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2013 Ford Escape
by admin on Mar 18th, 2013
The new Ford Escape brings some much-needed European excitement to the crossover segment that is sure to see the new model sell very well indeed. It not only looks good, it’s also built on a solid, reliable base that is sold as the Ford Kuga throughout Europe. Following on from other Ford models, Focus, Fiesta and Transit, the 2013 Ford Escape is a NA/Euro collaboration that not only lowers development and production costs, it also...
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2013 Ford Escape Review
by admin on Apr 30th, 2012
2013 Escape: Style & Fuel Economy The competitive field of compact SUVs is getting its newest challenger, the 2013 Ford Escape, which should be coming out some time this Summer. The shape of the new Escape is far more aerodynamic than last year's model, and that Ford claims is only one of the factors that helped the Escape get a 4.7L/100km fuel economy rating. Other fuel-saving strategies include the use of Ford's EcoBoost engine techno...
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Obama’s Chrysler 300C On Sale For $1M
by admin on Feb 8th, 2012
Obama's 2005 Chrysler 300 on Ebay Chrysler sales have been going well in the last couple of years, but one particular used Chrysler 300 can’t seem to find a new owner. A 2005 Chrysler 300C once owned by President Obama, has resurfaced on Ebay three years after it was first offered on the auction website. In December, 2007 the then-senator reportedly traded in the HEMI V8-powered luxury sedan for a Ford Escape Hybrid. Only 1,800 miles have b...
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2013 Ford Escape Debuts at LA Auto Show
by admin on Nov 21st, 2011
Ford Debuts Re-Designed 2013 Escape Ford's compact SUV, the 2013 Escape made its global debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Ford hopes the radical redesign will give the Escape the same momentum as the 2012 Explorer, which has a completely new look and a lower, more efficient car platform. The Explorer's last re-design had a signicant impact on sales, which were up 134 percent through October. The Explorer is by far the best seller in market ...
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2013 Ford Escape Gets More Hands-Free Technology
by admin on Nov 8th, 2011
The New 2013 Ford Escape Hands-Free Hatch To show off its new hands-free hatch on the upcoming 2013 Escape, Ford released a video where people try to figure out how to open it without touching the vehicle. This is a really new feature, so it may NOT be intuitive to most people. Watch the video below and see that it's pretty obvious, once you see someone do it. I for one, am almost always loaded down with stuff, when I head to and from th...
Filed under: Blog, C-Max, Escape, Ford, Fuel Efficient, Green News
2013 Escape, Ford’s Fuel Economy Champion SUV
by admin on Oct 14th, 2011
2013 Ford Escape Getting Greener Ford has announced plans for it's 2013 Escape SUV, one of it's leading fuel efficient vehicles. The new 2013 Escape will be the first Ford model to offer two different EcoBoost engines, use direct injection and turbocharging to produce more horsepower from a small cylinder displacement. The 2013 Escape is slated to be Ford's "Fuel Efficiency Champion" in the 4 cylinder vehicles class. There have been no announ...
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Ford and Toyota Team up for Hybrid Pickups
by admin on Aug 26th, 2011
Ford and Toyota will Work on Hybrid Drivetrains Ford and Toyota recently signed a "memorandum of understanding" which will see them team up to develop more fuel efficient engines for trucks and SUVs. With the US Federal Governement finalizing plans to double fleet average fuel economy standards, automakers are scrambling to develop more technology that will help them meet the 54.5 mpg target. There are no plans for them to build entire vehicle...
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2012 Ford Edge EcoBoost Review
by admin on Aug 10th, 2011
Ford Edge Crossover Delivers Fuel Economy The Ford Edge crossover, the latest vehicle to receive the company’s EcoBoost®2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, is now certified by the EPA to deliver 30 mpg highway. Combining gasoline direct injection and turbocharging with smaller overall displacement, this advanced new EcoBoost engine delivers the power of a normally aspirated V6, yet delivers four-cylinder fuel efficiency. EcoBoost has bee...
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Hottest Selling Car in the US
by admin on Jul 14th, 2011
The Top 10 Selling Vehicles in the US Detroit auto makers still dominate the US market. (Source: Cars.com)...