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2011 Ford Taurus

2011 Ford Taurus Rebates and Incentives

Prices and Incentives

Dealer Price:
$25,420 - $38,020

Original MSRP:
$23,573 - $34,913

2011 Ford Taurus Review
The 2011 Ford Taurus is a 4-door, 7-passenger new sedan that has been carried over from 2010. The 2011 Ford Taurus is offered in 6 models beginning with the SE FWD and extending to the SHO AWD. The 2011 Ford Taurus SE FWD has a 3.5 liter, V6, 263hp engine while the SHO AWD has a 3.5 liter, V6, 365hp, turbo engine. All models have a 6-speed automatic transmission. The 2011 Ford Taurus carries a 36,000/36 month basic warranty and averages over 10 MPG in the city and 28mpg on the highway.

The 2011 Ford Taurus SHO AWD comes with the following standard features: full power accessories, vehicle anti-theft, rear child safety door locks, traction control, stability control, hill start control, ABS brakes, AWD, roadside assistance warranty, Bluetooth® wireless access, CD player, MP3 player, front fog lights, automatic headlights, front air dam, rear spoiler, automatic climate controls, rear ducts, air filter, compass, outside temperature gauge, steering wheel mounted controls, tire pressure monitor, cruise control, trip computer, engine start/stop button, leather steering wheel, universal garage door opener, power foot pedals, access card key, power trunk, rear electronic parking aid with camera, trunk anti-trap, front dual power/leather/lumbar seats, power/heated/memory exterior mirrors, illuminated vanity mirrors and tinted glass. *All listed features may not come standard on other models.

Some optional upgrades for the 2011 Ford Models include - a cargo organizer, a remote start, a navigation system, a performance package, an option group package and a smoker's package.

The 2011 Ford Taurus is a new car under $30,000 that has a starting price of $25,355.
Warranty Information
Basic: 3 Years/36,000 Miles
Recalls Issued
US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 14V285000
Mfg's Report Date MAY 28, 2014
Component EXTERIOR LIGHTING
Number of Units Affected 183425
Summary Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2010-2014 Taurus vehicles manufactured November 24, 2008, through February 28, 2014, originally sold in, or currently registered in, Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia, Wisconsin and the District of Columbia. When used in areas that use road salt, the license plate lamp assembly may experience an electro-chemical reaction and corrosion as a result of water intrusion.
Consequence This corrosion may result in a short circuit, increasing the risk of a fire.
Remedy Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the license plate lamp assemblies, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on July 25, 2014. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-800-392-3673. Ford's number for this recall is 14S08. Note: Under program 14R01, Ford will notify owners in non-corrosion states, and, at the customer's request, dealers will replace the license plate lamp assembly.
Dates of Manufacture NOV 23, 2008 to FEB 27, 2014
Manufacturer Recall Number 14S08

2011 Ford Taurus Models & Prices

2011 Ford Taurus SE
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn SE FWD $25,420 $23,573 $384 / Month*

2011 Ford Taurus SEL
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn SEL FWD $27,620 $25,553 $417 / Month*
4dr Sdn SEL AWD $29,470 $27,218 $444 / Month*

2011 Ford Taurus Limited
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn Limited FWD $32,020 $29,513 $481 / Month*
4dr Sdn Limited AWD $33,870 $31,178 $508 / Month*

