2010 Ford Taurus SHO Specifications

Last Updated: Aug 1, 2011

The 2010 Ford Taurus SHO Specifications are listed below along with the specifications for Taurus SHO competitors the 2010 Cadillac CTS and the 2010 Nissan Maxima.


2010 Cadillac CTS


2010 Ford Taurus SHO


2010 Nissan Maxima

Engine

Base Engine 3.0L VVT V-6 DI 3.5L Twin-Turbocharged Ecoboost V-6 3.5L DOHC V6
Top Engine 6.2L Supercharged V-8
Displacement (cc) 2994 3496
Horsepower (hp) 270 @ 7000RPM 365 @ 5500RPM 290 @ 6400RPM
Torque (ft/lbs) 223 @ 5700RPM 350 @ 1500RPM 261 @ 4400RPM

Exterior Measurements

Wheelbase (in) 113.40 112.90 109.30
Length (in) 191.60 202.90 190.60
Height (in) 58.00 60.70 57.80
Width (in) 72.50 76.20 73.20
Curb Weight (lbs) 3845.00 4368.00 3540.00

Interior Measurements

Front Headroom (in) 38.80 39.00 38.50
Rear Headroom (in) 37.20 37.80 36.40
Front Legroom (in) 42.40 41.90 43.80
Front Hiproom (in) 55.10 56.30 53.40
Rear Legroom 35.90 38.10 34.60
Rear Hiproom (in) 54.10 55.80 53.90
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.70 57.90 56.30
Rear Shoulder Room (in) 57.40 56.90 55.10
Seating Capacity 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (cu ft) 98.00 102.20 95.80
Cargo Volume (cu ft) 13.60 20.10 14.20

EPA Estimates

Base Eng Automatic: (City/Hwy/Combined) 18/27/22 17/25/20 19/26/22
Base Engine Manual: (City/Hwy/Combined) 16/26/19 // //
Top Engine Automatic: (City/Hwy/Combined) 12/18/14 // //
Top Engine Manual: (City/Hwy/Combined) 14/19/16 // //
Fuel (gal) 18.00 19.00 20.00
Required Fuel

Regular, Premium

Regular

Premium

Safety

Antilock Brakes
Four Wheel Antilock Brakes
Depowered Airbag
Passenger Airbag
Head Airbag
Side Airbag
Child Safety Seats
Traction Control
Stability Control

Crash Test Ratings

NHTSA Ratings

Passenger 5 5 4
Driver 4 5 4
Side Impact Front 5 5 5
Side Impact Rear 5 5 5
Rollover Rating 4 4 4

IIHS Ratings

Frontal Offset Good Good Good
Side Impact Good Good Good
Roof Strength Good Good Acceptable
Rear Crash Protection / Head Restraint Good Good Marginal