See how a 2016 Ford Taurus sizes up to its competition in Brakes And Stopping Near Verde Valley, AZ.


 
  • Jones Ford Verde Valley Journal
  • Nov 12th 2017 - 8 days ago
  • Verde Valley, AZ
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Compared To Nissan Maxima 2016



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the Maxima:

Taurus

Maxima

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

12.13 inches




Compared To BMW 3 Series Sedan 2016



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the 3 Series Sedan:

Taurus

320i/328i

340i

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12.3 inches

13.4 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.8 inches

13 inches

The Taurus stops much shorter than the 3 Series Sedan:

Taurus

3 Series Sedan

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

191 feet

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Compared To Dodge Charger 2016



For better stopping power the Taurus’ standard brake rotors are larger than those on the Charger:

Taurus

Charger

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

12.6 inches




Compared To Volvo S60 2016



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the S60:

Taurus

S60 T5

S60 T6 R-Design

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

11.8 inches

13.2 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.9 inches

11.9 inches

The Taurus SHO’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the S60 are solid, not vented.

The Taurus stops much shorter than the S60:

Taurus

S60

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

193 feet

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Compared To Mercedes C-Class Sedan 2016



For better stopping power the Taurus’ standard brake rotors are larger than those on the C-Class Sedan:

Taurus

C-Class Sedan

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

13 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.8 inches




Compared To Mazda 6 2016



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the Mazda6:

Taurus

Mazda6

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

11.7 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

10.9 inches

The Taurus SHO’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the Mazda6 are solid, not vented.

The Taurus stops shorter than the Mazda6:

Taurus

Mazda6

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

174 feet

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Compared To Subaru Legacy 2016



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the Legacy:

Taurus

Legacy 2.5i

Legacy 3.6R Limited

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

11.6 inches

12.4 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.8 inches

11.8 inches




Compared To Nissan Altima Sedan 2016



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the Altima Sedan:

Taurus

Altima Sedan

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

11.7 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.5 inches

The Taurus SHO’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the Altima Sedan are solid, not vented.

The Taurus stops much shorter than the Altima Sedan:

Taurus

Altima Sedan

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

188 feet

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