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2012 Ford Taurus 4-Door Sedan FWD SEL Specs

4-Door Sedan FWD SEL
MSRP based on 4-Door Sedan SEL FWD
 

Quick Specs

Gas Mileage 18 mpg City/27 mpg Hwy
Engine Gas V6, 3.5L
EPA Class Large Cars
Style Name 4dr Sdn SEL FWD
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Doors 4
Body Style 4dr Car
Transmission 6-speed SelectShift automatic transmission -inc: paddle activation

Dimensions

Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Cars
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4015
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.9
Second Hip Room (in) 55.8
Front Head Room (in) 39.0
Second Leg Room (in) 38.1
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 56.3
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 102.2
Second Head Room (in) 37.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 65.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 76.2
Liftover Height (in) 30.4
Wheelbase (in) 112.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 65.5
Height, Overall (in) 60.7
Length, Overall (in) 202.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 20.1

Fuel Economy

Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.0
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18

Performance Specs

Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 263 @ 6250
Displacement 3.5L/213
Engine Order Code 99W
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 249 @ 4500
Fuel System Electronic Fuel Injection
Engine Type Gas V6
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Trans Type 6
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.84
Clutch Size (in) NA
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.48
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.74
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/manual shift
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.41
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 2.77
Trans Order Code 44J
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.87
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.88
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.4 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Brake Type Pwr
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.0 x - TBD -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 41.0
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 17.0
Tires
Rear Tire Size P235/55R18
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Order Code TC5
Spare Tire Size Compact
Front Tire Size P235/55R18
Rear Tire Order Code TC5
Wheels
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 x - TBD -
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.8
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.1

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 Yes
Air Bag-Side Body-Rear No
Air Bag-Side Head-Front Yes
Air Bag-Side Head-Rear Yes
Brakes-ABS Yes
Child Safety Rear Door Locks Yes
Daytime Running Lights No
Traction Control Yes
Night Vision No
Rollover Protection Bars No
Fog Lamps No
Parking Aid No
Tire Pressure Monitor No
Back-Up Camera No
Stability Control Yes
Other Features Brake & engine actuated traction control
AdvanceTrac w/electronic stability control
Dual-stage front air bags w/front passenger sensing system
Front side-impact air bags
Safety Canopy front/rear curtain airbags w/rollover sensor
SOS Post-Crash Alert System
MyKey system -inc: top speed limiter, audio volume limiter,...
Personal safety system -inc: safety belt pretensioners,...
BeltMinder for driver/front passenger safety belts
Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH) system on rear...
Child safety rear door locks

Warranty

Warranty
Basic Miles/km 36,000
Basic Years 3
Corrosion Miles/km Unlimited
Corrosion Years 5
Drivetrain Miles/km 60,000
Drivetrain Years 5
Roadside Assistance Miles/km 60,000
Roadside Assistance Years 5

Other Specs

Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) - TBD -
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 150
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
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