The 2017 Ford Taurus will be new version of Ford Taurus, coming with newest design platform from Ford. This stylish, elegant & comfy vehicle would be lighter than preceding version as well as stronger. Whether interior cabin, external appearance or inner features – the car will come with better offerings in each department for buyers. This one is set to be a sportier version.
2017 Ford Taurus Redesign Interior and Exterior
Interior space is going to get bigger and more spacious, with seats wrapped in superior quality leather. It will come equipped with advanced audio system. Central console would also see usage of superior materials along with extra wood details. Inner features will include Bluetooth, improved audio system, GPS apart from many other things.
2017 Ford Taurus would have a new, lightweight platform with heavy use of aluminum. As per some rumors, it would lose as much as 500 pounds. Platform would be stretched and wider, as well as stronger. It will have a bigger body than the 2015 Ford Fusion. Its external appearance will be sportier. There will be rectangular lights in the new version along with horizontal fins on the front and hexagonal grille, similar to other models from Ford.
2017 Ford Taurus Engine and Fuel Economy
It is not known which engine will power this car. There are as many as 3 options – 2.0 L 4-cylinder engine, 2.3 L EcoBoost engine and 3.5-L V-6 EcoBoost engine. All of these would be able to produce peak power of 365 hp. It will have good fuel efficiency and be able to return maximum mileage of 30 mpg. However, this could be improved if Ford decides to go ahead with its own 9-speed gearbox for 2017 Ford Taurus. Earlier version could offer mileage of 22 mpg on city roads along with 32 mpg on highways.
The 3.5-L V-6 EcoBoost engine will be mated with a 6-speed gearbox, which would drive power to wheels at the front. It is possible that there can be a new transmission here, a 9-speed gearbox of Ford’s own making which be FWD and increase fuel economy.
2017 Ford Taurus is likely to arrive with features of only standard type, such as GPS, USB ports to recharge mobile and other devices like laptops or notebooks, Bluetooth connectivity for pairing different devices etc. An air-conditioning system with climate control would help regulate the internal temperature, making trips comfortable for occupants & driver. Safety aspects would also be standard in type, including ABS, EBD, door ajar warning notification, airbags for driver & passenger among other things.
2017 Ford Taurus Price and Release Date
At this moment, price of this car is not known due to lack of official information from Ford. It is expected that cost will be slightly greater than its preceding version. Also, it will probably be based on the engine option it would come with. Much like cost of the car, it is not known when 2017 Ford Taurus would be out from Ford. However, researchers as well as analysts hold that it will be launched sometime during late 2016 in vehicle market.