One theme of the Detroit Auto Show certainly seems to be clean cars, especially standard-looking and standard-acting cars that produce fewer emissions than their older versions. A good example of this is the new Ford 500, which we revealed late last night (or early this morning, I guess), which is Ford's first V-6 PZEV with a 3.5-liter Duratec engine. I'm not sure this PZEV rating will be the 500's biggest selling point, but, hey, at least a little bit of CO2 will be prevented from making it int
It's a three-bar world over at Ford's design studio, and the latest model to adopt the Fusion-esque grille treatment is the 2008 Ford Five Hundred, which gets a facelift for its unveiling at next year's Chicago Auto Show. We showed you heavily masked spy shots that hinted at the new front end treatment back in April, and Leftlane News put up a new collection of Ford Five Hundred spy shots Friday that give a much clearer view of the restyled front end.