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2011 Chevrolet Impala

2011 Ford Taurus

  2011 Chevrolet Impala 4-door Sedan LS Retail Side Exterior View 2011 Ford Taurus 4-door Sedan Limited FWD Angular Front Exterior View
Invoice $23,515 $23,573
17/29 17/28
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Bottom Line It's big and reasonably priced, but the 2011 Chevrolet Impala can't match other full-sizers on sex appeal or high-tech features. Read Full Review The 2011 Ford Taurus isn’t quite a game-changing sedan, but it's a handsome, solid, high-quality choice. Read Full Review
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  • A truly large interior
  • Plenty of cargo space
  • Cushy highway ride
  • The LS is big-car value


  • Plain from all angles
  • Soft seats discourage cornering
  • No on-board navigation option
  • SS RIP


  • Handsome exterior
  • High-quality interior feel
  • Cutting-edge features like SYNC
  • Available all-wheel drive


  • A big car that feels big
  • Cramped backseat
  • SHO is very quick but lacks fun factor
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