The big debut was last year on the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show. China is one of the best markets for this large sedans because people who live there are crazy about this model. Especially the upper class because they know that they can expect only the best from Ford Taurus. For all the fans in the US, no need to worry about new 2017 Ford Taurus, you will have to wait a little bit longer than those who live in China, but the US model will have all the same features so you won’t miss out on anything.
This 2017 Ford Taurus was made in large dimensions. Say goodbye to the old, heavy D4 platform cause it will be replaced with the new, improved and lighter C4. When you check out the front you won’t see it on some other vehicles because Ford has made sure that they only have original grill named the Ford Taurus SHO. On the front bumper we can notice something that Ford is already accustomed of doing with other models, they have put a strip of daytime running lights on it. LED taillights and chrome bar are also parts of the exterior design.
You can find much expensive technology inside the 2017 Ford Taurus cabin. One of that is the large LCD, the dashboard and the seats are covered with high quality leather for a better visual impression. Both seats in the front and in the back are heated and ventilated properly. The Sony audio system will provide you with a clear and loud sound. You will also like the 4G LTE mobile connectivity system.
2017 Ford Taurus Engine Specs
The cars made for the Chinese market will come with the 6 speed automatic transmission, but that won’t be the case in the US. Some rumors are circling about the 9 speed automatic transmission. Get ready for the EcoBoost V6 model with 2.7l that was copied from Ford F-150. Its strength is estimated for 325 hp.
2017 Ford Taurus Price and Release Date
The competition comes in 3 shapes and 3 different brands. Those who will oppose the Ford Taurus are the Nissan Maxima, with it comes the Chevrolet Impala and they are followed by the Hyundai Azera. The sales should start any moment, very soon because they have announced it in the 1st quarter of 2016 year. The only question is which month? The MSRP is rumored to be near $35,000.