Compare 1997 Ford Taurus

1997 Ford Taurus
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4-Door Sedan G
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan G 20 28 $16,636 $17,995
4-Door Sedan GL 20 28 $17,337 $18,985
4-Door Wagon GL 19 27 $18,414 $20,195
4-Door Sedan LX 19 28 $19,673 $21,610
4-Door Wagon LX 18 26 $20,656 $22,715
4-Door Sedan SHO 17 26 $23,990 $26,460
Pricing
Invoice Price
$16,636
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$17,995
Monthly Payment Estimate
$300 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg
Highway
28 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Mid-Size
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in)
56.3
Front Shoulder Room (in)
57.4
Second Head Room (in)
36.2
Passenger Capacity
6
Second Shoulder Room (in)
56.6
Front Leg Room (in)
42.2
Front Hip Room (in)
55.8
Second Leg Room (in)
38.9
Front Head Room (in)
39.2
Passenger Volume (ft³)
101.0
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
61.6
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.4
Length, Overall (in)
197.5
Height, Overall (in)
55.1
Track Width, Rear (in)
61.4
Wheelbase (in)
108.5
Liftover Height (in)
24.8
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
73.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
15.8
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes
Brake ABS System
NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA
Brake Type
Power
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
8.9 x 1.5
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.8 x 1.0
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
16.0
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
16.0
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
38.0
Steering Type
Power Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.96
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
T32
Front Tire Size
P205/65R15
Spare Tire Size
T135/70R15
Front Tire Order Code
T32
Spare Tire Order Code
NA
Rear Tire Size
P205/65R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
125
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
1250
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
N/A
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3329
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0
Spare Wheel Size (in)
15 x 4.0
Rear Wheel Material
Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Material
Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
11.6
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
540
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
145 @ 5250
Engine Type
Gas V6
Fuel System
SEFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
170 @ 3250
Engine Order Code
99U
Displacement
3.0L/182
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
28
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
Electronic
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.26
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.54
Trans Order Code
44L
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.77
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD,
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.77
Clutch Size (in)
NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
Trans Type
4
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA
Summary
Body Style
4 Door Sedan G
Vehicle Name
Ford Taurus
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
36
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.75
Suspension Type - Rear
Quadralink
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
36
Suspension Type - Front
Indep MacPherson
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.87
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs

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