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  1. 1996: Pitching the new ovals-everywhere Ford Taurus in South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | AutoWeek

    The third-generation Ford Taurus debuted for the 1996 model year, and just about everything on the car, from rear window to radio, was oval-shaped. Some American buyers were put off by what they saw as a weird-looking bubble car, but Ford in South Korea opted to emphasize the oval theme in this 1996 television ad for the new Taurus.

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  2. Asking permission to marry man's daughter was a nerve-wracking experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | MLive.com

    ... "We can't miss this photo opportunity," he said. I hide the engagement ring in my sock drawer and take off in my Ford Taurus for the stone dock. Other media is already there, waiting anxiously for the boat to erupt from underneath the icy Saginaw ...

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  3. THPD looking for information on vehicle used in burglary in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    THPD reports a Ford Taurus was used in a burglary on Jan. 14 around 1 a.m. at Russ Fisher Truck Parts.

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  4. A 'Hidden Figure' In Chicago's Auto IndustryRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    A Ford Motor Company employee watches chassis for the 2008 Ford Taurus, 2008 Ford Taurus X, and Mercury Sable roll by on the assembly line, Friday, June 22, 2007 at the Chicago Assembly Plant. The 2016 film Hidden Figures highlights the racism and sexism faced by a group of African-American women while they worked for NASA in the 1950s and 1960s.  Closer to home, Dorothy Glinton was herself a "hidden figure" in Chicago's auto industry.

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  5. Global automakers blame tax policy, Lunar New Year for China sales dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Channelnewsasia.com

    China vehicle sales in January fell by the largest margin since 2015 for several global automakers, with General Motors Co and Ford Motor Co blaming the roll back of a tax cut on small-engined vehicles and the Lunar New Year holiday. Ford Taurus cars are seen during a presentation at the 16th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition in Shanghai, April 21, 2015.

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  6. Used wheels: 2010-16 Buick Allure/LaCrosseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | The Chronicle Herald

    History description: As a large sedan, the Buick LaCrosse competed with the likes of the Chrysler 300, Toyota Avalon, Nissan Maxima and Lincoln MKS/Ford Taurus, as well as other large and affordable luxury cruisers, with an eye for quiet comfort, spaciousness, and a taste of a world-class motoring experience without the world-class price tag. The Buick LaCrosse, which was initially called the Buick Allure, launched in its last full generation for model-year 2010, offering up such exclusive features as push-button start, a heads up display , magnetic suspension dampers, hard-drive audio storage, ventilated seats and a rear-window sunscreen.

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  7. The 365 HP Ford Taurus SHO Is One Of The Best Sleeper Sedan Bargains AroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Jalopnik

    If you have about $32,000 to spend on a sedan and wanted a little bit of power, you could take the easy route and grab a V6 Honda Accord or Toyota Camry. Or, you could get a 365 horsepower twin-turbo V6 sedan that will fly under the radar, and leave more than a few other cars in the dust if you so choose.

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  8. Tenneco Adds Dozens of Monroe Ride Control Part NumbersRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Modern Tire Dealer

    ... Aveo5; 2005-2010 Chrysler 300C RWD/performance suspension; 2006-2010 Dodge Magnum SRT8 Wagon; 2008-2009 Ford Taurus and Mercury Sable FWD; 2005-2008 Pontiac Wave and 2009 Pontiac G3; 2005-2008 Saab 9-7X AED; 2000-2005 Saturn L-Series; 2006-2008 ...

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  9. Return of Lincoln ContinentalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | Fox News

    They were lavish, world-class rides back then, but by the time the last one was sold as a leftover in 2003, the Continental had transformed into little more than a tarted-up Ford Taurus. Now Lincoln is trying to right the ship with a modern take on the American land yacht, and it's a glorious one a despite being another tarted-up Taurus.

