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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Ford Taurus
Limited AWD
No Expert Reviews
2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD

Ideal for families, the 2009 Sable won't win any drag races, attract a...

The Good: Plenty of room for family and friends, the security of a worry-free sa...

The Bad: Bland styling keeps the '09 Sable incognito on the road, while a noisy...

Specs

2019 Ford Taurus
Limited AWD
2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain --
AWD
Fuel Economy, City --
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway --
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 19 gal 20.5 gal
Engine
Fuel Type --
Gasoline
Power --
263 hp @ 6,250 RPM
Torque --
249 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
Cylinders --
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio --
10.3:1
Displacement --
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke --
3.6 in x 3.4 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Rear Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver -- 5 stars
Front Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Driver -- 5 stars
Side Rear Passenger -- 5 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) -- 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
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Leather Seats -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 44.2 in 41.3 in
Back Legroom 38.1 in 41.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 20.1 cu ft 21.2 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity -- 1,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 1,000 lbs 1,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 202.9 in 202.1 in
Width 85.7 in 82.9 in
Height 60.7 in 61.5 in
Wheelbase 112.9 in 112.9 in

Available Options

2019 Ford Taurus
Limited AWD
2009 Mercury Sable
Premier Sedan AWD

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