My son-in-law raced his Ford Taurus SHO in the "Test & Tune" at Capitol Raceway in Crofton, Maryland. It was really windy and cold that day, and I made the mistake of trying to operate two cameras AND a video camera at the same time. Enough excuses. This is the best footage I have of the day, showing my son-in-law racing his car. Permission granted by Capitol Raceway, and my son-in-law to show this video.
2013 Ford Taurus SHO vs Porsche Carrera
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This was filmed at Bandimere Speedway in Morrison Colorado.
Elevation is just under 6000 feet above sea level.
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Ford Taurus SHO vs Ford Mustang GT
Two of the greatest cars I've ever owned. My 1990 Ford Taurus SHO, highly
modified, up against my 2005 Ford Mustang GT, bone stock. Both are five
speed manuals. Mustang had
300HP stock (factory crankpower spec). Taurus had roughly 254HP modified
calculation based on Dynoplot). I had decided to trim
my fleet a bit and list the SHO for sale, $3,000/OBO. After the testdrive
here, the buyer said "no negotiations necessary, I'll give you full asking
Ford Taurus 3.0L 12v Timing Cover Coolant Leak Repair
This is my favorite gasket set to complete this job-
If the front cover is pitted here is a complete kit front cover included-
If the water pump is needed this is the one to get-
This is the serpentine belt tensioner tool I use Here-
This is the Engine Sealant I recommend-
In this video I show how to remove the front cover on the 3.0L 12v Vulcan
engine. Coolant leak from the main coolant ports is very common on these.
This can be a very costly repair, with this video I am sure anyone with any
mechanical experience can handle this job with ease.
Tighten bolts in the sequence shown.
Tighten numbers 1-7 to 25 Nm (18 lb-ft).
Tighten numbers 8-12 to 10 Nm (89 lb-in).
Torque Sequence Illustration
13MM Crank Pulley Bolts- 37 ft lbs
Large Center Dampner Bolt- 107 ft lbs
Wheel Lug Nuts- 100 ft lbs
2010 Ford Taurus SHO
From the 2009 Chicago Auto Show, Cars.com's Kelsey Mays takes a look at the
2010 Ford Taurus SHO. It competes with the Dodge Charger and Pontiac G8.
1320Xtreme Capitol Raceway 2011
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14, 2011 at Capitol Raceway in MD. Come join us at:
2015 Ford Taurus Start Up and Review 2.0 L Turbo 4-Cylinder
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Powertrain Options: 2.0 turbo
4-Cylinder, 3.5 L Twin turbo V6, or a
3.5 L V6 with a 6-Speed Automatic FWD or AWD
Information for 3.5 L V6 Engine
FUEL TYPE Flex-fuel (FFV)
FUEL TYPE Flex-fuel (unleaded/E85)
FUEL TANK CAPACITY 19.0 gal. R
ANGE IN MILES (CTY/HWY) 361.0/551.0 mi.
EPA MILEAGE EST. (CTY/HWY) 19/29 mpg
Engine & Performance
BASE ENGINE SIZE 3.5 L
CAM TYPE Double overhead cam (DOHC)
VALVE TIMING Variable
TORQUE 254 ft-lbs. @ 4000 rpm
horsepower 288 hp
@ 6500 rpm
Weights and Capacities
EPA INTERIOR VOLUME 122.3 cu.ft.
CURB WEIGHT 4054 lbs.
CARGO CAPACITY, ALL SEATS IN PLACE 20.1 cu.ft.
Competitors: Chevrolet Impala, Toyota Avalon, Chrysler 300, Nissan Maxima,