2016 Ford Taurus vs 2016 Subaru Legacy
The Ford Taurus has been a longstanding staple in the brand lineup since the mid 1980s. Now, decades later this flagship sedan is still by far one of the most popular vehicles in the brand lineup. The Taurus is the largest and most luxurious sedan that the brand offers in its lineup. It has always been known for its elegant styling, premium interior, excellent performance and smooth ride quality. All of that remains true for the new 2016 model year. In addition to that, Ford has added some exciting new safety and technology features to the Taurus for the 2016 model year that are sure to take the popularity of this full size sedan to the next level.
The Ford Taurus is probably the most well-known and iconic vehicle in the full size sedan segment. However, that does not mean there aren’t worthy competitors out there to challenge its dominance. One of the models that competes against the Taurus each and every year for market share is Subaru’s Legacy model. The Legacy has always been known for its great reliability and rock solid safety. However, we truly believe that the Taurus is the superior vehicle in the 2016 model year. Therefore, we have decided to match up the new 2016 Ford Taurus vs the 2016 Subaru Legacy in order to find out which vehicle is best once and for all, continue reading to learn more.
|2016 Ford Taurus||vs||2016 Subaru Legacy|
|3.5L V6||Engine||2.5L H-4|
|288 @ 6500 RPM||Horsepower||175 @ 5800 RPM|
|254 @ 4000 RPM||Torque||174 @ 4000 RPM|
2016 Ford Taurus: Stylish and Luxurious
When you compare the new 2016 Ford Taurus to competitors like the 2016 Subaru Legacy, the incredible performance of the Taurus is one of the ways that it really stands out. The new Taurus is able to make an outstanding 288 horsepower and 254 pound-feet of torque with its standard 3.5-liter six-cylinder engine. On the other hand, the 2016 Subaru Legacy is very underpowered in comparison to the Taurus. The Legacy is only able to make 175 horsepower with 174 pound-feet of torque. Therefore, if you are looking for great performance out of your next full size sedan, we would highly recommend checking out the 2016 Ford Taurus.
Another way that the 2016 Ford Taurus is able to outshine competitors like the 2016 Subaru Legacy is with its elegant styling and premium interior. The Taurus is actually very comparable to a lot of the luxury cars on the market with its sharp styling and premium soft touch interior. On the other hand, the Legacy is more of an economy car. We have a full selection of 2016 Ford Taurus models in stock here at Mike Castrucci Ford. We encourage you to stop in and visit us if you would like to set up a test drive in one. We look forward to hearing from you soon.