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Yeah, it's amazing how boldly moving FoMoCo was back in 1956. What other auto company could bring out the 80's model of their import-fighter in the mid-1950's? Only The Detroit News thinks Ford's got that kind of innovative thinking — or at least they think they do based on the picture above, attached to the article linked below. [Hat tip to Michael and Pete!]

Ford Taurus reborn [Detroit News]

It's Sort Of Official: Introducing The Ford Taurus, Taurus X And Mercury Sable [internal]