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2018 Ford Taurus Limited AWD
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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Ford Taurus
Limited AWD
MSRP
$39,050
Invoice
$36,903
Average Price Paid
$36,125
248 listings nationwide

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2019 Ford Fusion
S
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2018 Ford Taurus
Limited AWD
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2019 Ford Fusion
S
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Ford Taurus
Limited AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$36,898
4 listings nationwide

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2019 Ford Fusion
S
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$22,696

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 Ford Taurus
Limited AWD
Nicole Wakelin Preview:

The 2018 Ford Taurus is a carryover from last year’s model with no major changes. This full-size sedan has ample room for five people and a spacious 20.1-cubic foot trunk. The four dif...

2019 Ford Fusion
S
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2018 Ford Taurus
Limited AWD
20
writes:
nice style, good power,cdplayer,, a comfortable front but kinda close ibn the back seat
Handling Ranked 2018 Chevrolet Impala Premier FWD better.
"the Taurus was a little slow"
Front Seats Ranked 2018 Chevrolet Impala Premier FWD better.
"the lumbar seats,firm but comfortable"
2019 Ford Fusion
S
No User Reviews

Specs

2018 Ford Taurus
Limited AWD
2019 Ford Fusion
S
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
21 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
31 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 19 gal 16.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
288 hp @ 6,500 RPM
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Torque
254 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
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Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.3:1
9.7:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
2,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.64 in x 3.41 in
3.5 in x 3.94 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 5 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars 3 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 44.2 in 44.3 in
Back Legroom 38.1 in 38.3 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 20.1 cu ft 16 cu ft
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs --
Exterior
Length 202.9 in 191.7 in
Width 85.7 in 83.5 in
Height 60.7 in 58.1 in
Wheelbase 112.9 in 112.2 in

Available Options

2018 Ford Taurus
Limited AWD

Exterior Colors

  • Blue Metallic
  • Burgundy Velvet Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Shadow Black
  • White Gold Metallic
  • White Platinum Metallic Tri-Coat

Option Packages

  • Voice-Activated Touchscreen Navigation System
  • Driver Assist Package
  • Power Moonroof
  • Wheels: 20" Polished Aluminum
2019 Ford Fusion
S

Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black
  • Blue Metallic
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Velocity Blue Metallic
  • White Gold Metallic

Option Packages

  • P0G02 - S Co-Pilot

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