2003 Ford Taurus Wagon, 2004 MY US

The Taurus Wagon is a motor vehicle from Ford, with front wheel drive, a front located engine and a 5 door estate/station wagon body style. Its 3 litre engine is a naturally aspirated, double overhead camshaft, 6 cylinder that has an output of 201 bhp (204 PS/150 kW) of power at 5500 rpm, and maximum torque of 280 N·m (207 lb·ft/28.6 kgm) at 4500 rpm. The engine delivers its power through to the wheels via a 4 speed automatic 'box. The stated kerb weight is 1503 kg.

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Key facts

2003 Ford Taurus Wagon, 2004 MY US information summary

What body style?
5 door estate/station wagon with 4/5 seats
How long?
5022 mm
How heavy?
1503 kg
What size engine?
3 litre, 2967 cm3
How many cylinders?
6, V
How much power?
204 PS / 201 bhp / 150 kW @ 5500 rpm
How much torque?
280 Nm / 207 ft.lb / 28.6 kgm @ 4500 rpm

Ford Taurus models

Ford Taurus -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2961 cm3 204 PS 201 bhp 150 kW 1503 kg
Ford Taurus -
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 2931 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW 1521 kg
Ford Taurus SE Wagon -
5 door estate/​station wagon FF 4A 2931 cm3 157 PS 155 bhp 116 kW 1602 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 3392 cm3 238 PS 235 bhp 175 kW 1592 kg
4 door sedan/​saloon FF 4A 3392 cm3 228 PS 225 bhp 168 kW 1621 kg

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2003 Ford Taurus Wagon data
Applicable to the USA domestic market(s).
bodywork
Body type4/5 seater estate/station wagon
Number of doors5
Designer
dimensions & weights
mminches
Wheelbase 2756 mm 108.5 inches
Track/tread (front) 1565 mm 61.6 inches
Track/tread (rear) 1577 mm 62.1 inches
Length 5022 mm 197.7 inches
Width 1854 mm 73 inches
Height 1468 mm 57.8 inches
Ground clearance
length:wheelbase ratio 1.82
Kerb weight 1503 kg 3314 lb
Weight distribution
fuel tank capacity 68.2 litres 15 UK Gal 18 US Gal
aerodynamics
Drag coefficient
Frontal area
CdA
engine
engine type naturally aspirated petrol
Engine manufacturer Ford
Engine code
Cylinders V 6 in 60° vee
Capacity 3 litre
2967 cc
(181.057 cu in)
Bore × Stroke 89 × 79.5 mm
3.5 × 3.13 in
Bore/stroke ratio 1.12
Valve gear double overhead camshaft (DOHC)
4 valves per cylinder
24 valves in total
maximum power output 204 PS (201 bhp) (150 kW)
at 5500 rpm
Specific output 67.7 bhp/litre
1.11 bhp/cu in
maximum torque 280 Nm (207 ft·lb) (28.6 kgm)
at 4500 rpm
Specific torque 94.37 Nm/litre
1.14 ft·lb/cu3
Engine construction aluminium block & head
sump wet sumped
compression ratio 10:1
Fuel system SMPFi
bmep (brake mean effective pressure) 1185.9 kPa (172 psi)
Maximum RPM
crankshaft bearings
Engine coolant Water
Unitary capacity 494.5 cc
Aspiration Normal
Compressor N/A
Intercooler None
Catalytic converter Y
performance
Acceleration 0-80km/h (50mph)
Acceleration 0-60mph
Acceleration 0-100km/h
Acceleration 0-160km/h (100mph)
Standing quarter-mile
Standing kilometre
Maximum speed
Power-to-weight ratio 135.59 PS/tonne (1000 kg)
99.72 kW/tonne (1000 kg)
133.73 bhp/tonne (1000 kg)
0.06 bhp/lb
Weight-to-power ratio 10.03 kg/kW
16.75 lb/bhp
fuel consumption
Fuel consumption
universal consumption (calculated from the above)
litres/100km
km/litre
UK MPG
US MPG
Carbon dioxide emissions
Carfolio Calculated CO2 ?
VED band (UK)
CO2 Effizienz (DE)
chassis
Engine position front
Engine layout transverse
Drive wheels front wheel drive  
Torque split N/A
Steering power assisted rack & pinion
turns lock-to-lock
Turning circle
Front suspension I.MS.CS.ARB.
Rear suspension I.MS.CS.ARB.
Wheel size front
Wheel size rear
Tyres front P215/60 R 16
Tyres rear P215/60 R 16
Brakes F/R VeDi/Di-S
Front brake diameter 295 mm
Rear brake diameter 257 mm
Braked area
Gearbox 4 speed automatic
Top gear ratio 0.69
Final drive ratio 3.96
general
Carfolio.com ID117139
Production total
Model code
Model family
RAC rating 29.5
Insurance classification No information available
Tax band No information available
2003 Ford Taurus Wagon added 2003-12-22.
Last modified 2013-03-20.