Wait is over and Ford is again launching a new Taurus model and on their website you can see that it is going to be 2017 version of 2017 Ford Taurus SHO Sedan. The model is going through several tests right now and will be mainly focusing on the Chinese and North American markets. Tarus SHO model is going to be the 7th Gen model and will include some necessary changes. This model is mainly targeted to the businessmen and entrepreneurs.
Taurus has some great interior features to make the trips more comfortable and a one to remember.
– DEATC : Dual-zone electronic automatic temperature control ensures that the driver and front passenger are in their individualized comfort zones. Simply set the desired cabin temperature for even, continuous comfort.
– For Comfort and convenience: *Aluminium Pedals – Aluminum brake and accelerator pedals with power adjustment and memory come standard in Taurus SHO. *Ambient lighting – features light-emitting diodes (LEDs) that illuminate the front and rear footwells, door handles and two front cup-holders. *Front center floor console has armrest, covered storage, removable trinket tray and cupholders offers extra room to stow on-the-go essentials. *SHO has Power rear window sunshade and Universal garage door opener for additional comfort.
– Entertainment System: includes the audio system from Sony with clear phase and live acoustics. It also contains SiriusXM Radio.
– EcoBoost Badge: signals the power train innovation which provides impressive performance.
– Body Color door handles: Attractive and elegant body color exterior door handles.
– Easy Fuel: automatically seals when the fuel nozzle is removed, preventing harmful components to enter the environment.
– High Intensity Discharge (HID) Headlamps: The headlamps automatically turn on in low-light situations, or when the wipers are activated.
– Power Manroof: lets the travellers enjoy sun, moon or just some fresh air. Just a push of button all it takes to open the manroof.
– Rain Sensing Wipers: when activated, the sensors detect the strength of rain and adjusts the wiper speed.
Engine and Performance
Nothing has been announced officially regarding engine options for new 2017 SHO model. But for Chinese market new conventional Taurus model will use 2.7 twin turbo EcoBoost engine. More engines will be available for US market. The current Taurus has a 2.0 liter 4 cylinder engine that produces 240 HorsePower and base is 3.5 liter V-6 which delivers 288 HorsePower. SHO version now has twin-turbo 3.5 liter V-6 engine under its cover and it churns out 365 HorsePower. Some changes are expected at least for power and torque rates. Taurus SHO will also be enhanced with the latest Performance package which contains performance tuned suspension, enhanced steering, better brakes, and stability control.
2017 Ford Taurus SHO Price and Release
The new 2017 Ford Taurus SHO will have its base price around $28,220 (according to the caranddriver.com), but we find more releastics price of $46,575 (according to edmunds.com). You can already order your Ford SHO.