2006 Ford Five Hundred SE 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl CVT)
I have had a great experience with this car. I got it new as a company car and bought it from the company when I left other than the recall on the brakes in the first year there has been no issues with this car. I live in the northeast and the car is great in the snow. (traction control) on the 2 wheel drive model has never left me stranded or feeling insecure on snowy or icy roads. I love this car! It has 80,000 miles on it and will run for another 100,000.
Seats are incredibly comfortable and with command seating you sit up higher than a car and lower than an SUV. I have driven this car as long as 12 hours in one day and never felt stiff or uncomfortable. The trunk is huge along with the living room size back seat. The sound system is excellent.
They should have kept the badge of 500 instead of converting it to the Taurus name.