2011 Ford Taurus SHO
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
4dr Sdn SHO AWD $38,020 $34,913 $569 / Month*

2011 Ford Taurus Features and Standard Equipment

EXTERIOR Features
SE SEL Limited SHO
17" painted sparkle silver aluminum wheels      
18" painted sparkle silver aluminum wheels      
19" chrome-clad aluminum wheels      
19" painted luster nickel aluminum wheels      
Automatic wiper-activated halogen headlamps  
Automatic wiper-activated HID headlamps      
Black pwr mirrors      
Body-color door handles
Body-color heated pwr mirrors -inc: memory, puddle lamps, auto-dimming driver side mirror      
Body-color heated pwr mirrors -inc: puddle lamps      
Chrome accent heated pwr mirrors -inc: memory, puddle lamps      
Compact spare tire
Fixed interval intermittent windshield wipers
Incandescent tail lamps -inc: chrome surround    
Incandescent tail lamps -inc: red surround    
P235/55R18 all-season BSW tires      
P235/60R17 all-season BSW tires      
P255/45R19 all-season BSW tires      
P255/45VR19 all-season BSW tires      
Rear spoiler      
Remote perimeter lighting
Solar tinted glass
Supplemental park lamps  
INTERIOR Features
SE SEL Limited SHO
(3) auxiliary pwr points
60/40 split fold-flat rear seat w/adjustable head restraints -inc: fold down armrest w/cupholders
Air conditioning w/particulate air filter      
Aluminum pedals      
Ambient lighting    
Cargo net    
Cruise control
Delayed accessory lighting
Dual-zone air conditioning w/automatic temp control, particulate air filter  
Electrochromic rearview mirror      
Electrochromic rearview mirror w/microphone    
Front cloth bucket seats -inc: 6-way pwr driver seat w/manual lumbar/recline, 2-way manual passenger seat      
Front dome/map lamp
Front seatback map pockets
Front sill plates w/bright metal insert    
Front unique cloth bucket seats -inc: 6-way pwr driver seat w/manual lumbar, 2-way manual passenger seat      
Front/rear carpeted floor mats -inc: LIMITED branded front floor mats  
Front/rear carpeted floor mats -inc: LIMITED branded front floor mats -inc: SHO branded front floor mats      
Instrumentation cluster -inc: message center w/trip computer      
Instrumentation cluster -inc: message center w/trip computer, compass, outside temp  
Intelligent access w/push button start (PEPS)      
Interior woodgrain trim      
Leather 10-way pwr front bucket seats -inc: driver seat memory, Miko suede inserts      
Leather-wrapped shift knob w/chrome insert  
Leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping steering wheel -inc: cruise & audio controls      
Leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping steering wheel w/wood trim -inc: cruise & audio controls      
Lockable glove box w/damped door
Perforated leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping steering wheel -inc: cruise & audio controls      
Perforated-leather 10-way pwr front bucket seats -inc: driver seat memory      
Perimeter anti-theft alarm  
Pwr door locks
Pwr windows w/driver one-touch up/down    
Pwr windows w/driver one-touch up/down & front passenger controls      
Pwr windows w/driver one-touch up/down & front passenger controls -inc: driver/passenger global-open controls      
Rear seat heat ducts
Rear seat reading lamps
Rear window defroster
Remote keyless entry w/SecuriCode entry keypad -inc: integrated key-head transmitter
SecuriLock passive anti-theft system
Sliding front sunvisors w/illuminated visor vanity mirrors
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel -inc: cruise & audio controls      
Universal garage door opener    
Vinyl-wrapped front center console -inc: armrest, front covered cupholders/storage bin, removable trinket tray  
Vinyl-wrapped front center console -inc: armrest, storage bin & removable trinket tray      
Woven aluminum interior trim      
MECHANICAL Features
SE SEL Limited SHO
3.5L V6 Duratec engine  
3.5L V6 GTDI EcoBoost engine      
4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes w/brake assist  
4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes w/brake assist -inc: black brake calipers      
6-speed automatic transmission -inc: hill mode      
6-speed SelectShift automatic transmission -inc: paddle activation  
All-wheel drive  
Dual chrome exhaust tips  
Easy Fuel capless refueling
Electronic pwr actuated steering (EPAS)      
Front wheel drive  
Pwr steering  
Split dual chrome exhaust tips      
Unique sport-tuned suspension      
SAFETY Features
SE SEL Limited SHO
AdvanceTrac w/electronic stability control
BeltMinder for driver/front passenger safety belts
Brake & engine actuated traction control
Child safety rear door locks
Dual-stage front air bags w/front passenger sensing system
Front side-impact air bags
Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH) system on rear outboard seat locations
MyKey system -inc: top speed limiter, audio volume limiter, early low fuel warning, programmable speed alert chimes, BeltMinder w/audio mute
Personal safety system -inc: safety belt pretensioners, load-limiting retractors, driver seat position sensing, crash severity sensing
Rear view camera *Rearview mirror based. Displays through navigation system when 58N Navigation System is ordered*    
Reverse sensing    
Safety Canopy front/rear curtain airbags w/rollover sensor
SOS Post-Crash Alert System
ENTERTAINMENT Features
SE SEL Limited SHO
AM/FM stereo w/6-disc CD/MP3 changer -inc: additional IP center speaker & amplifier    
AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player -inc: (6) speakers, audio input jack    
Satellite radio -inc: 6-month pre-paid subscription *N/A in AK or HI*  
SYNC voice-activated communications & entertainment system -inc: Bluetooth capability, steering wheel audio controls, USB port, audio input jack, 911 assist, vehicle health report, turn-by-turn navigation, real-time traffic    

