7 seater cars have become a necessity in urban areas. Be it a big family that requires it, or a company that needs it for taxying back its employees, the 7 seaters are the best choice. These cars can accomodate up to 6-7 people, and yet travel at a decent speed and consume sensible amount of fuel. Having the advantage of being of small size, it can also move through traffic faster compared to any public transportation.
Crossovers too are very good 7 seaters type. Built keeping in mind many best features from different types of car, the crossover happens to be a decent vehicle for transporting 6-7 people at once. Ford launched its first crossover car; the Ford Taurus X in the year 2005 and claimed that it is one of the best. This is true mainly considering the fact that the car is built on a very famous Ford D3 Concept. Many famous vehicles like the Volvos, XC90 and the Mercury Montego are also built on the same concept.
Ford has thought well about the seating arrangment of this car. Having put the 7 seats in three rows, split in freestyle arrangement, the car attains a good high value of H point and puts the driver in advantage by allowing him to gain higher visibility of the road.
Talking about the engine of the car, it is a Duratec V6 engine with a capacity of three liters. The car can attain a maximum torque of 5750 rpm with highest power output of 203 hp. The car also features Continuously Variable Transmission or CVT, which makes the driving experience a breeze.
The Ford Taurus X is designed to look familiar with the famous Ford car, the Ford Edge. This car also has the famous corporate grille of Ford company, and it is placed well to make the car look really good.
In summary, the car is definitely worth the price that you would be paying, but only if you can get one to buy.