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Ford celebrates green milestone

Ford recently celebrated the production of its 100,000th hybrid SUV and reinforced its commitment to ramping up production of hybrid vehicles this year.

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Ford Escape Hybrid gets kudos

After undergoing a major overhaul for the 2008 model year, the Ford Escape Hybrid is improved again for 2009 with a more powerful and more efficient gas-electric powertrain,

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GET REFRESHED

With the 2009 Ford Escape, the engineering and technology updates are so significant that those engineers had the double duty of introducing a new model, and then making extensive changes the year aft

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Special Purpose Vehicle: 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid

Virtually indistinguishable from the conventional Ford Escape save for its badges, the Escape Hybrid provides performance that ranks midway between the conventional four- and six-cylinder Escape model

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Re-tooled and Re-cooled

Since the Ford Escape was thoroughly revamped for the 2008 model year, it's no surprise then that its platform sibling, the Mazda Tribute gets basically the same treatment.

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A good Ford SUV deserves better

I anthropomorphize cars. I can't help it. Some overly empathetic fold in my brain wants to make a steel-and-glass thing into a character, a persona, an avatar, a material semblance of the people and t