'07 Taurus replaces Nissan
By Jim Frederick on
2007 Ford Taurus SE Fleet 4dr Sedan (3.0L 6cyl 4A)
I've owned '88, '94, '97,'02,and now the '07 Taurus. The '02 was the best overall. I like a combination of reasonable size, safety, and overall economy of operation. I'm averaging right at 27mpg overall with most of my driving on the interstate. I did better on my '02 with the 24V engine. My current '07 has 3 front seatbelts which allows for six passengers, something many newer sedans do not offer. If I had the purchase to do over I would find the SEL model for some better interior quality and for extra features however this seems to be a good car so far. Only one issue so far: front driver side window went down but would not come up. Only happened one time. I think something may be loose.
Roomy interior. Good power. Seemingly good value for the price.
Being discontinued I hope the reliability hasn't suffered by shutting down the product line. Time will tell. Would really like to see 30 mpg highway at 65 mph.