Ford has paid attention to the fact that large sedans are still a hit – as a result; Ford is ready to present all new 2017 Ford Taurus. This spaciously designed sedan will cater to entrepreneurs and a huge class of business people. Modern technologies along with stylish interior as well as exterior designs might make it one of the most sought after vehicles.
Exterior and Interior Features of 2017 Ford Taurus
The whole host of features that 2017 Taurus will exhibit includes are many. This latest model has bulky dimensions. A new lighter platform that goes by the name CD4 will be added to the list of new features. Front part features a unique Ford Taurus SHO grille having HID headlights.
Along with that, front bumper will be integrated with a strip of daytime running lights. The rear will have LED taillights. Chrome bar running between LED taillights will give an added beauty. Sports deck-lid-mounted spoiler will be one of most awaited features. Dual-tipped exhaust system with chrome finish will be something to watch out for.
Interior improvements of Ford Taurus 2017 will include a new large LCD screen. Seats and dashboard are covered with well-stitched leather. Seats will be color-coded. Front seats can be remotely as well as electric adjusted. Front seats might also support a lumbar massage function. New rotary dial gear selector will replace the vertical gear selector of current models.
New steering wheel features paddle shifters along with that there will be 4G LTE mobile connectivity. Front and rear seats will be heated and ventilated. Dual-zone climate control will be provided. Smartphone along with tablet integration will also have a Sony audio system. Traffic alert system and wireless charging technology will also be included.
Possible safety features of 2017 Ford Taurus will include:
1. Rearview camera.
2. Rear park assist.
3. A blind spot monitor.
4. Child safety rear door locks.
5. Traction control.
6. Night vision.
2017 Ford Taurus – Engine Modifications
The 2017 Ford Taurus is powered by a 2.7-liter EcoBoost V6 engine being adopted from F-150 pickup. This powertrain produces 325 hp and 375 lb-ft of torque. The automaker may also retain 3.5-liter naturally aspirated V6 engine producing 240 hp and 375 lb-ft of torque. A 2.0-liter V6 engine producing 240 hp and 268 lb-ft of torque, the standard unit of earlier models; can also be retained by the automaker.
This vehicle can go from 0-60 mph in just six seconds. It has a fuel economy of 20 mpg for city and 30 mpg on highway. Engines will be paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission system and if rumours are to be believed this vehicle may come with 9-speed transmission system when it is released. However, engine might be a bit overburdened by the vehicle’s mass.
2017 Ford Taurus – Release Date and Price
The 2017 Ford Taurus will be available in China in the first half of 2016. The USA will get its first look of this sedan in the second half of 2016.
Though official details are yet to be released the price of this automobile will most likely start from $35,000 for its base model.