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Ford Taurus SES Sedan Duratec

(2004 model)

Brief specs of 2004 Ford Taurus SES Sedan Duratec

4-door 6-seater sedan (saloon), 6-cylinder 24-valve V engine, 2983 cm3 / 182.0 cu in / 182.0 cu in, 149.0 kW / 199.8 hp / 199.8 hp @ 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm, 280.7 N·m / 207.0 lb·ft / 207.0 lb·ft, consumption 10.2 l/100km / 27.7 mpg-UK / 23.1 mpg-US

units: metric UK US

Basic (general) data

Marque (make)FordIssued from2004
ModelTaurus SES Sedan DuratecIssued until
SerieTaurusNumber made
Model familyBody construction
Model codeBody designation
ManufacturerFord Motor CompanyCountryUS,AR,AU,BR,DE,FR,UK

Bodywork

Base platformNumber of doors4
Bodywork typesedan (saloon)Number of seats6
Bodywork designerCargo capacity (volume)453 l / 16.00 cu ft / 16.00 cu ft
Passenger space (volume)2973 l / 104.99 cu ft / 104.99 cu ftMax. cargo capacity (volume)

Dimensions & Weight

Length5030 mm / 198.0 in / 198.0 inTotal (curb) weight1503 kg / 3314 lb / 3314 lb
Width1860 mm / 73.2 in / 73.2 inDry weight
Height1420 mm / 55.9 in / 55.9 inLoad capacity
Wheelbase2620 mm / 103.1 in / 103.1 inGross (max.) weight
Track frontTowing weight794 kg / 1750 lb / 1750 lb
Track rearWeight distribution (front)
Ground clearance140 mm / 5.5 in / 5.5 inFuel capacity68 l / 15.0 UK gal / 18.0 US gal
Length/wheelbase ratio1.92  

Aerodynamics

Drag coefficient (Cd, Cx, Cw)Frontal area (A)2.25 m2 / 24.2 sq ft / 24.2 sq ft (est.)
Aerodynamic coefficient (Cd×A)Aerodynamic resistance (Aero horse power) at 100 km/h (62 mph)

Engine

Engine CodeTotal number of cylinders6
Engine TypeV engine (V6)Total number of valves24
Engine ManufacturerValves per cylinder4
Engine constructionBore89.1 mm / 3.51 in / 3.51 in
FuelStroke79.0 mm / 3.11 in / 3.11 in
Fuel detailsBore/Stroke ratio1.13
Fuel supplyInjectionEngine displacement2983 cm3 / 182.0 cu in / 182.0 cu in
Engine Main bearingsUnitary capacity492.58 cm3/cylinder / 30.059 cu in/cylinder / 30.059 cu in/cylinder
Cam DesignCompression ratio10.0 : 1
SumpMax. output power149.0 kW / 199.8 hp / 199.8 hp at 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm / 6000 rpm
AspirationMax. torque280.7 N·m / 207.0 lb·ft / 207.0 lb·ft at
Compressor typeMaximum rpm
IntercoolerMax. net output (power at the wheels)59.6 kW / 79.9 hp / 79.9 hp (est.)
CoolantSpecific output50.0 kW/l / 1.098 bhp/cu in / 1.098 bhp/cu in
Catalytic converterSpecific torque94.1 N·m/l / 0.82 lb·ft/cu in / 0.82 lb·ft/cu in

Transmission

Transmission typeNumber of gears
Wheel driveTop gear (drive) ratio
  Final gear (drive) ratio

Performance

Acceleration 0-50 mph (80 km/h)Top (maximal) speed
Acceleration 0-60 mph (97 km/h)Power-to-weight ratio135.1 kW/ton / 102.4 bhp/ton / 102.4 bhp/ton
Acceleration 0-100 km/hFuel consumption, City (urban)11.8 l/100km / 23.9 mpg-UK / 19.9 mpg-US
Acceleration 0-100 mph (160 km/h)Fuel consumption, Road (extra-urban)8.7 l/100km / 32.5 mpg-UK / 27.0 mpg-US
Acceleration 80-120 km/h (50-70 mph) in topFuel consumption, Mixed (combined)10.2 l/100km / 27.7 mpg-UK / 23.1 mpg-US
Standing ¼mile time Fuel consumption, Euro
Standing kilometer time CO2 emissions
  Range667 km / 414 mi / 414 mi

Chassis

Engine locationfrontEngine alignmenttransverse
SteeringSteering details
Turns lock-to-lockTurning circle13.0 m / 42.7 ft / 42.7 ft
Suspension frontIndependentSuspension rearIndependent
Wheels frontWheels rear
Tyres frontTyres rear
Brakes frontBrakes rear
Brake diameter frontBrake diameter rear
Brakes detailsABS (anti-lock braking system)Braked area

Technical specifications and performance data of Ford Taurus SES Sedan Duratec

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