2011 Ford Taurus Options and Addition Equipment

ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT Options
SE SEL Limited SHO
2.77 FINAL DRIVE RATIO
20" 5-SPOKE PAINTED ALUMINUM WHEELS      
3.39 FINAL DRIVE RATIO      
ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL -inc: collision warning & brake support (N/A w/12S SHO Performance Pkg) (REQ: 401A or 402A Rapid Spec Order Code)      
ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL -inc: collision warning & brake support (REQ: 302A or 303A Rapid Spec Order Code)      
ALL WEATHER FLOOR MATS (DIO)
CARGO ORGANIZER (DIO)
FRONT LICENSE PLATE BRACKET
HEATED LEATHER FRONT BUCKET SEATS -inc: 6-way pwr front passenger seat      
MULTI-CONTOUR SEAT W/ACTIVE MOTION (REQ: 301A or 303A Rapid Spec Order Code)      
MULTI-CONTOUR SEAT W/ACTIVE MOTION (REQ: 401A or 402A Rapid Spec Order Code)      
MULTI-CONTOUR SEAT W/ACTIVE MOTION (REQ: 88N Heated Front Leather Seats)      
POWERCODE REMOTE START SYSTEM (DIO)
PRICED DORA
PWR MOONROOF (REQ: 201A or 202A Rapid Spec Order Code)      
PWR MOONROOF -inc: global open controls (REQ: 301A, 302A or 303A Rapid Spec Order Code)      
SHO PERFORMANCE PKG -inc: performance brake pads, EPAS calibrated steering, ESC track mode, 3.16 final drive ratio, 20" 5-spoke painted luster nickel aluminum wheels, P245/45YR20 performance tires, tire mobility kit, sport tuned suspension, unique shocks & springs (N/A w/51A Adaptive Cruise Control) *Deletes STD spare tire*      
SMOKERS PACK W/ASH/COIN CUP (DIO)
VOICE-ACTIVATED NAVIGATION SYSTEM -inc: in-dash screen, single disc CD/DVD/MP3 player w/40GB hard drive, integrated SIRIUS Travel Link, HD Radio (REQ: 302A or 303A Rapid Spec Order Code) *Vehicle navigation system & SIRIUS Travel Link replace SYNC traffic, directions & info services functionality* *SIRIUS Travel Link service N/A in AK or HI*      
VOICE-ACTIVATED NAVIGATION SYSTEM -inc: in-dash screen, single disc CD/DVD/MP3 player w/40GB hard drive, integrated SIRIUS Travel Link, HD Radio (REQ: 401A or 402A Rapid Spec Order Code) *Vehicle navigation system & SIRIUS Travel Link replace SYNC traffic, directions & info services functionality* *SIRIUS Travel Link service N/A in AK or HI*      
EMISSIONS Options
SE SEL Limited SHO
CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS *Required on units for CA, CT, MA, ME, MD, NJ, NY, OR, PA, RI, VT & WA registration. Optional for Cross-Border States*
CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS EXEMPTION FOR PUBLIC SERVICE/EMERGENCY VEHICLES *This exemption may only apply in certain states. Ordering dealer is responsible to contact the proper state authorities for clarification on qualifying exempted vehicles for registration. Only available on units sold for authorized public service or emergency service use.* (REQ: 423 Emissions)
CALIFORNIA EMISSIONS NOT REQUIRED (REQ: Standard Emissions) *For units shipped or sold to California Emissions States dealers for registration out of state* *N/A in ME, VT, or RI*
FEDERAL EMISSIONS STATE DEALER ORDER FOR CALIFORNIA EMISSION STATES REGISTRATION (REQ: 422 Emissions) *It is a violation of federal law for a Federal-State dealer to sell a vehicle with 422 California Emissions System, unless the vehicle will be registered in a California-Emissions or Cross-border State. Federal dealers ordering vehicles with 422 are required to also use code 93N to attest that the vehicle is being sold/delivered to a customer intending to register the vehicle in a California-Emissions or Cross-Border State.*
STANDARD EMISSIONS
ENGINE Options
SE SEL Limited SHO
3.5L V6 DURATEC ENGINE (STD)  
3.5L V6 GTDI ECOBOOST ENGINE (STD)      
PAINT Options
SE SEL Limited SHO
BORDEAUX RESERVE RED METALLIC  
EBONY BLACK
GOLD LEAF METALLIC    
INGOT SILVER METALLIC
KONA BLUE METALLIC
RED CANDY METALLIC TINTED  
STERLING GRAY METALLIC
