2008 Ford Taurus X Limited 4dr Wagon AWD (3.5L 6cyl 6A)
The Taurus X was an instant wow! Luxurious ride, refined interior, exclusion of road noise. You can't hear someone standing outside of the vehicle talking to you even when the vehicle is shut down and all systems are off! This thing floats over the bumps with its extended wheelbase and handles better than any vehicle that we test drove with the exception of the Landrover LR2 which also handled equally as well. My wife who's afraid to drive anything too big says it drives like a large sedan. We bought the limited version for just a few hundred over invoice and have no regrets. If you must fit 3 in the second row of the vehicle this is the only vehicle that can make everyone comfortable.
Refined ride, plenty of pickup, no road noise, smooth shifting through the gears, easy to drive, car like ride, luxurious interior, uses regular gasoline
Make the moonroof bigger like the Ford Edge's. Add cross bars to the roof rack, improve mpg (we know that you can do better than 16 mpg city and 24 highway) make a hybrid electric version.
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