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  1. With gas prices down and fuel economy up, SUVs and trucks are making a comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Evening Sun

    ... vehicles sold in 2014 was an SUV. Edmunds said that the hottest sellers are compact SUVs such as the Honda CR-V, Ford Escape and Subaru Forester. Those smaller, more fuel-efficient SUVs made up 10.8 percent of all auto sales in 2014, double that of ...

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  2. 2015 Mazda CX-5 Touring Long-Term Update 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Motor Trend

    ... recently, the 138-hp Chevrolet Trax took a full 9.0 seconds to hit 60 mph, and when we tested the current-gen Ford Escape with a 178-hp, 1.6-liter four-banger, we recorded 8.9 seconds. The current-gen 176-hp RAV4 XLE scooted to 60 in 8.4 seconds; ...

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  3. 2015 Ford Expedition Limited review notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AutoWeek

    DIGITAL EDITOR ANDREW STOY: This latest 2015 Expedition feels like a half-hearted effort on the part of Ford -- it's like they decided not to abandon the full-size SUV market, but they also didn't want to divert a lot of resources into a refresh. The result has some nice features but it's a distant second compared to its most obvious competitor, the Chevrolet Tahoe .

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  4. Ford's December Sales Numbers Do Not Tell The Full StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Forbes.com

    ... year, the F-series. However, this year, two other Ford models managed to achieve this feat: Escape and Fusion. Ford Escape, a compact crossover vehicle, crossed the line with a remarkable surge late in the year. The Escape had its best December ever ...

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  5. Ford EscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Erie Times News

    Ford has always done well with the compact Escape, but its usability was always its best aspect. The second-generation's radically different sheet metal is just one reason why it's more popular than ever.

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  6. Ford's Mark Fields on the Future of Lincoln and the All-New MKXRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Motley Fool

    ... SUV, launched last spring. The MKX is based on Ford's all-new Edge, but -- as with the MKC and its sibling, the Ford Escape -- the sheet metal, interior, and other "touch points" have been changed enough to give the new Lincoln a unique, more ...

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  7. Finally, Sheriff Napoleon repays county $18,1862 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WXYZ

    ... spokesman said his boss never used a county vehicle during his run for office. In fact, his campaign bought a Ford Escape for the sheriff to use so that county resources weren't abused. Bob Ficano reports that he used his county car only for ...

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  8. Silvio Calabi: Ford Escape Still a Solid PlayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Pocono Record

    The Escape is Ford's two-row compact crossover SUV. The model got a tires-up makeover for 2013, which transformed it from a box into a much more modern, attractive and livable vehicle, and then it skated into 2014 virtually unchanged.

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  9. Ford's new Silicon Valley lab shows Fields' dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Automotive News

    ... huge screens on every wall -- with a garage where engineers can tinker with computers for a Ford Fusion, Ford Escape and Lincoln MKX. "We want to be viewed as part of the ecosystem here in Silicon Valley," Fields said. "The valley here is a ...

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  10. Today's Drive: 2015 Honda CR-VRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Vancouver Courier

    ... the 2015 CR-V has been improved in many areas to make it even more competitive with the likes of Toyota RAV4, Ford Escape and Nissan Rogue. The CR-V is now available in six trim levels, thanks to the new Touring model that has been added. All six ...

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  11. Briarwood Ford dealership unveiling upgraded showroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | MLive.com

    ... band will perform and desserts will be served. A fundraiser benefitting the high school will be held as a 2015 Ford Escape will be raffled off. Customers will also have the chance to test drive several cars from Ford's 2015 vehicle lineup. "We have ...

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  12. 2015 Lincoln MKC Real-World Cargo SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | KickingTires

    ... RDX, Audi Q5 and the BMW X3. The MKC's sophistication is a big surprise partly because of its humble roots as a Ford Escape. Cargo room is down slightly after the transformation from Escape to MKC, but it's still capable enough to make big grocery ...

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  13. Silvio Calabi: Ford Escape Still a Solid PlayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Pocono Record

    The Escape is Ford's two-row compact crossover SUV. The model got a tires-up makeover for 2013, which transformed it from a box into a much more modern, attractive and livable vehicle, and then it skated into 2014 virtually unchanged.

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  14. Volkswagen's Tiguan deserves considerationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Georgia Straight

    Although the Volkswagen Tiguan may not be the top-selling compact SUV on the market, it boasts one of the more powerful drive trains, has great ameneties, and is nimble for manoeuvring around town. Fuel Economy: 11.5 litres per 100 kilo metres city, 9.3 litres per 100 kilometres high way; premium fuel According to industry analysts, the top-selling compact SUV in Canada is the Ford Escape, followed closely by Honda's CR-V.

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  15. Top Tech Tidbits From the 2015 Detroit Auto ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Motor Trend

    ... capability by not forcing all those accessories to spin at high engine speeds. Fitted to a 2013 Ford Escape 2.0 EcoBoost demonstrator model, this system improves the 0-60 acceleration by 0.7 second. Part of the magic that makes all this work is a ...

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  16. Dealers like smoother Ford product launchesRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | Automotive News

    ... rollouts in 2014, said Brian Godfrey, chairman of the Ford National Dealer Council. The launches of the 2013 Ford Escape compact crossover and Fusion midsize sedan had glitches and quality problems, followed by many recalls. Fixing those problems ...

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  17. Key Scales Ford In Leesburg, Florida Hires New Sales AssociateRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | PR Log

    ... of the Ford F150, Ford Mustang, Ford Focus, Ford Edge, Ford Fusion, Ford Explorer, Ford Taurus, Ford C-Max and Ford Escape. Key Scales Ford also carries a wide variety of pre-owned and certified pre-owned vehicles. Their dealership offers a family ...

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  18. Lincoln Employs the 330 Horsepower MKX in Its Comeback BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    ... Lincoln was having trouble keeping its momentum up while it prepared its other new vehicles - such as the Ford Escape-based MKC that debuted this summer. A revised Navigator SUV has also helped Lincoln shore up its sales numbers, though that ...

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  19. Scientific Proof that Americans are Completely Addicted to TrucksRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Bloomberg

    ... the Jeep Cherokee, Lincoln MKC, and Buick Encore, which are competing against the best-selling Honda CR-V, Ford Escape, and Toyota RAV4. The Toyota Prius, once the hottest eco-friendly vehicle on the road, saw sales drop by 11.5 percent in 2014 ...

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  20. Preston Ford places 72nd in the nation as Ford dealer continues to growRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Cape Gazette

    ... December sales. Top sellers during 2014 and December were the Ford F-150, Ford Explorer, Ford Fusion, and Ford Escape. So what's next for Preston Ford? "2014 was our best finish yet, and I think what is next is to continue with the largest Ford ...

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