• (4.2) 40 reviews
  • MSRP: $776$6,044
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 23
  • Engine: 153-hp, 3.0-liter V-6 (flexible; E85)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2005 Ford Taurus

Our Take on the 2005 Ford Taurus

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Handling
  • Visibility
  • Poor resale value
  • Aging design
  • ABS not standard

Notable Features

  • Choice of two 3.0-liter V-6s
  • Sedan and wagon body styles
  • Four-speed automatic
  • Optional side-impact airbags


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 40 reviews

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Unexpectedly Happy with this car

by Berti Lou from Council Bluffs, IA on January 30, 2012

Got this car late 2010. Was not looking for a Taurus. Thought they were styled for old people. Found this on the internet and loved the looks. It has a spoiler that gives it a sportier look.I bought i... Read Full Review

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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