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Specs

Research 2012 Ford Taurus specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

SE 4dr Sedan SE FWD

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.4 x - TBD -
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x - TBD -
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 20.1

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -

Emissions

EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 5
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.7

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 263 @ 6250
Engine Order Code 99W
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 3.5L/213
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 249 @ 4500

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) 30.4
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in) 65.5
Track Width, Front (in) 65.3
Height, Overall (in) 60.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 76.2
Length, Overall (in) 202.9
Wheelbase (in) 112.9

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.0

Interior Dimensions

Second Head Room (in) 37.8
Front Hip Room (in) 56.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9
Front Head Room (in) 39.0
Second Hip Room (in) 55.8
Second Leg Room (in) 38.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 102.2
Passenger Capacity 5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 28

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 41.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -

Summary

Vehicle Name Ford Taurus
Body Style Sedan

Suspension

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.8
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.1
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -

Tires

Front Tire Size P235/60R17
Rear Tire Size P235/60R17
Spare Tire Size Compact
Rear Tire Order Code TCK
Front Tire Order Code TCK
Spare Tire Order Code

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150

Transmission

Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.84
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.87
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.48
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/manual shift
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code 44J
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.77
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.16
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.88
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00

Vehicle

EPA Classification Large Cars

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4015

Wheels

Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Aluminum