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


 
  • Jones Ford Wickenburg Journal
  • Sep 19th 2017 - 328 days ago
  • Wickenburg, AZ
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Compared To Volkswagen CC 2016



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

Taurus

CC 2.0T

CC VR6

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12.3 inches

13.4 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.1 inches

12.2 inches

The Taurus stops shorter than the CC:

Taurus

CC

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

177 feet

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Compared To BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe 2016



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 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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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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Compared To BMW 5 Series Sedan 2016



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

Taurus

528i

550i

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

13.3 inches

13.7 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

13 inches

13.6 inches

The Taurus stops shorter than the 5 Series Sedan:

Taurus

5 Series Sedan

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

172 feet

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Compared To Hyundai Azera 2015



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

Taurus

Azera

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 Azera are solid, not vented.

The Taurus stops shorter than the Azera:

Taurus

Azera

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

173 feet

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Compared To Cadillac XTS 2016



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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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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