The 2015 Ford Taurus features a standard 3.5-liter DOHC V-6 engine, a wide stance for performance-style handling, an SHO grille and 20-inch wheels. The standard 24-valve DOHC engine delivers 288 horsepower. The 2015 Taurus has an optional 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged EcoBoost V-6 engine or 2.0-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder engine.
The Taurus's standard 3.5-liter V-6 engine is paired with a front-wheel drive-train, and it achieves 19 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway. The optional EcoBoost V-6 engine delivers 365 horsepower and 350 pounds of torque per foot. This direct injection engine is coupled with all-wheel drive, and it achieves 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway. The optional four-cylinder EcoBoost engine delivers 240 horsepower and 270 pounds of torque per foot. This inline-four engine is coupled with front-wheel drive and achieves 22 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway.
The Taurus's SHO grille features a bold design with Piano Black mesh, while a rear spoiler accents the sporty, aerodynamic look at the back of the car. The interior of this four-door sedan offers SHO seats trimmed in Charcoal Black. These performance seats feature optional Mayan Gray Miko suede inserts or embroidered SHO logos. The car's 20-inch wheels are available in low-gloss aluminum, polished aluminum or machined aluminum with painted pockets.