October 20, 2016 by W.E. Ning
This is not a Ford. This instead is the first image of the new Hawtai Lusheng E80, a midsize sedan that will be launched on the Chinese car market next year. Hawtai took a good look at the Ford Taurus and copied the hood, grille, lights, bumper, A-pillar, and even the mirrors. Sadly we cannot see the rest of the car but we bet it will be Ford all along.
January 15, 2016 by W.E. Ning
The brand new 2016 Ford Taurus has been launched on the Chinese car market. Price starts at 248.800 yuan and ends at 348.800 yuan. The new Ford Taurus is especially developed for China and won’t be sold in the rest of the world, at least not initially.
August 21, 2015 by W.E. Ning
The brand new 2016 Ford Taurus will be launched in China in
September December, mass production of the new full-size Ford sedan officially started yesterday in a brand new factory in the great city of Hangzhou in Zhejiang Province. The Ford Taurus debuted in April on the Shanghai Auto Show.
July 7, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
This is the brand new 2016 Ford Taurus for China, featuring a shiny chromed grille and mean looking headlights. The new Ford Taurus debuted in April on the Shanghai Auto Show, and it will be launched on the Chinese car market in September.
June 23, 2015 by W.E. Ning
The all-new 2016 Ford Taurus will be launched on the Chinese car market in September. There will be two variants; a regular one with a chromed grille and a sporty one with a black grille. The new Ford Taurus debuted in April on the Shanghai Auto Show.
May 22, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
Spy Shots showing the production version of the new 2016 Ford Taurus for the Chinese car market. The new Ford Taurus debuted last month on the Shanghai Auto Show, and it will hit the market in the third quarter. The Taurus features a conservative design with an odd all-black grille. The black car on the first photos is the top-sped variant with fancy LED headlights.
April 19, 2015 by W.E. Ning
We have received another flock photos of the all-new 2016 Ford Taurus, showing that Ford is indeed going increasingly conservative when it comes to design, a trend that started earlier this year with the incredible bland Ford Escort.
April 18, 2015 by Tycho de Feijter
The all-new 2016 Ford Taurus has debuted in China, two days before the start of the Shanghai Auto Show. The 2016 Ford Taurus stands on a new platform called ‘ABB’, it will be manufactured in China by the long-running Changan-Ford joint venture.
February 18, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter
The Ford Taurus will be manufactured in China from 2015 at the Changan-Ford joint venture. The Ford Taurus will have its China-debut on the April 2015 Shanghai Auto Show. Price will range from 300.000 yuan to 450.000 yuan ($50.000 – $75.000). The Taurus will be powered by a 2.0 four-cylinder with 240hp, a 3.5 liter V6 with 365hp, and a new China-only 2.5 liter four-cylinder which will be positioned between the 2.0 and the 3.5.
The Taurus will be the largest China-made Ford sedan so far. The current largest sedan is the Ford Mondeo which is priced from 179.800 yuan to 265.800 yuan. Ford is on a roll in China with sales up 53% in January alone. Ford plans to launch 15 new cars on the Chinese market by 2015, under a master plan creatively called ‘1515’.