The 2017 Ford Taurus design features a sophisticated and refined look inside and out. Crisp lines combined with an aerodynamic shape convey motion, even when the vehicle is parked. Open the door and you’ll see an interior rich in details and quality materials.
There’s no question, the 2017 Taurus attracts attention wherever it goes.
Superior styling and craftsmanship are evident in every detail of the Ford Taurus interior. Starting with the use of soft-touch, high-quality materials throughout the cabin, including cloth-wrapped front, centre and rear pillars. Design aficionados will appreciate the clean, elegant lines and refined colour palette. And for that sense of quiet comfort, the Ford Taurus features insulation in the engine compartment as well as the cabin to isolate engine and external noise to provide you and your passengers with an enjoyable ride.
The choice is yours in the high-performance Ford Taurus SHO: leather-trimmed seats in Charcoal Black (shown) or with Mayan Grey Miko™ inserts, both with an embroidered SHO logo on the front seats. An extended thigh-support cushion and the bolster contour help provide added comfort. The soy-based seat cushions, seat backs and the four-way adjustable (up/down/tilt) headrests are supportive and comfortable as well as environmentally friendly.
The 2017 Ford Taurus offers an available Audio System from Sony®14 with HD Radio Technology featuring 12 speakers and high-quality surround sound. The system includes HD Radio Technology for static-free, razor-sharp sound reception. The Taurus Limited and SHO models feature a standard Premium Sound System from Sony with Clear Phase and Live Acoustics.
When the available adaptive cruise control10 system is activated and its sensors detect traffic slowing ahead, your vehicle automatically slows to maintain the distance you’ve set. And when traffic has cleared, your vehicle resumes the preset speed. Forward collision warning with brake support* can alert you if it senses a potential collision with the car in front of you. A heads-up display, which simulates brake lights, flashes on the windshield and an audible alert sounds. If you don’t react in time, the brakes will precharge and increase brake-assist sensitivity to provide full responsiveness when you do brake. Available on The Ford Taurus Limited and SHO models and not available with the Taurus SHO Performance Package.
The 2017 Ford Taurus SHO features a 365-horsepower113.5L EcoBoost® V6 engine, designed for optimal performance for the driving enthusiast. The standard 3.5L Ti-VCT engine delivers an impressive 288 horsepower. There’s also an available 2.0L EcoBoost® engine with a Government of Canada-estimated rating of 11.8 L/100 km (24 mpg) city, 8.1 L/100 km (35 mpg) hwy, and 10.1 L/100 km (29 mpg) combined2 FWD. A six-speed SelectShift®automatic transmission is standard. It lets you override automatic operation and enjoy the sporty feel of a manual with total control over gear selection.
Intelligent AWD sensors balance torque between the front and rear wheels to enhance handling and maximize traction, typically before wheelslip can even occur. Standard on the 2017 Ford SHO and Limited and available on SEL models.