Ford Taurus

2006 Ford Taurus

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  • (4.3) 44 reviews
  • MSRP: $935$7,239
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 23
  • Engine: 153-hp, 3.0-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2006 Ford Taurus

Our Take on the 2006 Ford Taurus

Even though Ford launched its new Five Hundred sedan for 2005, the automaker's midsize Taurus continues into the 2006 model year with a simplified lineup and a single V-6 choice. Four-door sedans are offered in SE and SEL trim levels. SEL models gained woodgrain trim on the console, doors an... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Handling
  • Visibility
  • Poor resale value
  • Nearly extinct design
  • ABS not standard

Notable Features

  • 153-hp, 3.0-liter V-6
  • Sedan body style only
  • Four-speed automatic
  • Optional side-impact airbags

2006 Ford Taurus Reviews

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 44 reviews

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Most Reliable car I've ever owned

by Carfenatic from St. Paul Minnesota on July 8, 2011

We have had our Ford Taurus for about 3 years now and have put over 100,000 miles on it. We bought it with 15,000 miles for $7,000. We have had no problems with the vehical. We even went 10,000 miles ... Read Full Review

2 Trim Levels Available

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2006 Ford Taurus Safety Ratings

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There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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