Carlos Osorio/APFord Focus vehicles in a storage lot in Ypsilanti, Mich. NEW YORK -- Ford is recalling 432,000 Focus, C-Max and Escape vehicles because of a software problem that could keep their engines running after drivers try to shut them down. Ford Motor (F) says there is a flaw in the body control module software in the vehicles. Show More Summary
Engines can continue to run after the ignition is turned off, in violation of federal safety regulations.
Over 400,000 Focus, Escape, and C-Max vehicles are being recalled over bad body control module software that can prevent owners from shutting their cars off. Continue reading Ford recalling 433k cars for engines that don't shut off Ford...Show More Summary
Spy shots of a future refresh for the Ford Escape suggest big changes coming for the interior and exterior styling of the crossover. Inside, the center stack looks to be heavily revised. Continue reading New Ford Escape spied inside and out New Ford Escape spied inside and out originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 25 Jun 2015 18:30:00 EST. Show More Summary
Ford is recalling a total of 203,494 vehicles in North America in two campaigns. One of them covers an issue with the instruments in the Escape and Transit. The other is a small labeling issue for the Transit. Continue reading Ford recalls...Show More Summary
Ford Motor Company redesigned the Escape for 2013 and to say they’ve had a few problems with the new model is an understatement. Today, the company announced its ninth recall for the 2104 version of SUV. The Detroit News reports that Ford issued a recall of 203,445 model year 2014 to 2015 Transit Connect and Escape vehicles because of an … [More]
Brian Bohannon/AP2013 Ford Escape sits on display outside the Louisville Assembly Plant in Louisville, Ky. NEW YORK -- Ford Motor (F) is recalling more than 200,000 Transit Connect vans and Escape sport-utility vehicles because of instrument...Show More Summary
Ford has announced its new-generation Sync 3 infotainment system will debut on the 2016 Ford Fiesta, 2016 Ford Escape and 2016 Ford Transit in the US. The new Ford Sync 3 system is a complete overhaul of the systems that have gone before it. Superficially, Sync 3 features a altered colour palette, with larger and more […]
Ford's new Sync 3 infotainment system launches for the 2016 model year. Today, the company announced that the first vehicles to get this tech will be the 2016 Escape and Fiesta. Continue reading Ford Sync 3 launches this summer on 2016...Show More Summary
Coming to the Ford Fiesta and Escape this summer is the automaker’s Sync 3 connected-vehicle system, where it will be listed as an option on the order form. The Sync 3 system is based upon BlackBerry’s QNX operating system, Detroit Free Press reports, and replaces the MyFord Touch/MyLincoln Touch technology supplied by partner Microsoft. Show More Summary
Ford is rolling out its latest Sync infotainment system.
Sync 3 will launch with more than 70 integrated apps, far more than Apple CarPlay or Android Auto. Sync 3 is backward-compatible with CarPlay and AA, Ford says.
The Detroit automaker unveils its revamped QNX-made system in two popular models.
Our spy photographers have captured what appears to be the next generation of Ford Escape. Though it wears thick camouflage and polka dot wrapping, several details are visible, including its updated front grille and new rear taillights. 2017 Ford Escape originally appeared on topspeed.com on Monday, 18 May 2015 16:30 EST. read more
Allow me to set the stage. A friend of mine is looking for compact crossovers, so I recommend to her all the good ones. Mazda CX-5. Ford Escape. New Nissan Rogue. Even the CR-V and the RAV4, if she really can’t find anything she likes. Show More Summary
2014 Ford Focus, Edge, Escape and Transit Connect and 2014-15 Ford Fiesta affected.
Yes you can get a Ford Escape to take you from the UN to the Empire State Building, but that’s lacking a little imagination, isn’t it? Read more...
At least one owner claims Ford's software update does not adequately resolve problems with the power-steering system.
NHTSA is taking a second look at the May 2014 power steering recall that affected 740,000 Ford Escape and Mercury Mariner crossovers after a complaint was filed by an owner who says Ford's fix wasn't sufficient the first time around....Show More Summary
One person was killed and two injured in a shootout at Fort Meade on Monday morning as two men dressed as women tried to crash through the National Security Agency gate. The men were driving a stolen Ford Escape when … More » The post Two Men Dressed as Women Shot as They Try to Ram NSA Gate appeared first on EveryJoe.