North Georgia Ford - See how a 2016 Ford Taurus sizes up to its competition in Brakes And Stopping Near Calhoun, GA.


 
  • North Georgia Ford Journal
  • Apr 22nd 2017 - 236 days ago
  • Calhoun, GA
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Compared To Chrysler 300 2016



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the 300:

Taurus

300

300 V8/AWD

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12.6 inches

13.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

12.6 inches

12.6 inches

The Taurus stops shorter than the 300:

Taurus

300

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

175 feet

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Compared To Kia Optima 2016



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the Optima:

Taurus

Optima

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.2 inches

The Taurus SHO’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the Optima are solid, not vented.

The Taurus stops much shorter than the Optima:

Taurus

Optima

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

185 feet

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Compared To Kia Cadenza 2015



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the Cadenza:

Taurus

Cadenza

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

12.6 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.2 inches

The Taurus SHO’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the Cadenza are solid, not vented.

The Taurus stops much shorter than the Cadenza:

Taurus

Cadenza

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

186 feet

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Compared To BMW 5 Series Sedan 2016



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the 5 Series Sedan:

Taurus

528i

550i

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

13.3 inches

13.7 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

13 inches

13.6 inches

The Taurus stops shorter than the 5 Series Sedan:

Taurus

5 Series Sedan

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

172 feet

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Compared To Volvo S60 2016



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the S60:

Taurus

S60 T5

S60 T6 R-Design

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

11.8 inches

13.2 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.9 inches

11.9 inches

The Taurus SHO’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the S60 are solid, not vented.

The Taurus stops much shorter than the S60:

Taurus

S60

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

193 feet

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Compared To Toyota Avalon 2015



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the Avalon:

Taurus

Avalon

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

11.7 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.1 inches

The Taurus SHO’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the Avalon are solid, not vented.

The Taurus stops much shorter than the Avalon:

Taurus

Avalon

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

178 feet

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Compared To Chevrolet Malibu 2016



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the Malibu:

Taurus

Malibu

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

11.8 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

11.3 inches

The Taurus SHO’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the Malibu are solid, not vented.




Compared To Mazda 6 2016



For better stopping power the Taurus’ brake rotors are larger than those on the Mazda6:

Taurus

Mazda6

Front Rotors

13.86 inches

11.7 inches

Rear Rotors

13.58 inches

10.9 inches

The Taurus SHO’s standard front and rear disc brakes are vented to help dissipate heat for shorter stops with less fading. The rear discs on the Mazda6 are solid, not vented.

The Taurus stops shorter than the Mazda6:

Taurus

Mazda6

70 to 0 MPH

168 feet

174 feet

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