Motorcycle Maniac Leads Police Chase Right Through Wal-Mart And Escapes

Royal Canadian Mounted Police tried to stop an unidentified motorcyclist for reckless driving when the dude ran for it, leading cops all over the city of Surrey and straight through the front door of Wal-Mart and down escalators. Oh yeah; he got away and cops still can't find him. » 3/13/15 5:18pm 3/13/15 5:18pm

Can The Lincoln MKC Concept Set The Brand On Fire?

Our rollout of Detroit Auto Show reveals continues tonight with the Lincoln MKC Concept, which previews what is sure to be the brand's next small crossover SUV. (I needed to post this tonight because I know how passionate you all are about small crossover SUVs.) » 1/13/13 12:45am 1/13/13 12:45am

Watch The Ford Escape Try Its Hand At The Waltz

Everyday cars are getting better and better at driving themselves. What's the best use of this new technology? Dancing cars, of course! » 9/14/12 4:40pm 9/14/12 4:40pm

This Is How Not To Transport A Car

Calling a tow truck or flat bed isn't all that hard. For a nominal fee, they'll come to where you live and transport your car to your desired location. Easy peasy. » 8/29/12 2:00pm 8/29/12 2:00pm

Some 2013 Ford Escapes Might Have Fiery Fuel Leaks

Ford's telling 2013 Escape 1.6-liter owners to stop driving their cars due to a possible fuel leak. Escape owners not wanting to experience fiery death can get a loaner. It's the second new Escape recall, and third recent Escape recall. » 7/19/12 9:15am 7/19/12 9:15am

Ford Sells All The Escapes!

People seem to like the 2013 Ford Escape as much as we did, with Ford selling a record 28,500 of them (PDF) in June. It's even more popular than the outgoing model. Fiesta/Focus sales were both down. » 7/03/12 9:45am 7/03/12 9:45am

2013 Ford Escape: First Drive

The Ford Escape has always been the capable compact SUV you never really wanted, but was your go-to response to the question: "I don't off-road. I want an SUV. What should I buy?" The new 2013 Ford Escape is no longer an SUV, but it won't change the answer to that question. » 4/18/12 12:00pm 4/18/12 12:00pm

2013 Ford Escape: Your mom will love it

All those years spent pining for the Euro-only Ford Kuga crossover were not in vain for Ford has finely deigned us worthy with the Kuga-twin 2013 Ford Escape. Now we suddenly realize we never really wanted a crossover in the first place. Oh well. Our moms will buy them! » 11/16/11 8:03am 11/16/11 8:03am

Source: Ford hybrid production will be impacted by Japan earthquake

A Japanese battery supplier contact tells us that the Ford Fusion and Escape hybrids will almost certainly have production issues because of Japan's devastating earthquake and subsequent tsunami, but Ford says it has no reports of any shortages. » 3/15/11 3:52pm 3/15/11 3:52pm

Dr. Food Fails To Take Own Advice

DrFood.org's sales pitch is "YOU deserve Optimal Nutrition, Real People ~ Real Food ~ Real Results." The good doctor also offers A "Bioelectrical Impedance Assessment." Wonder how orange grease and reheated meat product affect those results... [Imgur] » 9/21/10 3:00pm 9/21/10 3:00pm

How Not To Flee The Scene Of An Accident

An impatient alleged drunk driver tries to skip ahead in a line of cars, fails, realizes he's screwed, and then compounds his troubles by crashing into everything in the clumsiest hit-and-run you'll ever see. » 8/20/10 9:30am 8/20/10 9:30am

Teen Carjackers Back Over Cop Car In Failed Ford Escape Escape

Three teens in the Maryland suburbs of Washington were trapped by a police officer after carjacking a Ford Escape. So the driver decided to try running over the officer's Crown Victoria in reverse. Physics sides with justice on this one. » 8/10/10 5:15pm 8/10/10 5:15pm

How To Escape A Sinking Car

Accidentally drive into a river? Get caught in a flash flood and can't see daylight? Here's The Art of Manliness guide to escaping from an underwater car. Read it and don't drown! —Ed. » 5/06/10 11:59am 5/06/10 11:59am

A Different Kind Of Escape Hybrid

Ford's Thai press people apparently took the concept of a launch entirely too literally. Nevertheless, a propane-gas hybrid Escape gondola edition seems to make the perfect "caption this" shot. » 12/04/08 3:30pm 12/04/08 3:30pm

SEMA Getting Hit With Tsunami Of Custom Fords

The pictures are tiny, but Ford is apparently bringing quite a load of customs to the SEMA » 10/31/08 6:00pm 10/31/08 6:00pm show in Vegas next week. There's a trio of Lincoln MKS's on the way, a couple of Foci and custom Escapes, a sinister looking Lincoln MKX, and our favorite, a tarted up Ford Transit Connect. Seriously, that thing can't hit the…

2009 Ford Escape: First Drive

While we're not quite willing to call this a full review, we did get some seat time with a couple of spankin' new 2009 Ford Escape models yesterday. We managed to get back-to-back seat time with both the 2008 and 2009 V6 4x4 Limited as well as the Hybrid for direct comparison on the same 20-mile circuit. When… » 5/15/08 12:00pm 5/15/08 12:00pm

Canadian Cabinet Members Forced To Give Back Vehicles, Thanks To One…

The cabinet ministers in Nova Scotia will no longer be allowed to cruise around in government-paid vehicles after one teenage son of a cabinet minister crashed a 2008 Ford Escape hybrid likely doing something very un-green-like. It turned into a bit of a messy he-said she-said as the cabinet member, Judy Streatch,… » 5/08/08 3:40pm 5/08/08 3:40pm

IRS Gives Biggest Tax Credit To New Ford Hybrids

Now that the tax incentives to on the Toyota Prius have run out, the new king of the road for deductions are the hybrid offerings from Ford — the Hybrid Ford Escape and Hybrid Mercury Mariner two wheel drive. The taxman will be giving buyers of the twin hybrids up to $3,000 in deductions in an effort to offset the… » 3/28/08 12:45pm 3/28/08 12:45pm