See how a 2017 Ford Taurus sizes up to its competition in Brakes And Stopping Near Camp Verde, AZ.


 
  • Jones Ford Verde Valley Journal
  • Aug 27th 2017 - 27 days ago
  • Camp Verde, AZ
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Compared To Lincoln Continental 2017



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 Continental are solid, not vented.




Compared To BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe 2017



For better stopping power the Taurus’ standard front brake rotors are larger than those on the 6 Series Gran Coupe:

 

Taurus

6 Series Gran Coupe

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

13.7 inches

The Taurus stops shorter than the 6 Series Gran Coupe:

 

Taurus

6 Series Gran Coupe

 

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

170 feet

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Compared To Nissan Altima Sedan 2017



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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Compared To BMW 5 Series Sedan 2017



For better stopping power the Taurus’ standard brake rotors are larger than those on the 5 Series Sedan:

 

Taurus

5 Series Sedan

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

13.7 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

13 inches




Compared To Volkswagen CC 2017



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

 

Taurus

CC

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12.3 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.1 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 CC are solid, not vented.

The Taurus stops much shorter than the CC:

 

Taurus

CC

 

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

187 feet

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Compared To Buick LaCrosse 2017



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

 

Taurus

LaCrosse

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.3 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 LaCrosse are solid, not vented.

The Taurus stops shorter than the LaCrosse:

 

Taurus

LaCrosse

 

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

173 feet

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Compared To Cadillac CTS Sedan 2017



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

 

Taurus

CTS Sedan

CTS Sedan V-Sport

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12.6 inches

13.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

12.4 inches

12.4 inches




Compared To Cadillac XTS 2017



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

 

Taurus

XTS

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

13.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

12.4 inches

The Taurus stops much shorter than the XTS:

 

Taurus

XTS

 

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

179 feet

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