The 2013 Ford Taurus comes in this year with better interior features and larger trunk which helped it regain its appeal as the darling of full-size sedan. A fresher exterior feature and integration of convenient features for all of its trims are some of the perks people will love for the new Ford Taurus. On the other hand, its powertrain gets a little boost as compared to its previous powertrain with the addition of a turbocharged four-cylinder engine which gives the Taurus with better fuel efficiency. A new Performance Package for the Taurus SHO model features a firmer suspension, enhanced brakes and better tires. The exterior looks of the 2013 Ford Taurus as compared to similar full-size sedans is somewhat different. It is taller, has wider doors and lower roof. This dimensions give the Taurus to give off a decent 20-cubic feet trunk capable of bringing in much luggage. And oh, you won’t even have to worry on how to get in and out of these luggages from the trunk.
The Taurus can carry up to 5 passengers comfortably. The full-size sedan offers massaging seats for its front seats giving passengers with nice and comfortable ride all throughout. The audio and navigating controls are easy to use and intuitive. Further, the 2013 Ford Taurus features sophisticated options that include automatic high-beam dimmers, Blind Spot Information System, power sunshade for its rear window and Adaptive Cruise Control.
Powering the 2013 Ford Taurus is a 3.5-liter V6 engine capable of producing 290 horsepower and 255 pound-feet of torque. Standard mate for the engine is a six-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive. An all-wheel drive is also offered as an option for SEL and Limited trim levels.
You will never love the road the same way again when you get your hands on the all-new 2013 Ford Taurus. Exquisitely designed to perform at its best while on the road, the 2013 Ford Taurus provides you with bold ingenuity plus outstanding and high technology like no other vehicle out there. A true blue performing vehicle on the road the 2013 Ford Taurus takes a step further in keeping up with both interior and exterior vehicle excellence. Once you take a drive on the 2013 Ford Taurus you are promised to have one of the best driving experiences you could ever have. Performance is not only what makes the 2013 Ford Taurus a well purchased vehicle in the market, its looks also catch attention with its well-crafted interiors and exteriors. The 2013 Ford Taurus exudes a vehicle design that definitely matches the performance that it possesses.
With features like HD Radio, rear seats that have climate control as well as Multicontour Seats with Active Motion that makes both driver and passengers get the best comfort each time they travel. The 2013 Ford Taurus also has surround sound from Sony Audio System plus a remarkably lit interior making each ride exceptional for the senses.
With the 2013 Ford Taurus driving becomes suave with its technology like its Navigation System with SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link and SYNC with MyFord or MyFord Touch that both assist you when you are traveling on the road. And not to mention, it also boldly goes where no vehicle has gone before with its Electric Power-Assisted Steering, Push-Button Start, BLIS with Cross-Traffic Alert and Active Park Assist, MyKey technology and Adaptive Cruise Control.
Available this year is Ford’s entry in the large car, the 2013 Ford Taurus. The Taurus looks to make an impact this year with its great standard features. The 2013 Ford Taurus is available in three trims available – SE, SEL, Limited and SHO. The powertrain depends on the trim, with higher trims featuring more powerful standard engines. The base engine is a 3.5L V-6 that generates 290hp, 255 lbs. of torque at a fuel rating of 19 mpg city/29 mpg highway. The second engine type is a turbocharged 2.0L that generates 240hp, 270 lbs. of torque with an estimated fuel rating of 26 mpg. The Taurus SHO trim features a 3.5L twin turbocharged V-6 engine that produces 365hp, 350 lbs. of torque, at a fuel rating of 17 mpg city/25 mpg highway.
The 2013 Ford Taurus has great cargo space at 20.1 ft3. Seats are very comfortable, and you can opt to get the multi-contour seats which feature a built-in massage for one’s back. The dashboard is also great, with MyFord Touch in three touchscreen displays with the ability to receive voice commands.
The 2013 Ford Taurus comes with air-conditioning, cruise control, tilt-telescoping steering wheel, a 6-speaker audio system w/ CD player and auxiliary audio jack. On higher trims you can get more features like heated mirrors, dual-zone automatic climate control, upgraded cloth upholstery, adaptive cruise control, a navigation system, Sync, a 12-speaker audio system w/ HD satellite radio, and Bluetooth/iPod connectivity.
Standard safety features for the 2013 Ford Taurus include front seat side/side curtain airbags, antilock disc brakes, stability/traction control, rear parking sensors, and blind spot mirrors. Optional safety features which are available on higher end trims include a pre-collision/blind-spot warning system, a cross-traffic warning system, and a rearview camera.
Price range of the 2013 Ford Taurus is at $26,400-$34,200. The Taurus features a great powertrain, together with great standard features especially inside the cabin. The huge trunk is also a plus for consumers who plan on carrying more.