaller cars can. Four-wheel antilock
disc brakes are standard on every Grand
Marquis, and traction control is standard
on all cars except the base GS. Side airbags
for front occupants are optional.