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2012 Ford Taurus

2012 Hyundai Sonata

  2012 Ford Taurus 4-door Sedan Limited FWD Angular Front Exterior View 2012 Hyundai Sonata 4-door Sedan 2.4L Auto Limited Side Exterior View
MSRP
$25,555
$19,795
Invoice $23,685 $18,971
MPG
City/Highway
17/28 22/39
Rating
8.0
/ 10
TCC Rating
8.6
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line The 2012 Ford Taurus is handsome, safe, and well-equipped, but it's not as big inside as its big-car exterior suggests. Read Full Review After more than a decade on the market, the latest Hyundai Sonata's an overnight success--thanks to great gas mileage, grabby styling, and exceptional value for the dollar. Read Full Review
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Likes:

  • Comfortable but not too soft
  • Top-quality cabin appointments
  • Safety-tech features
  • Available all-wheel drive

Dislikes:

  • Drives like a big car
  • Back seat surprisingly tight
  • SHO is fast but not fun

Likes:

  • Curvaceous styling
  • A fuel-sipper in every trim
  • Ride is well-damped
  • Standard features list is long
  • A Top Safety Pick

Dislikes:

  • Steering feels inconsistent
  • Firm seats
  • Noisy cabin, at higher speeds
  • Will the look wear off?
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