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Ford Escape PHEV superb fuel economy

Ford Escape Brake Coach Actually Worked

Source: TechRadar.com DETROIT – More details and more specific feedback in cars will change how we drive. When we know what to do, and when we’re provided enough information to make better decisions, we will respond by driving safer, smarter,…

The Ford Escape ST-Line Elite Hybrid AWD is a terrific all-around compact SUV

Escape Hybrid Delivers Compact SUV Value

CHATHAM, Mass. – I was impressed with the redesigned 2023 Ford Escape compact sport-utility vehicle (SUV) when we drove it late last year and following a week in a hybrid-electric  Ford Escape ST-Line Elite Hybrid AWD (all-wheel-drive) version, our opinion…

Escape ST-Line Elite Compact SUV

CHATHAM, Mass. – Ford redesigned its Escape range of compact sport-utility vehicles (SUVs) for the 2023 model year, producing an even more competitive entry into one of America’s most hotly fought vehicle segments. This refresh of the Escape’s third generation…

Ford Escape PHEV superb fuel economy

Escape PHEV Best of Both Worlds

CHATHAM, Mass. – During the first trip I made in the 2021 Ford Escape Titanium PHEV – plug-in hybrid electric vehicle – the compact sport-utility/crossover’s (SUV/CUV) instant fuel-economy meter registered 999 miles per gallon. I can easily explain this amazing…

NRS Brakes has added galvanized brake pads for certain Ford and Lincoln sedans

Lincoln, Ford Sedans Get NRS Brakes Pads

Source: NRS Brakes announcement TORONTO — Setting the stage for a happier and safer new year for Ford and Lincoln Drivers, NRS Brakes recently launched new galvanized brake pads designed exclusively for the following makes and models: 2017-2020 Ford Fusion,…

Bosch Works with Ford, Bedrock on Self-Parking AV

Source: Bosch announcement Detroit, Mich. – Ford Motor Company, Bedrock and Bosch are launching a demonstration project with connected Ford Escape test vehicles that can drive and park themselves (autonomous vehicle – AV) inside Bedrock’s Assembly Garage in Detroit using…

2019 Ford Edge Titanium

Ford Edge is Just Right CUV

Chatham, Mass. – Slotted between the three-row Explorer and compact Escape, the refreshed Ford Edge hits the sweet spot in the expanding cross-over (CUV) segment. Revised for 2019, the Edge Titanium we spent time in fits five adults and their…

The 2024 Ford Maverick is a unique pickup truck

Maverick Breaks from Pickup-Truck Mold

Unconventional characterizes a maverick, thus making this the perfect name for Ford’s unique, small pickup truck based on a compact sport-utility (SUV) platform. The Ford Motor Company started with the versatile Ford Escape SUV which also provides the basis for…

The 2023 Toyota Prius was thoroughly redesigned and improved.

Prius Keeps Advancing Hybrid Form

CHATHAM, Mass. – At the turn of the (present) century Toyota brought something unique to the American market – the world’s first production hybrid passenger vehicle, the Prius. The company now sells 10 different hybrid models (HEV), two plug-in hybrids…

Ford Ranger one of vehicles covered by the new NRS Brakes part numbers

NRS Brakes Expands Coverage

Source: NRS Brakes announcement TORONTO – NRS Brakes added 12 new part numbers covering model-year 2015-2021 Tesla, Ford, Ram, Jeep, Toyota, Nissan and Kia vehicles. This range expansion means some 5.8 million vehicles will now have the galvanized premium brake…

2022 Kia Sorento X-Line SX-Prestige answers all the SUV questions

Sorento X-Line is Just Right

CHATHAM, Mass. – If Goldilocks had ventured into the three bears’ SUV-filled garage, she would have chosen the 2022 Kia Sorento as her ride because, as she said about everything she liked in their home, “It is just right.” The…

ZF Aftermarket's TRW expanded its vehicle range in February

TRW Corner Module Coverage Tops 376M Vehicles

Source: ZF Aftermarket announcement NORTHVILLE, Mich. — ZF Aftermarket enters 2022 with more “True Original” TRW parts, having expanded its North America Corner Module product lines to give more vehicles –– more than 376 million — access to TRW’s high-quality…

Bronco Sport Outer Banks version offers value and efficiency

Outer Banks: Bronco Sport Value without Sacrifice

CHATHAM, Mass. – The overall capabilities of the Bronco Sport, especially the attention to detail paid to off-roading, impressed us the first time we sampled the compact sport utility introduced last year by Ford. The company transformed the impressive, but…

Goodyear Brakes is expanding its range of premium brake pads, adding 1,800 vehicles

Goodyear Brakes Adds Premium Brake Pads

Source: FDP Virginia announcement TAPPAHANNOCK, Va.– FDP Virginia Inc., which develops and sells Goodyear Brakes, announced today that it is introducing 63 new parts numbers to its line of premium brake pads, which are manufactured at its headquarters in Tappahannock,…

GMC Terrain

Terrain Adds Automatic Braking for 2020

Source: TheCarConnection.com The smallest GMC crossover – the Terrain – is getting a big safety bump. When it goes on sale this year, the 2020 Terrain will include on every model a suite of active safety features that includes automatic emergency…