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  10. Why Ford Motor Company's Profit in Asia Dropped Last QuarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | The Motley Fool

    That's not a bad result, but it was down 36% from the $444 million pre-tax profit it earned in the region a year ago. As you can see from the slide below, Ford's wholesale shipments in the region were up 9% in the fourth quarter.

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  11. 2017 Lincoln Continental 3.0T AWDRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Yahoo!

    It was with some trepidation that we punched the start button on this Lincoln Continental road test. What if Lincoln revived its hallowed nameplate only because its own execs couldn't keep straight the alphabet soup of three-letter badges beginning with MK? What if this new flagship turned out to be another lightly fluffed Ford? What if this Conti is no better than the Taurus-based edition sold 20 years ago or it's a turkey like the Blackwood pickup that lasted exactly one model year? Lincoln fans, especially those still pining for the Town Car, perk up at any mention of the Continental.

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  12. 2017 Lincoln Continental 3.0T AWD Full Test: Return EngagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Car and Driver

    It was with some trepidation that we punched the start button on this Lincoln Continental road test. What if Lincoln revived its hallowed nameplate only because its own execs couldn't keep straight the alphabet soup of three-letter badges beginning with MK? What if this new flagship turned out to be another lightly fluffed Ford? What if this Conti is no better than the Taurus -based edition sold 20 years ago or it's a turkey like the Blackwood pickup that lasted exactly one model year? Lincoln fans, especially those still pining for the Town Car, perk up at any mention of the Continental.

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  13. A Week Spent Searching For Places To Plug In A 2017 Ford Fusion Energi HybridRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Jalopnik

    More cars we love are going electric, yet the infrastructure needed to support all these plug-ins in is still very much a work in progress. Case in point: my short test of a 2017 Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid as an apartment dweller with no plug where I park.

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  14. Missing: Michigan Toddler Taken By Father Wanted On Sexual Assault ChargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | WWBN-FM Burton

    ... and is scheduled for a jury trial on 01/24/2017. SAPORITA-FARGO may be in a black passenger vehicle (possibly a Ford Taurus-however the make and model cannot be confirmed at this time. Anyone with information or sightings is asked to call 911 or ...

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  15. Mason County Sheriff's Office searching for missing girl after father ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | White Lake Beacon

    ... male standing at 6 foot, one inch and weighing 200 pounds. He may be in a black passenger vehicle, possibly a Ford Taurus, but can not be confirmed at this time. Hailey is described as a two-year-old with white blonde hair, 37 inches tall and ...

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  16. Ford Sees Record Sales in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | GuruFocus.com

    ... factor boosting sales in China. Demand for Edge and Explorer saw phenomenal growth of 123% and 36% in 2016. The Ford Taurus also recorded its highest-ever monthly sales for December while its annual sales volume crossed the 32,000 mark. The ...

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  17. 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum First TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | Motor Trend

    Back in 1962 in the heat of the Mad Men era, rental car company Avis made some waves with its new slogan: "We Try Harder." Its point was simple: because it was second fiddle to rental giant Hertz, Avis had to work harder and offer up more to its customers to take on the big boys.

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  18. Shmoocon 2017: A Simple Tool For Reverse Engineering RFRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | Hack a day

    ... of protocol analyzers. If someone on the Internet has already decoded the signals from the keyfob of a 1995 Ford Taurus, they could share those settings to allow you to decode the same keyfob. This is the very beginnings of something very, very ...

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  19. Toyota Camry over the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... reflected changing design tastes. Toyota gave it the rounded, more aerodynamic shape of popular rivals like the Ford Taurus. The new Camry stretched to 187.8 inches. The four-cylinder engine boasted 130 horsepower. The starting price was $17,653 and ...

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  20. Action 9 investigates out-of-control cruise controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | WFTV Orlando

    ... thing is my own life. I had my wife and 8-year-old grandson in the back seat." He went online and found other Ford Taurus owners who said their cruise control suddenly went out of control. But when Abbenante took his vehicle to a dealer for repairs, ...

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