The current Ford Taurus bears a downright uncanny resemblance to the Ford Five Hundred, and Ford design chiefs have been working overtime to change that. Unusual for any automaker, Ford has announced the Ford Taurus will get a makeover for 2010, which Ford CEO Allan Mullay describes as ““the one we should have made originally.”
Despite heavy camouflage that makes it anyone’s guess, Ford has revealed that the new Taurus will draw heavily from European inspiration, sharing very little with previous models. Cloaked under slimming black, spy shots snapped by Brenda Priddy (via LeftLaneNews) reveal that Ford wasn’t kidding – this new beast from the East looks nothing like the Taurus of legends told.
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