1999 Mercury Sable vs. 2012 Peugeot 508

To start off, 2012 Peugeot 508 is newer by 13 year(s). Which means there will be less support and parts availability for 1999 Mercury Sable. In addition, the cost of maintenance, including insurance, on 1999 Mercury Sable would be higher. At 2,986 cc (6 cylinders), 1999 Mercury Sable is equipped with a bigger engine.

Both vehicles are front wheel drive (FWD). Which offers better traction when its slippery than rear wheel drive vehicles. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. 1999 Mercury Sable has automatic transmission and 2012 Peugeot 508 has manual transmission. 2012 Peugeot 508 will offer better control over acceleration and deceleration in addition to better fuel efficiency overall. 1999 Mercury Sable will be easier to drive especially in heavy traffic.

Compare all specifications:

1999 Mercury Sable 2012 Peugeot 508
Make Mercury Peugeot
Model Sable 508
Year Released 1999 2012
Body Type Sedan Sedan
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 2986 cc 2000 cc
Engine Cylinders 6 cylinders 4 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 0 HP 161 HP
Fuel Type Gasoline Diesel
Drive Type Front Front
Transmission Type Automatic Manual
Number of Seats 6 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 4 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Length 5100 mm 4792 mm
Vehicle Width 1860 mm 1853 mm
Vehicle Height 1420 mm 1456 mm
Wheelbase Size 2760 mm 2817 mm


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