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2013-2014 Lincoln MKZ Recalled Due To Faulty Seat Welds

The latest Lincoln MKZ and a handful of other Ford products are involved in a new recall. The reason is due to sub-standard weld joints that may cause the front seats to become loose or start to lean, which for the driver could lead to a loss of vehicle control. ALSO SEE: Hear The $3.4 Million... read more

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2013 Escape And Kuga, Lightweight SL, MP4-12C Spider: Car News Headlines

The 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show kicks off today and already news on many of the new model debuts is breaking. Motor Authority has a team down in L.A. just waiting to bring you... read more November 16, 2011 by 

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2013 Ford Escape Spy Shots

Due for its debut in just two weeks at the Los Angeles Auto Show, the 2013 Ford Escape has been spied testing in the U.S. We already know it'll come with a trick hands-free... read more November 2, 2011 by 

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Ford SYNC More Affordable, Hands-Free Tech Now From $295

Very little in life comes for free, which makes us appreciate paying less for something all the more. A drop in price of $100 certainly makes Ford's SYNC hands-free, in-car... read more August 1, 2011 by 

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Spy Shots: 2012 Ford Escape

Ford is currently engineering its global C-platform to spawn a trio of crossovers that will include a new Lincoln model, as well as the replacements for the popular Escape... read more March 24, 2011 by 

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2012 Ford Escape Concept: 2011 Detroit Auto Show Preview

The current Ford Escape (pictured) has lived an abnormally long life, still based, albeit distantly, on the Mazda 626. But that's about to change with a new concept slated... read more December 9, 2010 by 

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Ford Previewing New Escape And Kuga With 2011 Detroit Auto Show Concept

Ford is engineering its global C-platform to spawn a trio of crossovers that will include a new Lincoln model, as well as the replacements for the popular Escape and European... read more December 8, 2010 by 

NFB Blind Driver Challenge

Blind Drivers in 2011: Sound Scary?

Driving and not being able to see are generally a bad combination. This fact, unfortunately, robs blind people of the joy and convenience provided by the ability to drive... read more July 2, 2010 by 

IIHS Roof Strength Rating

Will it bend? IIHS reveals first round of tests under new roof rating system

Crash testing brand-new vehicles may rub the Puritan ethic the wrong way, but it's the only sure way to find out just what a car is capable of in terms of protecting its... read more March 24, 2009 by 

2010 Ford Escape Hybrid

Ford builds 100,000th hybrid SUV, reaffirms electric future

When it comes to hybrids, it’s usually Toyota and Honda that get all the good press but American carmakers are just as active in the segment though their efforts mostly... read more March 10, 2009 by 

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Ford boosts safety of Escape SUV for 2010 model year

Beating Toyota and Honda at their own game is no easy thing, but Ford's done it with the Escape, taking top rankings in safety and fuel efficiency against the RAV-4 and CR-V... read more March 6, 2009 by 

2009 Ford Escape Hybrid

Ford CEO to drive Escape Hybrid to Congressional hearings

Last week we reported that executives from the Detroit 3 plan to drive down to Washington for Congressional hearings in some of their most fuel efficient models, rather than... read more December 2, 2008 by 

Ford: Escape beats Toyota and Honda in safety, efficiency

Ford: Escape beats Toyota and Honda in safety, efficiency

A constant climb up the quality rankings, even as other U.S. carmakers fall behind, and a renewed focus on efficiency in the face of high fuel costs has put Ford in the... read more August 19, 2008 by 

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Half of Ford's U.S. lineup to get six speed autos, dual-clutch Powershift on its way

No bolt is being left untouched as carmakers in both the U.S. and Europe strive to develop cleaner and more fuel-efficient vehicles. Everything from weight-saving measures to... read more April 14, 2008 by 

Ford Escape and Mercury Mariner updated for 2009

Ford Escape and Mercury Mariner updated for 2009

The new model launches at the Detroit Auto Show may be over but that hasn’t stopped America’s carmakers from dishing out even more new models and updates. Ford... read more January 22, 2008 by 

Ford delivers first Escape plug-in hybrid SUV

Ford delivers first Escape plug-in hybrid SUV

Ford’s first Escape plug-in hybrid vehicle is ready to start real-world testing along with electric utility South California Edison. Ford today delivered the first of... read more January 4, 2008 by 


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