Car commercials from the 1980s were completely insane

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For us!
Now, there is a personal car that has exactly what we’re looking for
Taurus!
Now, there’s an American car with the shape and the feel we’ve never seen before
Ford has seen where we’re going, Ford has heard us loud and clear
Ford has seen the future, and now the future is here!
For us!
Taurus!
For us!
Taurus!
Have you driven a Ford lately?

Would you buy car after this uplifting jingle filled your 1986-vintage living room? Ford thought you would, and it wasn’t the only car maker making insane commercials. Buckle up as we take you on an information superhighway road trip.

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