Specs

Research 2016 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

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.9
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.6
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 20.1

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 650

Emissions

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.4
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 7.7

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM 270 @ 3000
Engine Order Code 998
Engine Order Code 999
Engine Order Code 998
Engine Order Code 998
Engine Order Code 999
Engine Order Code 998-1
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Engine Type Intercooled Turbo Premium Unleaded I-4
Engine Type Regular Unleaded V-6
Displacement 2.0 L/122
Displacement 2.0 L/122
Displacement 3.5 L/213
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection
Fuel System Sequential MPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 240 @ 5500
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 240 @ 5500
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 288 @ 6500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 270 @ 3000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 254 @ 4000

Exterior Dimensions

Height, Overall (in) 60.7
Track Width, Rear (in) 65.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 76.2
Length, Overall (in) 202.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.1
Wheelbase (in) 112.9
Track Width, Front (in) 65.3

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Volume (ft³) 102.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.9
Second Leg Room (in) 38.1
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
Passenger Capacity 5
Second Hip Room (in) 55.8

Mileage

Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.5
Steering Type Rack-Pinion

Summary

Vehicle Name Ford Taurus
Body Style Sedan

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Size P235/55HR18
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P235/55HR18

Trailering

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

Transmission

Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.88
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.07
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.77
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.94
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.58
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 6
Trans Order Code 44J
Trans Order Code 446
Trans Order Code 446
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.94
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.84
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.91
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.91
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.87
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.96
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.96
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.48
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.58

Vehicle

EPA Classification Large Cars

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3917

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum