2018 Ford Taurus vs 2018 Chevy Impala
The longstanding flagship of the Ford sedan lineup is back and better than ever, and we’ve got it right here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA. We’re talking, of course, about the 2018 Ford Taurus, which continues the model’s long tradition of offering power, fuel efficiency, space and capability ratings that blow away the competition.
To see what we mean, all you need to do is peruse this 2018 Ford Taurus versus 2018 Chevy Impala head-to-head model comparison. After you’ve looked everything over, you’ll see exactly why the new Ford Taurus lineup has everything anyone in the market for a new sedan is looking for. You’ll also see exactly how Ford adds another victory over Chevrolet in the long and heated rivalry between the two automotive companies.
2018 Ford Taurus
2018 Chevy Impala
|288 HP & 254 lb-ft.||Standard Horsepower & Torque||197 HP & 191 lb-ft.|
|365 HP & 350 lb-ft.||Available Horsepower & Torque||305 HP & 264 lb-ft.|
|20.1 ft.3||Trunk Space||18.8 ft.3|
2018 Ford Taurus Lineup: More Standard Power, More Available Power and More Cargo Space than the 2018 Chevrolet Impala Lineup
As seen in the above table, there’s really nothing the 2018 Chevy Impala lineup can do that the 2018 Ford Taurus lineup can’t do better. In fact, the only category in which the new Chevy Impala lineup matches the new Ford Taurus lineup is engine options, where both lineups offer two engine choices. That, however, is where the similarities end and the 2018 Taurus lineup begins to exert its dominance.
That’s because the two engine options for the 2018 Ford Taurus lineup are far more powerful than the two engine options for the 2018 Chevrolet Impala lineup. More specifically, the standard engine of the new Ford Taurus lineup offers 288 horsepower and 254 pound-feet of torque, whereas the standard engine of the new Chevrolet Impala lineup offers only 197 horsepower and 191 pound-feet of torque. The available engine for the 2018 Taurus lineup provides 365 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque, whereas the available engine for the 2018 Impala lineup provides only 305 horsepower and 264 pound-feet of torque.
You’re also getting more trunk space with a new Taurus. That’s because the trunk of the 2018 Ford Taurus provides 20.1 cubic-feet of space, while the trunk of the 2018 Chevy Impala provides only 18.8 cubic-feet of space.
For more on the 2018 Ford Taurus lineup, please contact our Akins Ford staff near Atlanta, GA.