Specs

Research 2000 Ford Taurus specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

LX 4dr Sedan LX

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake Type Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.9 x 1.5
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 1.0

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 17.0

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 120
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 115

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM 200 @ 4400
Engine Order Code 992
Engine Order Code 99S
Engine Order Code 99U
Engine Type Gas/Ethanol V6
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 3.0L/181
Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 200 @ 5650
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 155 @ 4900
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 185 @ 3950

Exterior Dimensions

Track Width, Front (in) 61.6
Wheelbase (in) 108.5
Length, Overall (in) 197.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.0
Height, Overall (in) 57.8
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.1
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4
Liftover Height (in) 26.0

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0

Interior Dimensions

Second Hip Room (in) 55.7
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.6
Second Leg Room (in) 38.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 104.7
Passenger Capacity 6
Passenger Capacity 5
Second Head Room (in) 38.1
Front Hip Room (in) 54.5
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.3
Front Head Room (in) 40.0
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29

Steering

Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.7
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.68
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -

Summary

Body Style 4 Door Sedan
Body Style 4 Door Sedan
Vehicle Name Ford Taurus

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .81
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .73
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) .87
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Quadralink
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) .87
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs

Tires

Front Tire Size P215/60R16
Spare Tire Size T135/70D16
Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 125
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 175
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1250
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1750

Transmission

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.77
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code 44L
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.77
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.26

Vehicle

EPA Classification Mid-Size

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3326

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4

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