Posted Jan 16th 2014 3:47AM
2015 Ford Taurus SHO is the fastest car , the best being updated with revised exterior styling , a quieter and better – furnished interior , and some performance upgrades . handling and some members of the technology – packed full – size family sedan 2015 Ford Taurus SHO . It has a 365 – horsepower twin – turbocharged EcoBoost V6 along with the all-wheel – drive sure-footed and many luxury features .
2015 Ford Taurus SHO uses the latest features a more aggressive front fascia and grille design hexagonal . 2015 Ford Taurus SHO touch includes mesh grille trim , high intensity discharge lamps are unique , stylish wheels 19 – inch and the rear spoiler lip . Shellfish contain signals intent SHO badge sports car fender – mounted .
2015 Ford Taurus SHO is the upgrade to the cabin by reducing the amount of hard surfaces and increase the material on the instrument panel and center console . The sound level is reduced thanks to the A – pillar and cowl baffles and sound absorbing liners for the wheel – well . A perforated leather-wrapped steering wheel and seat along with a woven aluminum trim and aluminum pedals that are unique to the SHO cabin .
2015 Ford Taurus SHO interior also benefits from a combination of eco – minded materials and advanced technology . Recycled materials used in surface fabric and the headliner and also for sound dampening materials found under the carpet and attached to the panel . Taurus seat ‘ also uses soy -based foam in place of petroleum- derived materials , which helps to reduce dependence on oil and the leaves are more environmentally friendly byproduct when the chair reaches the end of their working lives .
2015 Ford Taurus SHO comes standard with SYNC , Ford’s Bluetooth -based connectivity system that allows smartphone users to place calls and stream music using voice commands or steering wheel – mounted button . It can also read incoming text hard to help the driver keep his eyes on the road , and allows the use of applications such as Ford approved by The Wall Street Journal news and Pandora radio .
Also on the list of standard equipment is MyFord Touch , infotainment systems built on SYNC by allowing users to control everything from navigation to climate controls for the sound system with voice commands . MyFord Touch also replaces knobs and buttons conventional sound system with eight -inch center – mounted touchscreen , dual 4.2 -inch display in the instrument cluster and the touch-sensitive control in the middle of the pile . Many consumers report that the system is a ” love it or hate it ” item , so that those interested in the Taurus SHO advised to try before they buy .
The cornerstone of 2015 Ford Taurus SHO continues to be the engine twin-turbocharged EcoBoost V6 3.5 – liters , which gives 365 horsepower at 5,500 rpm and 350 pound – feet of torque at 3,500 rpm . Clearly , the definition of ” Super High Output ” has changed over the years – the last SHO has just 235 horsepower , while his predecessor made ??do with 220 horses .
The 3.5 – liter EcoBoost V – 6 uses twin turbochargers , as opposed to a single unit . Reducing the size of each turbocharger results in reduced internal inertia , allowing this advanced engine to avoid the ” turbo lag ” often occur in previous -generation turbocharged vehicles . Meanwhile , direct injection gives smoother engine response and improve fuel economy , which is rated by the EPA at 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway .