Ford Escape 2017

7 Great Used SUVs for Small Families

By Mike Hanley on May 22, 2019

Check out our take on seven used SUVs that are a good fit for small families. Each SUV took top honors in one of's comparison tests. Read More
2017 Ford Escape Review

By Joe Bruzek on October 16, 2018

CARS.COM — The updated 2017 Ford Escape’s improvements are minor — if you didn’t have the Escape on your consideration list, these won’t put it there — but this compact SUV is easier to live with d... Read More
What's the Best Compact SUV of 2016?

By Patrick Olsen on September 13, 2018

CARS.COM — Compact SUVs continue to be a best-selling segment, and why not? They carry plenty of people, cargo, pets, whatever you need. Because they’re so popular, is now testing th... Read More
What's the Best Compact SUV for 2017?

By Joe Wiesenfelder on September 13, 2018

CARS.COM — It’s been little more than one year since we published our last Compact SUV Challenge, but much has changed within the market as several models have been redesigned or updated. So,... Read More
2017 Ford Escape: Real-World Cargo Space

By Joe Bruzek on July 19, 2018

CARS.COM — The 2017 Ford Escape SUV has 34.3 cubic feet of cargo space behind the back seat and 67.8 cubic feet of cargo space with the backseat folded, but what do those dimensions really look lik... Read More
Which Small SUV in 2017 Has the Best Rear Visibility?

By Kelsey Mays on July 18, 2018

CARS.COM — A lot has changed since I last stacked up blind spot visibility among compact SUVs. For starters, those SUVs have become wildly popular: The Ford Escape outsells everything but the F-Ser... Read More
What's the Best 2017 Compact SUV for Towing?

By Mike Hanley on July 18, 2018

CARS.COM — The summer travel season is fast approaching and many families will soon be hitting the road with a camper, boat or trailer in tow. A full-size truck or SUV might automatically jump to m... Read More
2017 Jeep Compass Preview

By Fred Meier on July 12, 2018

Competes with: Ford Escape, Subaru Forester, Toyota RAV4, Nissan Rogue Looks like: A Jeep Grand Cherokee had a “moment” with a Cherokee Drivetrain: One engine (a 2.4-liter four-cyli... Read More
Five Ways Ford's Sync 3 Multimedia System is a Game Changer

By Jennifer Geiger on March 9, 2018

CARS.COM — We complained about Ford’s MyFord Touch multimedia system for years, but the automaker thankfully went back to the drawing board and created the Sync 3 system, debuting it on the 2... Read More
Which 2017 Cars Have Hands-Free Liftgates?

By Rick Popely on March 2, 2018

CARS.COM — A hands-free liftgate is a useful tool for those times when you don’t have a hand to spare. Simply wave your foot below the rear bumper or, on models with a proximity key, approach... Read More