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REVIEW 2014 Ford Escape: Sporty, utilitarian

The 2014 Ford Escape has a straightforward interior.

Switching from a sporty car to a more practical crossover vehicle doesn’t have to be disappointing. The 2014 Ford Escape compact crossover sheds the previous generation’s boxy look and blends slick styling, decent utility and sporty driving. The Escape is among Ford’s top-selling smaller trucks and comes with front-wheel drive (FWD) or all-wheel drive (AWD). ... Read More »

2014 Ford Escape: Enduring crossover leads the pack

The 2014 Ford Escape has sleek exterior lines.

Now in its 15th year and second year of its third generation, the 2014 Ford Escape remains a versatile compact sport utility vehicle or crossover. It’s among Ford’s five SUVs. Since its redesign in 2013 and its highest-selling year (nearly 300,000 units), Ford didn’t mess with a good thing for 2014. The only changes include ... Read More »

Ford Series trucks again top-selling vehicles for 2013

The Ford F-150 pickup and its siblings combined as the best-selling vehicle in the U.S. in 2013.

The Ford Series trucks, paced by the F-150, have been the best-selling vehicles in the United States for more than three decades. And they’ve been the country’s best-selling trucks for more than four decades. In 2013, the trucks’ top-ranking remained in the end-of-the-year sales totals. But the pick-up trucks’  numbers were even more impressive. The ... Read More »

PREVIEW: 2015 Ford F-150: Lighter, stronger, faster

The 2015 Ford F-150 is lighter, strong and faster than the 2014 model.

The 2015 Ford F-150 pickup truck, the country’s top-selling vehicle for 32 consecutive years, was unveiled at the North American International Auto Show as lighter, strong and with a greater towing capacity than its predecessor. With a stronger, high-strength steel backbone and high-strength, military-grade aluminum alloys, the new F-150 is approximately 700 pounds lighter than ... Read More »