The 1987 Rotary Taurus
The endless generosity of Dick Nesbitt allows FoMoCo News to bring you these great sketches of a design study for the 1987 Rotary Taurus.
This was an exploration for a concept car that would signify the alliance between Mazda and Ford. The wheel design is inspired by the rotor in a rotary engine. The Rotary Taurus design illustrations were made by Dick Nesbitt in his capacity of consultant automotive designer to the Rochester, New York Auto Show in 1987 to help promote Ford's new design direction
Enjoy this bit of recent history.