Almost 400,000 Ford Escape SUVs Recalled Over Rust

Remember the fun-sized first generation Ford Escape? If you're still riding around in one you might want to give it a once-over, Ford just just issued a recall for some 385,760 2001 to 2004 Escapes over a "rust issue" that could cause components of the SUV to come apart and "affect the ability to steer." » 4/07/14 6:59pm 4/07/14 6:59pm

Ford Recalls Ford Escape For Sixth Time In 18 Months Over Fire Risk

Ford has a problem child and its name is 'Escape with 1.6-liter Ecoboost.' The automaker announced today it's issuing two more recalls to stop fire risks that have been plaguing the vehicle since its 2012 redesign, bringing the total to six recalls for the popular crossover. » 11/26/13 12:00pm 11/26/13 12:00pm

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

The Yankees Are Offering Fans An Opportunity To Win This Really Ugly…

If you've been watching the NBA Finals in the New York City area, you've probably seen a commercial that's been terrifying Yankee fans and non-Yankee fans alike. The ad shows various people living their various lives, surrounded by various items adorned with that familiar Yankees logo and pinstripes. Because the… » 6/15/12 2:59pm 6/15/12 2:59pm

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

Cash For Clunkers Program Actually Benefiting Truck, Crossover Sales

The NHTSA list of the most purchased cars under the Cash For Clunkers programs favors cars. But if you look at it by model, and not by trim, trucks and crossovers are the true winners. » 8/07/09 1:45pm 8/07/09 1:45pm