The Ford Taurus is perfect for Channahon, IL area drivers who are looking for a big, quiet, and comfortable sedan that is affordable and well equipped even in its base model. The full-sized sedan is available with numerous features to make every trip, long and short, more comfortable.

Read on to learn more about the features and specs of the 2016 Ford Taurus, or jump straight to our new vehicle inventory to view the new Ford Taurus models currently available for sale.




Ford Taurus: Specs

The Ford Taurus comes with several engine options, giving drivers more choice in performance configurations. Channahon, IL area drivers will love the hefty V6 engine, but a turbocharged four-cylinder is also available for those who want some extra miles from every gallon.

All 2016 Ford Taurus models use a six-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission with shift mode, and AWD is available on SEL and Limited models equipped with the V6. The standard speed-sensitive electric power steering gives the Taurus more precise and responsive steering than similar models, and provides pull-drift compensation when driving on uneven roads or through strong crosswinds.

Engine Horsepower Torque Fuel Economy
3.5L V6 (Standard) 288 HP 254 lb.-ft. 27 MPG highway FWD, 24 MPG highway AWD
2.0L EcoBoost I4 (Optional) 240 HP 270 lb.-ft. 29 MPG highway FWD
3.5L EcoBoost V6 (SHO) 365 HP 350 lb.-ft. 24 MPG highway AWD


Ford Taurus: Technology

Are you wondering if the Ford Taurus can keep up with your busy life? The new 2016 Ford Taurus comes with numerous tech advancements that Channahon, IL area drivers will love. Being on the road doesn’t mean you can’t stay connected when you drive a new Ford Taurus.

  • SYNC® 3 infotainment sports new hardware, new software, faster reaction times, updates automatically over Wi-Fi, and best of all, reacts like your smartphone to swipes and taps.
  • Siri® Eyes Free connects your smartphone to your infotainment system, and makes it easy to control phone and vehicle features with natural voice commands.
  • The available Navigation with SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link® provides up-to-date traffic and weather, local fuel prices and movie listings, and even current sports scores and stock prices.
  • Handing the keys over to your teenager? You’ll sleep easier when they’re out thanks to MyKey® features like Belt-Minder®, volume and radio content restrictions, top speed settings, and locked-in driving aids.

Ford Taurus: Trim Models

Two of the most popular Taurus trim packages are the Taurus SEL and the Taurus Limited. Both use the 3.5L V6 engine, but unlike the base or top-level trims they offer the fuel-efficient turbo I4 engine as well. If you are considering purchasing a new Ford Taurus in the near future, these are the differences you need to know.

2016 Taurus SEL Feature 2016 Taurus Limited
  • Body-color side mirrors
  • Chrome-capped side mirrors
  • Limited fender badging
  • Unique front grille
  • Painted door trim and console
  • Unique instrument panel
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Wood grain trim
  • Ambient lighting
  • Wood and leather-trimmed steering wheel
  • SYNC® with MyFord
Infotainment SYNC® 3
  • 6-way adjustable front seats
  • Unique cloth bucket seats
  • 10-way adjustable front seats with heating/cooling
  • Leather seat trim

Schedule Your Taurus Test Drive at Greenway Ford Today!

The 2016 Ford Taurus has a starting price of $27,110. You won’t find a better full-sized sedan for under $30,000. Get an even better price when you visit Greenway Ford serving Channahon, IL ready with pre-approval for Ford financing and one of our new vehicle dealer specials.