TUXEDO BLACK METALLIC *No Longer Factory Orderable, See Dealer for Current Availability*
WHITE PLATINUM METALLIC TRI-COAT  
WHITE SUEDE    
PAINT SCHEME Options
SE SEL Limited SHO
STANDARD PAINT
SEAT TRIM Options
SE SEL Limited SHO
CHARCOAL BLACK, CLOTH SEAT TRIM      
CHARCOAL BLACK, LEATHER SEAT TRIM (REQ: 88N Heated Front Leather Seats)      
CHARCOAL BLACK, PERFORATED LEATHER SEAT TRIM      
CHARCOAL BLACK, PERFORATED LEATHER SEAT TRIM W/MIKO SUEDE INSERTS & ACCENT STITCHING      
CHARCOAL BLACK/UMBER, PERFORATED LEATHER SEAT TRIM W/MIKO SUEDE INSERTS & ACCENT STITCHING      
LIGHT STONE, CLOTH SEAT TRIM      
LIGHT STONE, CLOTH SEAT TRIM -inc: Brown Olive Ash instrument panel appliques      
LIGHT STONE, LEATHER SEAT TRIM -inc: Brown Olive Ash instrument panel appliques (REQ: 88N Heated Front Leather Seats)      
LIGHT STONE, PERFORATED LEATHER SEAT TRIM      
SERIES ORDER CODE Options
SE SEL Limited SHO
100A RAPID SPEC ORDER CODE -inc: base vehicle      
200A RAPID SPEC ORDER CODE -inc: base vehicle      
201A RAPID SPEC ORDER CODE -inc: SYNC voice-activated communications & entertainment system w/Bluetooth capability, USB port, 911 assist, vehicle health reports, traffic reports, GPS-based turn-by-turn directions & info services, reverse sensing system      
202A RAPID SPEC ORDER CODE -inc: SYNC voice-activated communications & entertainment system w/Bluetooth capability, USB port, 911 assist, vehicle health reports, traffic reports, GPS-based turn-by-turn directions & info services, reverse sensing system, ambient lighting, intelligent access w/push button start, rear view camera, pwr adjustable pedals, AM/FM stereo w/6-disc CD/MP3 changer, Sony (12) speaker premium audio system, 19" painted sparkle aluminum wheels w/P255/45R19 performance tires, 3.16 final drive ratio *Rear view camera displays in rear view mirror* *GROSS*      
300A RAPID SPEC ORDER CODE -inc: base vehicle      
301A RAPID SPEC ORDER CODE -inc: branded front floor mats, heated/cooled front seats, heated rear seats, rear window pwr sunshade      
302A RAPID SPEC ORDER CODE -inc: branded front floor mats, pwr adjustable pedals w/memory, auto high beam headlamps, rain sensing wipers, Blind Spot Information System (BLIS) w/cross traffic alert, electrochromic exterior driver side mirror, intelligent access w/push button start, Sony (12) speaker premium audio system      
303A RAPID SPEC ORDER CODE -inc: branded front floor mats, heated/cooled front seats, heated rear seats, rear window pwr sunshade, pwr adjustable pedals w/memory, auto high beam headlamps, rain sensing wipers, Blind Spot Information System (BLIS) w/cross traffic alert, electrochromic exterior driver side mirror, intelligent access w/push button start, Sony (12) speaker premium audio system *GROSS*      
400A RAPID SPEC ORDER CODE -inc: base vehicle      
401A RAPID SPEC ORDER CODE -inc: pwr moonroof, Sony (12) speaker premium audio system, heated/cooled front seats      
402A RAPID SPEC ORDER CODE -inc: pwr moonroof, Sony (12) speaker premium audio system, heated/cooled front seats, rear window pwr sunshade, heated rear seats, pwr adjustable pedals w/ memory, auto high beam headlamps, rain sensing wipers, Blind Spot Information System (BLIS) w/cross traffic alert *GROSS*      
RAPID SPEC DISCOUNT *DISCOUNT*  
TIRES Options
SE SEL Limited SHO
P235/55R18 ALL-SEASON BSW TIRES (STD)      
P245/45VR20 BSW TIRES (REQ: 64B 20" Wheels)      
P245/45YR20 SUMMER PERFORMANCE TIRES (REQ: 12S SHO Performance Pkg)      
P255/45R19 ALL-SEASON BSW TIRES (REQ: 202A Rapid Spec Order Code)      
P255/45VR19 ALL-SEASON BSW TIRES (STD)      
TRANSMISSION Options
SE SEL Limited SHO
6-SPEED AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION -inc: hill mode (STD)      
6-SPEED SELECTSHIFT AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION -inc: paddle activation (STD)  

