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


 
  • Jones Ford Wickenburg Journal
  • May 18th 2017 - 97 days ago
  • Wickenburg, AZ
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Compared To Lexus ES Series 2016



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

Taurus

ES Series

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

11.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11 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 ES Series are solid, not vented.




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 Audi A4 2017



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the A4:

Taurus

A4

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

13.3 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

13 inches




Compared To Kia Optima 2016



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

Taurus

Optima

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.2 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 Optima are solid, not vented.

The Taurus stops much shorter than the Optima:

Taurus

Optima

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

185 feet

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Compared To Kia Cadenza 2016



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

Taurus

Cadenza

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.2 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 Cadenza are solid, not vented.

The Taurus stops much shorter than the Cadenza:

Taurus

Cadenza

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

186 feet

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Compared To Toyota Avalon 2016



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

Taurus

Avalon

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

11.7 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 Avalon are solid, not vented.

The Taurus stops much shorter than the Avalon:

Taurus

Avalon

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

178 feet

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Compared To Audi A4 2016



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the A4:

Taurus

A4

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.8 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 A4 are solid, not vented.




Compared To Chevrolet Impala 2016



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

Taurus

Impala

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

12.4 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 Impala are solid, not vented.

The Taurus stops much shorter than the Impala:

Taurus

Impala

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

178 feet

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