Originally Posted by quagmire
They are not saying the Taurus is better then the Lexus or the other luxury cars as a luxury car. All they are showing is those V8 equipped vehicles are slower then the EcoBoost SHO and gets worse fuel economy then the SHO. Since affordable RWD V8 sedans are rare these days, Ford is forced to use luxury cars to make their point.
Do people who buy $70K luxury cars worry about fuel economy? By the way the BMW 335 gets better fuel economy than the Ecoboost and is as fast.