2001 Ford Taurus 4-Door Sedan LX Specs

4-Door Sedan LX
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan LX
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 20 mpg City/27 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V6, 3.0L
EPA Class Mid-Size
Style Name 4dr Sdn LX
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission 4-speed automatic transmission w/OD

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Mid-Size
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3326
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 54.5
Front Leg Room (in) 42.2
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.6
Passenger Volume (ft³) 104.7
Second Head Room (in) 38.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.3
Second Hip Room (in) 55.7
Front Head Room (in) 40.0
Second Leg Room (in) 38.9
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase (in) 108.5
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.1
Height, Overall (in) 57.8
Length, Overall (in) 197.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4
Track Width, Front (in) 61.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.0
Liftover Height (in) 26.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 17.0

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.0
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27

Performance Specs

Engine
Engine Order Code 99U
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 185 @ 3950
Fuel System SMPI
Engine Type Gas V6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 155 @ 4900
Displacement 3.0L/181
Transmission
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.77
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD,
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.77
Trans Order Code 44L
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.54
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.26
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA
Trans Type 4
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Clutch Size (in) NA
Brakes
Brake Type Power
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System NA
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.9 x 1.0
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 8.9 x 1.5
Steering
Steering Type Power Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.7
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.68
Tires
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Size T135/70D16
Front Tire Size P215/60R16
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P215/60R16
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Wheels
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 22.1
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Quadralink
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) .81
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 22.1
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) .73

Safety Features

Safety
Air Bag-Frontal-Driver Yes
Air Bag-Frontal-Passenger Yes
Air Bag-Passenger Switch (On/Off) No
Air Bag-Side Body-Front No
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front No
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear No
Brakes-ABS No
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control No
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control No
Other Features Driver & front passenger Second Generation dual stage airbags
Front/rear outboard manual lap/shoulder safety belts...
Rear center lap/shoulder safety belts
Safety belt pretensioners
Child-seat tether anchors w/latch on rear seating position
Child-safety rear door locks
Emergency inside trunk release

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 36,000
Drivetrain Years 3
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 36,000
Roadside Assistance Years 3

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.6
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 115
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1250
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 125
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA