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NHTSA Crash Test Results

Lucerne CX

Taurus SEL

Frontal Crash Test (Driver)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Lucerne w/ SAB)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Taurus w/SAB)

Frontal Crash Test (Passenger)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Lucerne w/ SAB)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Taurus w/SAB)

Side Crash Test (Front)

11-20 percent or greater chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Lucerne w/ SAB)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Taurus w/SAB)

Side Crash Test (Rear)

11-20 percent or greater chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Lucerne w/ SAB)

10 percent or less chance of serious injurysee details

(Tested: Taurus w/SAB)

IIHS Crash Test Results

Overall Rating

Reliability Rating

Lucerne CX

Taurus SEL

Overall 5 out of 5
see details
5 out of 5
see details

Safety Features

Lucerne CX

Taurus SEL

Driver Airbag Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag with Head Protection N/A N/A
Passenger Airbag Std. Std.
Side Head Curtain Airbags Std. Std.
Second Row Side Airbag N/A N/A
Second Row Side Airbag with Head Protection N/A N/A
Power Windows Std. Std.
Electronic Parking Aid Opt. Opt.
First Aid Kit N/A N/A
Trunk Anti-Trap Device Std. Std.

Anti-Theft & Locks

Lucerne CX

Taurus SEL

Child Safety Door Locks Std. Std.
Locking Pickup Truck Tailgate N/A N/A
Power Door Locks Std. Std.
Vehicle Anti-Theft Std. Std.

Remote Controls & Remote Releases

Lucerne CX

Taurus SEL

Keyless Entry (Remote Lock/Unlock) Std. Std.
Remote Ignition Opt. Opt.
Next Steps

Lucerne CX

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