We’re right in the middle of winter, and it’s around this time that we begin planning summer holidays and escapes from the cold, crispy starts and frosted-over windscreens. Now is also the time to daydream about convertibles and the summer road trips that can be had. We’ve taken the legwork out of that research, by hitting […]
Feature Article from the June, 2013 Hemmings Classic Car. Photography by Jeff Koch. It was hard to escape the gravitational pull of Ford’s Mustang in the mid-1960s. This youthful and exciting car was a force of nature, rivaling the Beetle and the Beatles as a cultural phenomenon and selling a million units in less than […]
Edward Snowden lay on his back in the rear of a Ford Escape, hidden from view and momentarily unconscious, as I drove him to the Whitney museum one recent morning to meet some friends from the art world. Along West Street, clotted with traffic near the memorial pools of the ... More »
What do you get when you combine Escape the Room with a vehicle test drive? It turns out, a lot of fun. If you’re not familiar, Escape the Room is a real-world puzzle game where teams of users have to follow clues to (surprise) escape a room. Show More Summary
Ford is turning the typical test drive experience on its head this weekend with a giant driveable game in New York. The venue, which will be open from June 23-26, is based on Escape the Room, a popular experiential game where players have 60 minutes to find their way out of rooms by solving a series of clues and puzzles. Show More Summary
By Sam Abuelsamid At first glance, the FordPass smartphone app seems like an also ran, a remote control app similar to what other automakers have been making for years. However, after spending a week driving the 2017 Ford Escape and having a conversation with Don Butler, Ford’s executive director of connected [...]
Indiana Jones is well known for getting in and then getting out of trouble. The man who plays the lovable movie character recently said that Indiana Jones might have set a bit of a trap for some of the people who are part of the franchise, or at least the music best known to accompany... Show More Summary
"That damn music follows me everywhere."
I've now been driving my new 2016 Ford Escape for a little over 2 months. Over that period of time, I've completed 10,658 kilometers or 6,623 miles. Continue reading Situation Report 1: 2016 Ford Escape owner review Situation Report 1: 2016 Ford Escape owner review originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 02 Jun 2016 13:00:00 EDT. Show More Summary
The 2017 Ford Escape is a big improvement on what was an already remarkable crossover, and the customer-focused changes pay dividends to the Escape faithful. Continue reading 2017 Ford Escape Titanium AWD First Drive 2017 Ford Escape Titanium AWD First Drive originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 02 May 2016 12:01:00 EST. Show More Summary
Originally published on TeslaMondo. Did you know that Ford has issued 16 recalls for one generation of the Escape? Probably not. That’s because the news hasn’t spread far beyond the hardcore automotive press. Why? Because nobody cares. Show More Summary
The Escape's 1.5-liter engine may sound too small, but with 179 horsepower it moves this small SUV along just fine.
Ford’s newly revised Escape SUV, which will be sold here as the updated 2017 Ford Kuga, is the first model to feature the company’s new FordPass system, which allows drivers to remotely unlock, locate and start their vehicle via a smartphone app. The ‘FordPass with Sync Connect’ system hooks up to the Escape’s new SYNC […]
The 2017 Escape will be the first Ford to feature Sync Connect when it goes on sale next month, providing drivers with remote access to their vehicle via a mobile device. In addition, though, it is being offered with two new enginesShow More Summary
(Steven Hayward) It was a popular legend back in 1976 that Chevy Chase’s relentless mocking of Gerald Ford on Saturday Night Live helped cost him the election against Jimmy Carter. I doubt this is true; more likely a typical Hollywood/pop culture self-flattery along the lines of “Woodstock ended the Vietnam War” or something. Show More Summary
Compact SUVs are selling like crazy these days, threatening to displace the beloved sedan as the starter car of choice. Smaller SUVs and crossovers are also being snapped up by families and retirees, setting off much discussion in the...Show More Summary
Ford has announced that Apple’s iPhone-connected, in-dash CarPlay system will finally make its debut on Ford models, with the 2017 Ford Escape becoming the first vehicle to get the feature. The addition of CarPlay opens up a new world of connectivity for would-be buyers of the 2017 Escape. Show More Summary
Baltimore Ravens cornerback Tray Walker died on Friday following a motorcycle crash in Florida on Thursday night. The 23-year-old Walker was riding a Honda dirt bike when he collided with a Ford Escape at an intersection. We are grieving the … More » The post Baltimore Ravens’ Tray Walker Dead After Dirt Bike Crash appeared first on EveryJoe.
Baltimore Ravens cornerback Tray Walker has died at a Miami hospital, less than a day after crashing a dirt bike into a Ford Escape in Liberty City, Florida, Thursday night. Walker was believed to be riding the bike recreationally with another NFL player, who has not been named. Show More Summary