Ford Taurus Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Toyota Prius owners keep their cars longer than any other model but oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... models that are often sold to fleets or rental companies, like the Chevrolet Impala, Chrysler Sebring, and Ford Taurus. Meanwhile, luxury models like the BMW 5 Series are often leased, and then traded in by their original owners at the end of the ...

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  2. Car Stories: Owning the SHO station wagon that could've beenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | Autoblog

    ... much more to this story. I've always had a soft spot for wagons, and I still remember just how revolutionary the Ford Taurus and Mercury Sable were back in the mid-1980s. As a teenager, I fell especially hard for the 220-horsepower 1989 Ford Taurus ...

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  3. Toyota Prius Owners Keep Cars Longer Than Any Other Model But OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | GreenCarReports

    ... models that are often sold to fleets or rental companies, like the Chevrolet Impala, Chrysler Sebring, and Ford Taurus. Meanwhile, luxury models like the BMW 5 Series are often leased, and then traded in by their original owners at the end of the ...

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  4. Auto shop plans to give away car to family in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | Professional Carwashing/Detail

    ... parts donated from local businesses, including AutoZone and Griffin's Detailing, the auto shop fixed up a 2003 Ford Taurus to give away to a family in need, stated the article. The shop's owner, Tim Vallie, has given away more than a dozen cars over ...

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  5. Crimestoppers Crime of the Week: Burglary failRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | KTRE-TV Lufkin

    ... Facebook.com/DETCS you can view portions of the video. It shows a white, four-door car, possibly a late model Ford Taurus, stop in front of the store at approximately 7:45 a.m. Two people exit the passenger side of the car and use tools in an ...

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  6. US: new research shows even voice-activated infotainment system represents distractionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | INAUTONEWS

    ... Buick LaCrosse, Toyota 4Runner and Chevrolet Equinox. At the other end of the spectrum sat models such as the Ford Taurus, Chevrolet Malibu, Chrysler 200 and Volkswagen Passat. Mazda was one of the worst performers overall, particularly in the ...

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  7. Kia beefs up Optima designRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | Philly.com

    When it came time for the car's inevitable redesign, Jack Telnack, then Ford's vice president for design, said his styling team was faced with a daunting situation: How can we redesign and not lose this car's fence-clearing essence? How hard can we tug on the Superdesign's cape? The new model, which will take up residence in Philadelphia showrooms in November, replaces what is arguably the most handsome popularly priced midsize sedan in this market. That current model, like its replacement, is the handiwork of a styling team headed by Peter Schreyer, the brilliant designer Kia hired away from Audi in 2006.

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  8. Hands-free commands still distracting and risky for drivers, AAA...Read the original story

    Oct 25, 2015 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... and more intuitive." The other cars tested and their ratings were the Buick LaCrosse, 2.4; Toyota 4Runner, 2.9; Ford Taurus, 3.1; Chevrolet Malibu, 3.4; Volkswagen Passat, 3.5; Nissan Altima, 3.7; Chrysler 200c, 3.8; and Hyundai Sonata, 3.8. AAA ...

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  9. Digital Assistants Sap Drivers' AttentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | TechNewsWorld

    ... scored: Buick Lacrosse with IntelliLink, 2.4; Chevy Equinox with MyLink, 2.4; Toyota 4Runner with Entune, 2.9; Ford Taurus with Sync MyFord Touch, 3.1; Chevy Malibu with MyLink, 3.4; Volkswagen Passat with Car-Net, 3.5; Nissan Altima with ...

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  10. AAA Study: Hands-Free Phone Systems Still Distract DriversRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2015 | American Society for Quality

    ... in its multimedia system and is working to address them in future versions. Other cars tested included the Ford Taurus which scored a 3.1; the Chevrolet Malibu, which scored a 3.45; and the Nissan Altima which scored a 3.7. Voice-activated phone ...

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  11. Hands-free commands still distracting and risky for drivers, AAA study saysRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... had a rating of 2.4. The other cars tested and their ratings were the Buick LaCrosse, 2.4; Toyota 4Runner, 2.9; Ford Taurus, 3.1; Chevrolet Malibu, 3.4; Volkswagen Passat, 3.5; Nissan Altima, 3.7; Chrysler 200c, 3.8; and Hyundai Sonata, 3.8.

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  12. Study: Hands-free commands still distracting and risky for driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... and more intuitive." The other cars tested and their ratings were the Buick LaCrosse, 2.4; Toyota 4Runner, 2.9; Ford Taurus, 3.1; Chevrolet Malibu, 3.4; Volkswagen Passat, 3.5; Nissan Altima, 3.7; Chrysler 200c, 3.8; and Hyundai Sonata, 3.8. AAA ...

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  13. Voice commands can distract drivers even after they're done using them, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Automotive News

    ... for a "moderate distraction." Given ratings above 3, indicating the chance for "high distraction," were the Ford Taurus (3.1), Chevrolet Malibu (3.4), Volkswagen Passat (3.5), Nissan Altima (3.7), Chrysler 200C (3.8) and Hyundai Sonata (3.8). Only ...

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  14. 2 strangers unite to help woman in need - Victoria AdvocateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... she reached out to Garland - whom she had never met - in a comment on the article, offering her a 1999 gold Ford Taurus for free. Alex Villareal, 31, of Lake Jackson - another stranger to Garland - saw Dubose-Starrak's comment about donating her car ...

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  15. UMES students bash cars in fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | Worcester County Times

    ... dished out the most dents to the pair of cars. On one swing, he came down on something under the hood of the Ford Taurus and it started smoking a bit. For another student, he had a goal of knocking a door off the Lincoln Mercury. To do so, he'd have ...

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  16. GM plans to be pickier about vehicle segmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2015 | Automotive News

    U.S. sales of large sedans have dropped. "The Impala has a role today," GM CEO Mary Barra said, but GM will be asking about its role in the future.

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  17. Cars you can keep for 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | Valley News Live

    ... s and rental car companies also ranked low on the list. That included Chevrolet Impala, Chrysler Sebring and the Ford Taurus.

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  18. ICP Classes Visit Oliver Ford Lincoln for Practical Application of KnowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    ... questions, such as which vehicle he believes to be the safest vehicle on the road. Oliver didn't hesitate. "The Ford Taurus", Oliver declared. "It's not the largest vehicle on the road, but it's packed with innovations and safety features that make ...

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  19. Report: Lincoln Continental to Premiere at Detroit Auto ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | Automobile Magazine

    ... underpinnings, which are likely derived from a stretched version of the current platform used on the MKS and Ford Taurus (all-wheel drive will certainly be offered, although a hybrid version is doubtful right now). Nonetheless, Lincoln brand ...

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  20. Ford to Focus $1.8 Billion on China Smart CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers visit http://www.djreprints.com. A Ford Taurus at the Shanghai auto show in April; Ford announced an R&D push to help drive sales in China.

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