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2009 Kia Amanti

2008 Ford Taurus

  2009 Kia Amanti 2008 Ford Taurus 4-door Sedan SEL FWD Open Doors
MSRP
$26,045
$23,635
Invoice $23,760 $21,801
MPG
City/Highway
17/24 17/28
Rating
6.6
/ 10
TCC Rating
8.4
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line The 2009 Kia Amanti is a solid choice with a growing reputation for quality. Read Full Review A great choice for older drivers, the 2008 Ford Taurus excels on its size, safety gear, and large instrumentation, but falls behind the Honda Accord in driving excitement. Read Full Review
Likes &
Dislikes

Likes:

  • Value, value, value
  • Strong warranty protection
  • Roomy interior
  • Quiet interior

Dislikes:

  • Awful styling
  • Suspension floats
  • Vague steering

Likes:

  • Exceptional interior room
  • Surprisingly adept handling
  • Strong braking performance
  • Huge trunk
  • Available Sync audio controller

Dislikes:

  • Dowdy looks, especially from behind
  • Utter lack of sporting feel
  • Interior trim a step behind in look and feel
Crash Test Ratings No crash data available
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NHTSA Rollover Rating:
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