Auto Shanghai 2015 introduces new Ford Taurus as American automakers appeal to Chinese need for big back seats

SHANGHAI - With its newest Taurus, Ford is joining the race to appeal...bigger, more luxurious back seats.The Taurus, Ford Motor Co.'s first full-size...Hangzhou, southwest of Shanghai.The Taurus' wheelbase is three inches longer...

Jarrett, other Fords, master Darlington

...race for the second straight year, as Tauruses took eight of the top 10 spots. Jarrett...know if we could get by him." The new Tauruses -- replacing the discontinued Thunderbirds...Kenny Wallace and Ted Musgrave, all in Tauruses. Jarrett, who won $110,035, averaged...

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Battle of brands taking off

...they are at disadvantage against the established Chevrolets and Pontiacs because they haven't had much time to prepare the Tauruses that replaced the discontinued Thunderbirds. Bobby Hamilton, who drives a Chevrolet for Team Sabco, is among those who has...

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Coca Cola 600 notes: Moore's returning to racing

...Formula, which will be the primary sponsor on the team's Ford Tauruses. Robinson-Moore Racing has set the July 4 Pepsi 400 at Daytona...Concord Motorsports Park. ...Jeremy Mayfield's Mobil 1 Taurus team prepared for its run at Winston's $1 million bonus...

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Benson hopes Daytona showing was no fluke

...greatest upsets in Winston Cup history, particularly because Benson's Pontiac was outracing a horde of the powerful Ford Tauruses that supposedly have an aerodynamic advantage. But a caution flag gave the mighty Fords, led by defending series champion...

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Teen arrested in accidental shooting

...Court around 1 p.m. Saturday for an accidental shooting. According to a news release, police found Grandle with a loaded Taurus 9mm pistol without the legal authority to have it.The victim's injuries were described as non-life threatening.

Police say woman fatally shot in Atlanta escaped handcuffs

...police said Friday.Police Chief George Turner said 26-year-old Alexia Christian had apparently found the .380-caliber Taurus handgun inside a stolen truck, and it wasn't immediately clear why the officers didn't discover the gun when they took...

2 former Georgia prison inmates accused of Pennsylvania jury duty scam involving $990 in fines

...sheriff's office in Pittsburgh said it expects more victims to emerge as it continues investigating suspects Antonio Jones and Taurus Thurmond.The sheriff's office said it learned of the scam on Easter weekend when about 30 people called saying they'd...

Taurus returns to haul more families

...meanwhile, name recognition for the Taurus remained high. Taurus debuted as a 1986 model and zoomed...1992. More than 6.7 million Tauruses were sold over 20 years. The...2007 Five Hundred. The test Taurus - a top-of-the-line Limited...

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Taurus X features dual personality

The 2008 Ford Taurus X is a tall wagon. No, it's a mild...vehicle. Whatever the description, the Taurus X is an easy-to-drive, nice-riding...driving and 22 mpg on the highway put the Taurus X among the top third of SUVs for gas...

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