I've had my 2010 awd mariner hybrid for a few weeks now and am very impressed with its drivability. I did not expect the electronic boost of the engine under hard acceleration. It gives the feel of a V6 out of a 4. Interior room and quality is great, very classy design.
The hybrid electronic boost to acceleration. I can see where that would save gas as you are not going into passing gear, etc.
Only problem I had with the vehicle was an electrical switch that did not work properly, but Ford fixed it. I am a tall person, would be nice to have a two door version with larger front doors, seems like I hit the pilar on the way in. at least my gas pedal doesn't stick like toyotas, that would be bad!
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