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Old 09-22-2009, 06:08 PM   #1
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Thumbs up New '10 Taurus SHO...

Pre-production model a Ford rep drove in with today,didn't get a chance to flog it,had 5k miles on it:






Some angles take getting used to...


This is an AWD Limited we received in yesterday for stock and I did get to drive this one,very firm and responsive for a sedan and the quality of the materials inside as well as the fit & finish were top-notch...it also had the paddle shifters.




I think these cars are far superior than anything they've produced to date,I hope they sell like hotcakes.


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Old 09-22-2009, 06:19 PM   #2
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That SHO looks a lot muscular than any previous ones. I heard from someone that was able to drive it on a track that it handles really good.
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i like it, but whats with the switch to paddle shifters? doesnt anyone want to buy a sequential gearbox anymore?
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My dad has one, i drove it and it is very quick. You cannot hear the engine at all from inside which is my biggest complaint. No turbo spool. But it really is quick
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i like it, but whats with the switch to paddle shifters? doesnt anyone want to buy a sequential gearbox anymore?
are you sure you know what a sequential gearbox is?
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Gorgeous cars. Our local Ford Dealer actually already has a SHO on their lot for sale.
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I think these cars are far superior than anything they've produced to date,I hope they sell like hotcakes.
I agree with you, however the price will prohibit them from selling like hotcakes I'm afraid. With options $40k plus is simply too high, especially in this economy.
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I absolutely love that car.

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Sorry...It's a pig!.....Way to big! I just don't understand car companys. Almost every car is three to five hundred pounds over wieght.Come on it's 2010! $3.50 to $4.00 gas will come back,Then it will be right back to small cars. And then anything big will sit and sit and sit etc.
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