2018 Ford Taurus

2018 Ford Taurus

2018 Buick LaCrosse

2018 Buick LaCrosse

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2018 Ford Taurus vs. 2018 Buick LaCrosse

Ford Taurus vs. Buick LaCrosse: Which Will You Choose?

The 2018 Ford Taurus and 2018 Buick LaCrosse are both popular full-size sedans, but the Taurus offers a lower starting price, more base trim performance, and a high-powered available engine.

  • Starting Price: A major difference between the Ford Taurus and Buick LaCrosse is their starting price. The Taurus starts at $27,690 MSRP, and the LaCrosse starts at $29,565 MSRP.
  • Performance Specs: The Taurus comes standard with 3.5L V6 that puts out 288 hp, but the LaCrosse lags behind. It includes a 2.5L 4-cylinder with only 194 hp in its base trim.
  • Interior Room: Both the Taurus and the LaCrosse offer 102 cubic feet of passenger volume, enough for long trips in Bradley, IL. However, the Taurus has an extra 5.8 cubic feet of room in the trunk.
  • Max. Power: In their most powerful configurations, the Taurus has the upper hand. The Taurus SHO trim reaches 365 hp, while the best the LaCrosse Avenir can manage is 310 hp.

More Ford Taurus Info

While the Taurus and the LaCrosse both received strong NHTSA safety scores, there are a few differences:

  • 2018 Ford Taurus
    • Frontal Crash - Passenger - 5 Stars
    • Side Barrier - Driver - 5 Stars
    • Frontal Crash - Overall - 5 Stars
  • 2018 Buick LaCrosse
    • Frontal Crash - Passenger - 4 Stars
    • Side Barrier - Driver - 4 Stars
    • Frontal Crash - Overall - 5 Stars

Compare the new Ford Taurus with the Nissan Altima and Chevy Impala to see which sedan is best for your needs. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact Terry's Ford today.