Mercury
Tracer
1996
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1996 Mercury Tracer Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 1996 Mercury Tracer specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1996 Mercury Tracer warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$11,755
Invoice *
$10,981
Engine
1.9L I-4 88 HP 108.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,800 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
25.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
31.0 mpg
Engine
1.9L I-4 88 HP 108.0 ft.lbs. @ 3,800 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto w/OD
Battery
48 amp
Axle Ratio
3.62
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
11.9 gal.
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Front Tires
P175/65R14.0BSW
Front Seat Type
bucket
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
2-way
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
2-way
Rear Seats
60-40
Rear Child Seats
1
Seat Trim
cloth
Door Trim
cloth w/carpet lower
Sunroof
power
Vanity Mirrors
dual illuminated
Reading Lights
front
Floor Console
full
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Radio
AM/FM stereo / premium AM/FM stereo
CD
single
Cruise Control
cruise control
Door Locks
power
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
power
Tachometer
tachometer
Water Temp Gauge
engine temperature gauge
Steering Wheel Material
leather
Front Windows
power
Rear Windows
power
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Rear Defroster
rear defroster
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Door Count
4 doors
Exterior Length
170.9 "
Exterior Width
66.7 "
Exterior Height
52.7 "
Wheelbase
98 "
Curb Weight
2,409 lbs.
Rear Spoiler
lip
Bodyside Moldings
black
Exterior Mirrors
dual power remote

Safety Ratings

Below is the 1996 Mercury Tracer safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Safety section.

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