Ford Taurus

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The upcoming flagship sedan in Ford’s Chinese line was launched in Shanghai on April 18, 2015. The joint venture of Changan and Ford plans to start volume production of the Taurus in the second half of 2015. Release can be expected in as early as October 2015.

Sharing the CD4 platform with the Mondeo and Edge, the Taurus has a wheelbase of 2949mm and body-length of 4996mm. The most likely engine choice is the 2.0T EcoBoost. Both the Taurus and Edge will be produced at Changan-Ford’s plant in Hangzhou, Zhejiang.

2015 Ford Taurus, made by Changan-Ford 2.0L GTDi Fashion 2.0L GTDi Luxury 2.0L GTDi Premium 2.7L GTDi Fashion 2.7L GTDi Flagship
Price: MSRP (Chinese Yuan) 249,800 274,800 296,800 302,800 349,800
Date of Market Launch
November 20, 2015
Powertrain
Engine
EcoBoost®  GTDi 2.0L (1999cc) petrol
EcoBoost®  GTDi 2.7L (2694cc) petrol
–Peak Power (kW/rpm)
180/5500
242/5500
–Max. Torque (Nm/rpm)
350/1750-4500
475/2500-4500
–Compression Ratio
9.7
10
–Stop/Start System
Transmission
E-Shifter 6AT
Suspension Front
MacPherson struts
Suspension Rear
Multi-link
Drivetrain
Front engine, front-wheel drive
Brakes (front/rear)
Vented disc/solid disc
Top Speed (km/h)
218
234
0-100km/h Time (seconds)
7.9
6.9
Steering
Active Grille Shutter (AGS)
Fuel & Emissions
Combined Fuel Economy (L/100km)
8.3
8.3
8.6
9.2
9.2
Tank Capacity (L)
64.4
Emission Level
Euro V
Dimensions
Overall Length (mm)
4996
Overall Width (mm)
1878
Overall Height (mm)
1503
Wheelbase (mm)
2949
Ground Clearance (mm)
133
Turning Diameter (m)
Track (front/rear, mm)
1608/1618
Curb Weight (kg)
1745
1745
1794
1875
1875
Seating Capacity
5
Number of Doors
5
Trunk Volume (L)
507
Exterior
Tires
235/55 R17
235/50 R18
245/45 R19
Adaptive LED Headlights O S S O S
Halogen Headlights S N N S N
Auto High Beam O S S O S
LED Daytime Running Lights O S S O S
Power Exterior Mirrors with Turning Lights S S S S S
Auto Anti-glare Exterior Mirrors N S S N S
LED Front Fog Lamps S S S S S
Rain-sensing Boneless Windshield Wipers S S S S S
Privacy Windows S S S S S
Power Panoramic Sunroof S S S S S
Interior  
Cruise Control S S S S S
ACC (Apative Cruise Control), with Crash Alarm and Sensor N N S N S
One-touch Anti-pinch Power Windows S S S S S
Power Door Locks S S S S S
Power Rear Sunshade N N S N S
Remote Engine Start S S S S S
Keyless Entry/Intelligent Key/ "Ford Power" One-touch Stop/Start, MyFordKey S S S S S
Seven-color LED Ambient Lighting S S S S S
Multi-function Steering Wheel S S S S S
Memory and Power-adj. Steering Wheel N N O N S
Leather Seats S S S S S
Luxury Leather Seats N N S N S
Heated and Vented Rear Seats N N S N S
Heated Front Seats S S S S S
Power and Vented Front Seats S S S S S
Front Massage Seats N N O N S
Auto Anti-Glare Interior Rearview Mirror S S S S S
Dual-display Color Digital Instrument Panel S S N S N
10.1-inch Color Digital Instrument Panel N N S N S
Rear Seat Audio Control N S S N S
Number of Speakers 9 14 14 9 14
SYNC Infotainment System, GPS S S S S S
Sony Audio System N S S N S
8-inch Display S S S S S
Radio, CD Player, 2 USB Ports S S S S S
230V Port N S S N S
Active Noise Control N S S N S
Dual-zone Auto Climate Control S S N S N
Three-zone Climate Control N N S N S
Safety  
Dual Front Airbags S S S S S
Front Side Airbags S S S S S
Driver’s Knee Airbag S S S S S
Side Curtain Airbags S S S S S
Rear Passengers’ Airbag Belt N N S N S
ABS, EBD, EBA, ESC, HSA, Auto Hold S S S S S
Anti-theft Alarm, SYNC Emergency Call S S S S S
BLIS N N S N S
LKA (Lane-Keep Assist) N N O N S
Front Parking Sensors N S S N S
Rear Parking Sensors S S S S S
TPMS S S S S S
Parking Camera S S S S S
Active Parking Assist, "Park me out" N N S N S

S=Standard, O=Optional, N=Not available