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


 
  • Jones Ford Wickenburg Journal
  • Jul 30th 2017 - 51 days ago
  • Wickenburg, AZ
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Compared To Jaguar XE 2017



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

 

Taurus

XE

XE (opt.)

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12.4 inches

13.8 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.8 inches

12.8 inches




Compared To Mercedes E-Class Sedan 2017



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

 

Taurus

E-Class Sedan

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12.7 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.8 inches




Compared To Kia Optima 2017



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

 

Taurus

Optima

Optima SX/SX Limited

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12 inches

12.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.2 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 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 Chevrolet Impala 2017



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 Mercedes C-Class Sedan 2017



For better stopping power the Taurus’ standard brake rotors are larger than those on the C-Class Sedan:

 

Taurus

C-Class Sedan

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

13 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.8 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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Compared To Cadillac ATS Sedan 2017



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

 

Taurus

ATS Sedan

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

12.4 inches