2016 Ford Taurus Sedan SHO New Platform
In the next year, the 2016 Ford Taurus will be redesigned. The Ford Company wished a really expanding makeover. As the result, there will be numerous changes to be expected from the new Taurus. In addition to the totally new platform, lighter body, better interior, and improved EPA fuel economy, the 2016 Taurus will also receive fresh engine lineup as well as new transmission, too. Due to all of these changes, practically the 2016 Taurus will be a totally a new vehicle, with better performance, style and comfort. This main redesign will provide the driver a totally new feel in terms of the appearance because while keeping its unique design language the new 2016 Taurus SHO will have its exterior updated according to the latest contemporary design trends.
2016 Ford Taurus New Platform
Even though the recent Taurus was already a really nicely-built auto, it will not stand a chance against today’s modern competition. The manufacturer of the Taurus understood this and thus, they took action. The new 2016 Ford Taurus is expected to correct one of the biggest flaws of its predecessor, thanks to the vast use of aluminum and of course the new platform making the Taurus is significantly lighter. The fresher platform, which is quite similar to one found under the hood of the 2015 Fusion lineup of Ford, gives more durability, while being light weight. As Ford had to adjust the aluminum platform, so that the body of 2016 Taurus, which is considerably larger than the body of 2015 Fusion, could perfectly fit.
2016 Ford Taurus Exterior and Interior
2016 Ford Taurus has undergone a redesign also by bringing new features on the exterior and interior. For the exterior, this new fascia will likely come with more dynamic and sleek appearance. For the interior, there is likely more passengers space aviable. There are some speculations saying that the extended cabin space will be made by decreasing the size of the trunk space.
2016 Ford Taurus New Engines
The 2016 Taurus will likely come with three new engines although this prediction is not official information. It is expected that the car keeps the existed turbocharged 2.0-L 4-cylinder engine with the second engine could be a 2.3-L EcoBoost motor, which is also seen in the 2015 Mustang. It is also hoped that Ford will also keep another engine for the 2016 Ford Taurus from the previous Taurus SHO version, the V-6 engine capable of producing 365 hp.
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