Ford Taurus Safety Pictures | Univeristy Ford of Durham

2019 Ford Taurus Safety | University Ford of Durham

The Ford Taurus is one of the most enduring models launched by the carmaker. Walk into a Ford showroom, and you will find the 2019 Ford Taurus in Durham. Driving it is now a lot safer and more fun than what it used to be. Roomy, quiet and comfortable, this model is extremely popular in the family sedan market thanks to its added safety features that give you confidence on-road.

Before you dive into a purchase, let’s take you through some of its safety features:

• Anti-lock brakes: These brakes are capable of automatically sensing when a tire stops rotating under conditions of extreme braking. It modulates the brake pressure to let your tire rotate, thereby improving its ability to maneuver while braking.

• Impact airbags: The front impact airbags protect the driver and passenger sitting in front against the impact of a frontal crash. The side impact airbags are designed to safeguard the torso during a side collision. Overhead airbags protect passengers’ heads in the event of a rollover or a side collision.

• Seatbelt pretensioners: These are capable of tightening your seatbelts to ensure that passengers remain in an optimal seating position during a collision.

• Security system: The Ford Taurus comes with an ignition disable device that prevents the engine from starting in case the appropriate key is not used. The 2019 Ford Taurus also comes with a blind-spot monitoring mechanism with rear-cross traffic alert. This feature is standard on the SHO and the Limited trims. The adaptive cruise control and collision warning with brake assist are optional safety features on these two higher models. In crash tests conducted by the government, the 2019 Ford Taurus earned a five-on-five in front, rear and overall impact tests. The vehicle proved equally successful in the IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety) test program; it secured the highest score in the side-impact roof strength, moderate-overlap frontal offset, and rear-impact safety tests.

You can get a test drive of the 2019 Ford Taurus in Durham and check out these safety features for yourself. You are sure to enjoy a confident and safe time sitting behind the wheels of this amazing sedan.

Source: Ford