Check out all the 2017 Ford Taurus Engine Options

By Admin | Posted in Ford, Ford Taurus on Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 at 3:45 pm
How many engines are offered on the 2017 Ford Taurus?

How many engines are offered on the 2017 Ford Taurus?

The 2017 Ford Taurus will be making its debut soon. The latest version of Ford’s powerful and capable large sedan is ready to serve as a moving living room for car drivers everywhere. At the heart of the 2017 Taurus are multiple powerful engine options. So how many engines are offered on the 2017 Ford Taurus?

2017 Ford Taurus Standard Engine

Base 2017 Ford Taurus models come equipped with a 3.5-liter V-6 engine. This power source delivers a very respectable 288 horsepower and 254 pound-feet of torque. Fuel economy estimates on the engine are rated at an also respectable 18 miles per gallon in the city and 27 miles per gallon on the highways. The 3.5-liter base V-6 delivers an excellent blend of power and fuel economy for drivers looking for both practicality and fun.

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2017 Ford Taurus EcoBoost Engine Options

Two entries from Ford’s EcoBoost engine lineup are available on the 2017 Ford Taurus. First up is Ford’s 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. The horsepower number drop with the smaller engine down to 240, but the turbocharger increases the torque to 270 pound-feet. The four-cylinder EcoBoost also earns the best fuel economy ratings available on the Taurus, earning 20 miles per gallon in the city and 29 miles per gallon on the highways.

The final engine offered on the new Taurus is Ford’s powerful 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6. On the Taurus, this engine maxes out both the performance numbers, turning in 365 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque. That power is sent to all four wheels via the standard all-wheel drive included on Taurus models equipped with this engine. The all-wheel drive cuts into the fuel economy estimates, which check in at 16 miles per gallon in the city and 24 miles per gallon on the highways.

Once it arrives, be sure to take the 2017 Ford Taurus for a test drive at Akins Ford. While you wait, take a look at our selection to learn more about everything we have to offer at Akins Ford.