Now comes this news:
Ford Set to Rename Five Hundred Sedan "Taurus"
NEW YORK (Reuters)
Motor Co. (F.N) is planning to announce that its Five Hundred mid-size sedan will be renamed the Taurus, after its once-popular but now discontinued model, Dow Jones Newswires reported on Tuesday.
The newswire said Ford executives would announce its plan on Wednesday at the Chicago auto show.
No Ford spokesman was immediately available to comment.