About Ford Taurus Reviews from Grinnett Place Ford
The full-size American passenger car is a vehicle type that hasn't died out, even with the growing popularity of small cars and an epidemic of rising gas prices. On the contrary, vehicles like the 2013 Ford Taurus remain in demand and have adapted to modern times. For families and many other types of consumers, there will always be a need for the large sedan, and for those shoppers the Ford Taurus is an ideal option. Learn more about a car that Consumer Guide calls "smooth, quiet, refined, and ? surprisingly engaging to drive." Below you'll find a full review of the Taurus that includes information about its powertrain, safety, cabin and more.
Those who drive the 2013 Ford Taurus in the Atlanta area chose it because of its terrific cargo volume, comfortable interior and sophisticated performance, but this passenger car has even more to offer. It puts a modern twist on the classic American large sedan by adding intelligent features designed for 21st century shoppers. For example, if you want to keep an eye on your teen's driving habits, while instilling good driving habits, Ford's MyKey is a feature that can help you do just that. Scroll below to learn even more about the new Taurus at Gwinnett Place Ford and all of its features!
2013 Ford Taurus Walk-around Video
Being obsessively attentive to detail pays off in big ways, and the 2013 Taurus proves it. Ford's scrutiny has resulted in an even better Taurus, one that features freshened exterior styling, greener and more powerful engines, and more high-tech features on every trim level. An all-new turbocharged EcoBoost engine is big news this year, taking a center focus in 2013 Ford Taurus reviews. Edmunds.com says, "[It's] a smart choice for buyers who want a big sedan with a small appetite for fuel." The Taurus is a formidable contender in the full-size sedan segment and makes a terrific alternative to vehicles like the 2013 Toyota Avalon, Buick LaCrosse, Hyundai Genesis, Volkswagen Passat and the Chrysler 300. With a new, more efficient engine option, improved driving dynamics, enhanced craftsmanship and new technologies like the latest-generation MyFord Touch interface, the 2013 Taurus offers Atlanta Ford shoppers a well-rounded sedan with features and attributes that today's consumers truly value.
Ford Taurus Comparisons & Quick Specs
Compare the 2013 Ford Taurus side-by-side with vehicles like the 2013 Toyota Avalon, Buick LaCrosse, Hyundai Genesis, Volkswagen Passat and the Chrysler 300, and you'll find that the Taurus beats out the competition in various areas. See our Quick List below to find out why!
- 2013 Ford Taurus MPG: 18 city / 28 highway
- 2013 Ford Taurus Cargo Space: 20.1 cubic feet
- 2013 Ford Taurus MSRP: $26,600
- 2013 Ford Taurus Colors: Ruby Red, Tuxedo Black, Oxford White, Sterling Gray, Ginger Ale, etc...
- 2013 Ford Taurus Body Style(s): Sedan
- 2013 Ford Taurus Seats: 5 passengers
- 2013 Ford Taurus 0-60 MPH in 6.9 seconds
Atlanta Ford Shoppers: Learn About the 2013 Taurus's Features
Visit Grinnett Place Ford to find the Taurus SE, SEL, Limited and SHO. Each trim offers a distinctive set of features and a unique driving experience. Out of the bunch, the SHO is the sportiest Taurus yet. With a performance-inspired design that includes highlights like a black-mesh grille, 19-inch premium painted wheels and leather-trimmed sport seats, Ford Taurus reviews agree that the SHO's looks are as fierce as its ride. Luxury minded shoppers can opt for the 2013 Taurus Limited, which picks up nearly all of the standard and optional equipment on the SE and SEL. This feature-loaded trim also gives you access to exclusive package options that add convenient features like a heated steering wheel and heated rear seats, for optimum comfort on cold days, as well as HD radio and a 12-speaker Sony sound system that offers a premium listening experience for music lovers.
Get Under the Hood: Engine & Powertrain Specs for the 2013 Taurus
For the no-compromise shopper who wants it all, the Ford Taurus offers increased fuel economy, without sacrificing the responsive performance you desire. For 2013, the full-size sedan features a new, optional engine called the EcoBoost. This advanced 2.0-liter motor combines direct fuel injection and a turbocharger to provide a performance comparable to the naturally aspirated V6 engines offered by competitors; the engine also allows the Taurus to achieve maximum fuel efficiency without compromising ride quality. The EcoBoost generates an impressive 240 horsepower and 270 pound-feet of torque while delivering 32 MPG highway. A FWD model also delivers respectable fuel economy with the Taurus' standard engine: a 290-horsepower, 3.5-liter V6 that gets 29 MPG highway. For those who enjoy the sport of driving, the Taurus SHO is built especially for you; stop by our Atlanta Ford dealership to grip the wheel and take control of a 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V6 and six-speed manual with shift paddles.
2013 Taurus Safety Features & Ford Warranty
The 2013 Taurus has earned a Top Safety Pick title from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. It received top scores in IIHS front offset, side impact and rear crash tests - proving that it is truly "Built Ford Tough." Drivers will enjoy safe travels, whether going long or short distances, thanks to a long list of safety equipment, including airbags, brake assist, traction control and available rear parking sensors. Also available are cutting-edge safety features such as blind-spot warning, cross-traffic alert, a rearview camera and more. Another impressive technology making an appearance on the Taurus is Ford's programmable MyKey. This standard feature comes with a separate set of keys that parents can give to their teens; when the key is used, pre-programmed radio volume and vehicle speed limits are activated. Top this all off with a comprehensive bumper-to-bumper warranty, powertrain coverage, roadside assistance and other Ford warranties, and you've got protection you can count on for years to come.
Ford Auto Repair & Service Information
Grinnett Place Ford auto repair and service in Atlanta is just a click away! Your Ford deserves to be treated with the utmost care - that means factory- trained Ford technicians, authentic Ford parts, and the sense of contentment that comes from a 12-month service work warranty. Fords in Atlanta can take a walloping, so turn to the auto repair buffs in Atlanta - Grinnett Place Ford. We can take care of a job as straightforward as an oil change, or handle hard to do car service and repairs like strut and shock repairs, timing belt replacements and transmission rebuilds. Grinnett Place Ford is your best choice in Atlanta for quick, professional auto repairs and regularly scheduled maintenance. Find out how much you can save on your next service! Just follow the link below.
2013 Ford Taurus' Refined Power a Plus for Atlanta-Area Driving
Edmunds.com said the "Taurus is an appealing rendition of the classic full-size American sedan," and this is undoubtedly true. It hits all of the usual marks: excellent cargo space, a cozy interior, refined performance and so on. On top of this, it also hits several other marks, especially when it comes to amenities. When you drive the 2013 Ford Taurus at our Duluth area dealership, you'll see how its features will make your life on the road more convenient and more fun - as well as safer. Among those features is the MyFord Touch system, Ford MyKey and advanced safety options like blind spot warning, cross traffic warning and more.
At Gwinnett Place Ford, you can put features like the Taurus Limited's rearview camera to the test. You'll also have a chance to learn about current specials and financing options. If you're unable to visit for a test drive soon, please stay in touch my connecting with Gwinnett Place Ford on Facebook or Twitter. You'll receive notifications about dealership news and current specials that could save you hundreds or even thousands on your next purchase.