The Revolution of the Ford Taurus …The 2013 Taurus SHO completely redesigned will surely surprise you
Krystle Yvonne Smart
El Lider USA and Avenida
The new generation Taurus SHO promises a fierce fight to the competition, the 2013 model presents a very sleek and modern appearance that will please all buyers, an upgraded classic body styling with a complete new hood, and the improvements that have been applied to the entire vehicle define it as a premium class car.
I drove this new 2013 Taurus SHO, this is the high-Performance model; The Taurus is a Premium class car, and is very luxurious, in the past the Ford Taurus was never considered as a luxury car, but the 2013 Taurus changes that notion with a very upscale and distinctive design.
Taurus drives smooth and glides like butter; The New Taurus is very distinguished, offering great quality and value, the car has a beautiful new appearance, it’s lines flow nicely from front to back, bold, sharp lines, dynamic, angular lines makes the new grille standout, and the unique Piano Black mesh is clean, a wide stance gives the new Taurus great presence.
On the road, the Taurus has no equal, it drives with control, delivering a stable handling on corners and curves, it’s refined suspension is tuned precisely.
The New Taurus exhibits high quality and craftsmanship all around, the interior is truly exceptional, loaded with all amenities, a very stylish interior and console has been engineered, supremely comfortable seating with Multi-contour Seats equipped with Active Motion is very spacious for all its occupants, also Heated/Cooled Front and Rear Seats, and Heated Steering Wheel, a feature I appreciated driving in a rainy and cold day in Oregon.
A Sony Premium Audio System and HD Radio with ambient lighting, a Projector -Beam Halogen Headlamps,and LED Taillamps are included, an Intelligent Access with Push- Button Start is also available.
The Taurus is equipped with a 3.5lL TI-VCT and 3.5L EcoBoost Engine, also available is a new 2.0L Eco Boost Engine, All-Wheel Drive, 6-speed select Shift, Sport -Tuned Suspension, Curve control will slow you down when it senses that you are going too fast through a particular curve, the throttle reduction and a 4-Wheel braking its always active helping you maintain control.
Standard on all Taurus models , is an advance Trac with electronic stability control.(ESC) Torque Vectoring Control system transfers torque to the wheels that have the most grip providing a firm control on the road.
The technology and intelligent service in the new Taurus is superb and well mastered; Tech features such as SYNC with MyFord or MyFord touch ,lets you control your phone, music , and much more.
Voice activated Navigation System with Sirius XM Traffic Travel Link, BLIS with Cross-Traffic alert (blind spot alert) and Electric Power-Assisted Steering, Active Park Assist take the hassle out of parallel parking; Adaptive Cruise Control, automatically slows the vehicle when traffic ahead slows down.
The new Taurus is beautiful, and distinctive Rear Spoiler on the SHO model give it a very sporty look, improving its aerodynamic properties helping with the stability of the vehicle,all models offer a Rear Spoiler design and Dual Exhaust