by das66 on Feb 10, 2013 Vehicle: 2011 Ford Crown Victoria LX Fleet 4dr Sedan (4.6L 8cyl 4A)
The car is surprisingly noisy at highway speeds and feels cheap.
The road noise coupled with the growling
exhaust note at acceleration made me feel like I was driving a smaller import.
I was also surprised at how much you feel bumps during normal driving. It didn't have that big car ride. I will give it high marks for braking since it has four wheel disc brakes.
The interior is just plain dull and cheap. I guess considering the majority of these become taxis and law enforcement vehicles interior design is not a high priority.
My '96 Buick Roadmaster embarrasses this car in every catagory and thats a difference of 15 years!
by deep_southwest on Dec 11, 2012 Vehicle: 2011 Ford Crown Victoria LX Fleet 4dr Sedan (4.6L 8cyl 4A)
From the first gen mustang, the full size Bronco, the 90's taurus, the 7.3 diesel powerstroke, and now the Crown Victoria; Ford has developed a reputation for killing the winners...Why Ford didnt throw a couple bucks into an updated interior, along with exploring options such as offering this vehicle with the newer Ecoboost and Coyote V-8 engines will forever be a mystery.