I purchased the car new for $15,000 in
1997 with Ford's .09 percent
financing. The car today only has
68,000 miles and I have never had any
major mechanical problems with it. The
only repair I have ever made was the
automatic window motor stopped working
but was fixed under warranty. I also
purchased a 1999 Taurus and have no
problems with it. For the money, this
car has been awesome and was a great
buy for the limited budget that I had.
Fold Down rear seats - I have hauled
more stuff in the trunk than I could
with other smaller cars. Power
Windows, locks, keyless entry, folddown
seats were plenty of features for a
young couple getting started at the
Continue to offer value packages (power
windows, locks, etc) on entry level
cars to attract more entry level buyers.
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