2011 Ford Taurus Technical Specifications

Brakes
SE SEL Limited SHO
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - - TBD - - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) - TBD - - TBD - - TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
SE SEL Limited SHO
Trunk Volume (ft 20.1 20.1 20.1 20.1
Engine
SE SEL Limited SHO
Displacement 3.5L/213 3.5L/213 3.5L/213 3.5L/213
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6 Gas V6 Twin Turbocharged Gas V6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 263 @ 6250 263 @ 6250 263 @ 6250 365 @ 5500
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 249 @ 4500 249 @ 4500 249 @ 4500 350 @ 1500-5250
Exterior Dimensions
SE SEL Limited SHO
Height, Overall (in) 60.7 60.7 60.7 60.7
Length, Overall (in) 202.9 202.9 202.9 202.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) - TBD - - TBD - - TBD - - TBD -
Wheelbase (in) 112.9 112.9 112.9 112.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 85.7 85.7 85.7 85.7
Fuel Tank
SE SEL Limited SHO
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.0 19.0 19.0 19.0
Steering
SE SEL Limited SHO
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - TBD - - TBD - - TBD - - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 41.0 41.0 41.0 39.7
Suspension
SE SEL Limited SHO
Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear Independent Independent Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link Multi-Link
Tires
SE SEL Limited SHO
Front Tire Size P235/60R17 P235/55R18 P255/45VR19 P245/45VR20
Rear Tire Size P235/60R17 P235/55R18 P255/45VR19 P245/45VR20
Transmission
SE SEL Limited SHO
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 6 6 6 6
Vehicle
SE SEL Limited SHO
Front Head Room (in) 39.0 39.0 39.0 39.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9 41.9 41.9 41.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.9 57.9 57.9 57.9
Passenger Capacity 5 5 5 5
Passenger Volume (ft 102.2 102.2 102.2 102.2
Second Head Room (in) 37.8 37.8 37.8 37.8
Second Leg Room (in) 38.1 38.1 38.1 38.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.9 56.9 56.9 56.9
Weight Information
SE SEL Limited SHO
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4015 4015 4015 4368

2011 Ford Taurus Safety Features

Safety Features
AdvanceTrac w/electronic stability control
BeltMinder for driver/front passenger safety belts
Brake & engine actuated traction control
Child safety rear door locks
Dual-stage front air bags w/front passenger sensing system
Front side-impact air bags
Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH) system on rear outboard seat locations
MyKey system -inc: top speed limiter, audio volume limiter, early low fuel warning, programmable speed alert chimes, BeltMinder w/audio mute
Personal safety system -inc: safety belt pretensioners, load-limiting retractors, driver seat position sensing, crash severity sensing
Rear view camera *Rearview mirror based. Displays through navigation system when 58N Navigation System is ordered*
Reverse sensing
Safety Canopy front/rear curtain airbags w/rollover sensor
SOS Post-Crash Alert System
News Reports & Reviews
NHTSA CRASH TEST RESULTS N/A