NCAP 5-Star Crash Test/Rollover Ratings

2008 Mariner 4-DR. w/SAB (Early release)

Front Driver
***
Front Passenger
*****
Side Driver
*****
Side Passenger
*****
Rollover
***

2008 Mariner 4-DR. w/SAB (Later release)

Front Driver
****
Front Passenger
*****
Side Driver
*****
Side Passenger
*****
Rollover
***

2008 Mariner Hybrid 4-DR. w/SAB (Early release)

Front Driver
***
Front Passenger
*****
Side Driver
*****
Side Passenger
*****
Rollover
***

2008 Mariner Hybrid 4-DR. w/SAB (Later release)

Front Driver
****
Front Passenger
*****
Side Driver
*****
Side Passenger
*****
Rollover
***

1 Frontal crash test results are valid for model year 2008 vehicles produced before June 6, 2007

2 Frontal crash test results are valid for model year 2008 vehicles produced on and after June 6, 2007

IIHS Crash Test & Rollover Safety Ratings

Good Acceptable Marginal Poor

2008 Mercury Mariner 4-door SUV

Moderate Overlap
A Overall
A Structure
A Head/Neck Injury
G Chest Injury
A Left Leg Injury
P Right Leg Injury
G Restraints
Full IIHS Moderate Overlap Crash Test report »
Small Overlap (Driver)
Not tested.
Small Overlap (Passenger)
Not tested.
Side Rating
G Overall
A Structure
Driver
G Head Protection
G Head/Neck Injury
G Torso Injury
A Pelvis/Legs Injury
Rear Passenger
G Head Protection
G Head/Neck Injury
G Torso Injury
G Pelvis/Legs Injury
Full IIHS Side Impact Crash Test report »
Rear Rating1
A Overall
G Geometry
A Dynamic
Full IIHS Rear Impact Crash Test report »
Rollover Rating2
M Overall
Full IIHS Rollover Safety report »

1 — All seats.

2 — Weight of 2009 Escape Hybrid = 3,902 lbs. Peak force for tested 2009 Escape (conventional gas engine) was 8,865 lbs. SWR for Hybrid = 2.27.

Ratings only apply to the model and body or seat type tested. The date of manufacture and optional safety equipment can affect results. For full details see www.iihs.org.