1996 Ford Taurus

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10 reviews
Available Price Range $231-$4,943 Trims6 Combined MPG 23-24 Seats 5-6

Our Take on the 1996 Ford Taurus

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Amid complaints that you could buy a Taurus in any color, but not cheaply, Ford brought out a price leader Taurus G sedan for 1996 that's carried into 1997 with one change, a new blue denim exterior color. The prices stays at $18,545, which includes $550 for freight. The G keeps it simple with black rather than body-colored side moldings, rocker panels and mirrors. There's also no pow... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

3.9 out of 5

Based on 10 reviews

Taurus wagon, best bang for the family buck

by njvig64 from new jersey on April 30, 2010

The Ford Taurus wagon may not be the most beautiful thing to look at, but went it comes to hauling your family (up to 8 people) and getting 21 mpg while traveling at 75-80 mph on the highway, the 3.0 ... Read Full Review

6 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


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There are currently 8 recalls for this car.

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