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SPECIFICATIONS & FEATURES
TRIM
MSRP
Ford Taurus Sedan SE $25,555
Ford Taurus Sedan SEL $27,755
Ford Taurus Sedan SEL AWD $29,605
Ford Taurus Sedan Limited $32,155
Ford Taurus Sedan Limited AWD $34,005
Ford Taurus Sedan SHO AWD $38,155
ENGINE
Type:
3,496cc V6
Valvetrain: DOHC 4-valves/cyl.; variable valve timing (VVT)
Power [hp at rpm]: 263 at 6,250
Torque [lb-ft at rpm]: 249 at 4,500
Bore & Stroke [mm]: 92.5 x 86.7
Compression Ratio: 10.3:1
Redline: 6,700
Mileage City / Hwy [mpg]: 18 / 28
 
TRANSMISSION
Type:
6-speed automatic
Ratios: 4.84, 2.87, 1.84, 1.41, 1.00, 0.74
Final Drive: 2.77; 3.16
 
LAYOUT
Engine position:
Front-engine
Driveline:
Front-wheel-drive
 
SUSPENSION
Front:
MacPherson struts; coil springs, anti-roll bar
Rear:
Multi-link; coil springs, anti-roll bar
 
BRAKES
Front:
power-assisted vented discs
Rear:
power-assisted discs
 
WEIGHT & CAPACITIES
Curb weight [lbs]:
4,015
Max. towing capacity [lbs]: 1,000
Fuel Capacity [gal.]: 19.0
 
STEERING
Type:
Rack & Pinion; power-assist
Turning Circle [ft.]
39.7
 
STANDARD TECHNICAL FEATURES
  • Halogen headlights
  • P255/45 VR19 all-season performance tires
  • Rear parking assist
  • Security system
  • Spare wheel
  • Theft-deterrent system
  • Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS)
  • Ultra low emission vehicle (ULEV II)
EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Length [in.]:
202.9
Width [in.]:
76.2
Height [in.]:
60.7
Wheelbase [in.]: 112.9
Front Track [in.]: 65.3
Rear Track [in.]: 65.5
 
STANDARD EXTERIOR FEATURES
  • 4 doors
  • Body color front and rear bumper, door handles
  • Chrome exhaust tip and grille
  • Power remote, heated and folding left door mirror
  • Power remote, heated and folding right door mirror
  • Variable intermittent wipers
INTERIOR DIMENSIONS
Pass. Vol. [cu-ft]:
102.2
Seating Capacity:
5
 
Front Headroom [in.]:
39.0
Rear Headroom [in.]: 37.8
 
Front Legroom [in.]:
41.9
Rear Legroom [in.]: 38.1
 
Front Shoulderroom [in.]:
57.9
Rear Shoulderroom [in.]: 56.9
 
Front Hiproom [in.]:
56.3
Rear Hiproom [in.]: 55.8
 
Cargo Cap. [cu-ft]:
20.1
 
STANDARD INTERIOR FEATURES
  • 3 12V power outlets
  • 8-way power driver bucket seat with lumbar support and memory
  • 8-way power front passenger bucket seat with lumbar support
  • AM/FM radio with seek/scan, amplifier, RDS, digital signal processor, MP3 capability, voice activation, 6-disc in-dash CD-changer and 7 speakers
  • Auto-dimming rear-view mirror
  • Auto-locking doors
  • Cargo area carpeting, light and net
  • Carpeted front and rear floor mats
  • Clock
  • Compass
  • Cruise control
  • Cupholders in front and rear
  • Door bins in front and rear
  • Driver footrest
  • Dual-zone automatic air conditioning
  • External temperature display
  • Floor carpeting
  • Front seat center console with armrest and storage
  • Full cloth headliner
  • Illuminated entry
  • Illuminated visor vanity mirrors in front
  • Internet access
  • Keyfob remote keyless entry
  • LCD monitor in front
  • Leather seat-upholstery
  • Leather steering-wheel and shift knob
  • Lockable glove box
  • Overhead console with storage
  • Power windows; with one-touch open in front
  • Reading lights in front and rear
  • Rear 60/40 split folding bench seat
  • Rear seat center armrest
  • Rear window defogger
  • Remote trunk release
  • Remote window control
  • SIRIUS satellite radio
  • Speed-sensitive volume
  • Steering-wheel mounted audio controls
  • Tachometer
  • Tilting and telescoping steering-wheel
  • Tinted windows
  • Trip computer
  • Universal garage-door opener
  • Variable instrument panel lighting
  • Vehicle information system
  • Wireless phone connectivity
STANDARD SAFETY FEATURES
  • 3-point rear seat belts in all positions
  • Airbags in front with occupancy sensor on passenger side
  • Anti-lock brakes (ABS)
  • Brake assist
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Front adjustable head restraints
  • Height-adjustable front seatbelts with pretensioners
  • Rear head restraints
  • Side-curtain airbags in front and rear
  • Side-impact airbags in front
  • Side-impact bars
  • Traction control
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