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1994 Ford Tempo 2 Dr GL Coupe
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2019 Ford Taurus
Limited AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$33,781
2 listings nationwide

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1994 Ford Tempo
2 Dr GL Coupe
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$11,228

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Ford Taurus
Limited AWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

Ford hasn’t been shy about the fact that the company is dropping its sedan products in an SUV-heavy world. So, the Taurus is living on borrowed time. The current generation debuted 10 ...

1994 Ford Tempo
2 Dr GL Coupe
No Expert Reviews

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Ford Taurus
Limited AWD
180
writes:
Very comfortable to drive - very nice! I am short and could easily reach everything. I didn’t think I wanted a...
1994 Ford Tempo
2 Dr GL Coupe
90
writes:
POC One of the worst cars i ever owned.
Looks/Style Ranked 1984 Pontiac Fiero better.
"If you have to ask..."
Front Seats Ranked 1984 Pontiac Fiero better.
"Comfortable, lots of leg room"

Specs

2019 Ford Taurus
Limited AWD
1994 Ford Tempo
2 Dr GL Coupe
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
FWD
FWD
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
17 MPG
18 MPG
19 MPG
18 MPG
21 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
22 MPG
25 MPG
26 MPG
30 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 19 gal 15 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
288 hp @ 6,500 RPM
--
96 hp @ 4,200 RPM
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96 hp @ 4,200 RPM
Torque
254 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
--
126 lb-ft @ 2,600 RPM
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126 lb-ft @ 2,600 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
10.8:1
--
9:1
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9:1
Displacement
3,500 cc
3,000 cc
2,300 cc
3,000 cc
2,300 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.64 in x 3.41 in
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3.68 in x 3.31 in
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3.68 in x 3.31 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard --
Driver Airbag Standard Optional
Passenger Airbag Standard --
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver -- 4 stars
Front Passenger -- 4 stars
Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player Standard --
Cassette Player -- Optional
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard --
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Driver Power Seats Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats Standard Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 44.2 in 41.5 in
Back Legroom 38.1 in 36 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 20.1 cu ft --
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs --
Exterior
Length 202.9 in 176.7 in
Width 85.7 in 68.3 in
Height 60.7 in 52.8 in
Wheelbase 112.9 in 99.9 in

Available Options

2019 Ford Taurus
Limited AWD

Exterior Colors

  • 3-Coat White Platinum Metallic
  • Agate Black
  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Blue Metallic
  • Burgundy Velvet Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat

Option Packages

  • Driver Assist Package
  • Voice-Activated Touchscreen Navigation System
  • Power Moonroof
  • Wheels: 20" Polished Aluminum
1994 Ford Tempo
2 Dr GL Coupe

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