Not terible mpgs but most cars do have better mpgs for being that new as well. What I loved most was the comfort and roominess of the car. The inside is roomy and there is plenty of space in the trunk. At that time I commuted a 45 minute drive to work. Owners may contact Bosch customer service at 1-888-715-3616. Now that the sedan is on its way out, it's tough to recommend at any price. The mpg is average at best getting 21 mpg on the highway and 19 in the city, and the speakers leave much to be desired.
It offers a 6-speed automatic overdrive transmission. We even went 10,000 miles over on our oil change and it still runs great! The 2010 Ford Taurus was the winner of the first-ever Edmunds. I will say though, at least with mine, there is no slow take off. Now, however, as it approaches the end of its life cycle, the Taurus' glory days are long past. Get back to me and we can go from there. The design is fairly basic, yet beautiful, but not to the point people would want to steal it. From 1996-1999, the third generation was produced and the Taurus was completely redesigned; it got a new oval shape, which was controversial with critics.
The car idles high and when I take my foot off the brake it is ready to go. Shorter wheelbase delivers a greater maneuverability which is handy while drifting around the city with its curvy and narrow streets. Front-wheel drive is standard and all-wheel drive is optional. It's being succeeded by the larger Ford Five Hundred and, beginning in fall 2005, by the somewhat smaller Ford Fusion sedan, as well. Be warned about these because everyone I knew with this model taurus ended up replacing the transmission and other parts. This doesn't cost anything additional. Also, I have experienced my gas pedal sticking two times, but I just pressed on it again, and it was fine.
Fuel economy is an estimated 18 mpg city and 28 mpg highway. Here is a pic to help with that. The engine is a 3. The panels on the body, minus the doors, were redesigned. It was a hugely important vehicle that brought many new inventions and features to the marketplace. The interior of the 2011 Ford Taurus has many innovative interior features.
The car is well suited for highway travel and slightly less for stop and go city travel as the mileage for this decreases quite a lot from the highway mileage. Ford let down on the interior. Mercury no longer offers its related Sable sedan but has instead turned to the new Milan model. It has power windows auto driver side , optional moonroof, very very roomy, and a great interior design in my opinion. Ok first off I would open the hood and on the right side is where your cabin air filter is. It gets decent gas foreign cars do get a little better , but it makes up with it's performance.
Finally, the six generation, in 2010, had a host of new features like all-wheel drive, adaptive cruise control, blind-spot monitoring, and collision warning. From 1996-1999, the third generation was produced and the Taurus was completely redesigned; it got a new oval shape, which was controversial with critics. The brake pad shim may shift out of position causing the shim to contact the brake disc resulting in damage to the disc. The 2011 model offers ice blue lighting, which not only looks cool, but also makes everything easy to read at night. Exterior Aerodynamic teardrop-shaped headlights and large taillights are the major styling cues on the four-door Taurus sedan, which rides on a 108. It has been produced continuously for two decades, making it the fourth oldest Ford model that is still available. These basic exterior dimensions also cross our mind when we have concerns about parking space in the yard.
They stop fine, but feel is totally wooden. Ambient lighting is available in seven colors and five dimmer levels. Exterior Aerodynamic teardrop-shaped headlights and large taillights are the major styling cues on the four-door Taurus sedan, which rides on a 108. The fifth generation from 2008 to 2009 got a power upgrade. I owned an 87 Taurus which I loved, very reliable too.
The fifth generation from 2008 to 2009 got a power upgrade. Tall drivers certainly need to carefully check out car interior dimensions to derive pleasure from driving a 2006 Ford Taurus, as lack of head room leads to unnatural positioning in the seat. The brakes are not overly sensitive which is nice, because I hate it when I barely tap the brakes in someone else's car and it acts like I slammed them. Interior space is ample, but large roof pillars impair visibility. Fuel economy is an estimated 18 mpg city and 28 mpg highway.