Ford Escape

Ford Syncs Up Availability of Android Auto, Apple CarPlay Across 2017 Lineup

By Matt Schmitz on July 25, 2016


CARS.COM — As Ford continues a lineup-wide rollout of its latest-generation multimedia system, Sync 3, the automaker is also synchronizing the availability of Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Ford announced today that almost all 2017 models will be compatible with… Read More

Ford Syncs Up Availability of Android Auto, Apple CarPlay Across 2017 Lineup

By Matt Schmitz on July 25, 2016

CARS.COM — As Ford continues a lineup-wide rollout of its latest-generation multimedia system, Sync 3, the automaker is also synchronizing the availability of Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Ford announced today that almost all 2017 models will be compatible with… Read More

2017 Ford Escape Video

By Joe Bruzek on July 13, 2016

CARS.COM — The 2017 Ford Escape may not be "all-new" from the ground up, but the redesign makes improvements in all the right areas. Let's take a look at some of those upgrades and how well they help the SUV… Read More

What's the Best Compact SUV of 2016?

By Patrick Olsen on July 13, 2016

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, Cars.com is now testing this category every year. The 2016 Compact SUV Challenge… Read More

The 2016 Compact SUV Challenge: Multimedia Winners and Losers

By Joe Bruzek on July 13, 2016

CARS.COM — The multimedia systems tested in the Cars.com 2016 Compact SUV Challenge ranged from bare-bones basic to top-of-the-line touch-screens with smartphone integration, multiple USB ports and near-seamless usability. Each SUV offers multiple systems but these were graded on the… Read More

Headlight Safety Test Casts Shadow on Compact SUVs

By Matt Schmitz on July 12, 2016

CARS.COM — As the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety continues to shed new light on the performance of one of the most basic, yet vital, elements of car safety — headlights — automakers have their work cut out for them.… Read More

Five Ways Ford's Sync 3 Multimedia System is a Game Changer

By Jennifer Geiger on July 8, 2016

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 2016 Escape and rolling it out across its… Read More

2017 Ford Escape: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Newman on June 14, 2016

CARS.COM — For the 2017 model year, Ford restyled its Escape, with updates to both the compact SUV's exterior and interior. Those tweaks helped the 2017 Escape earn A grades in all categories; the 2016 Escape received B grades in its… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: May 2016

By Kelsey Mays on June 1, 2016

CARS.COM — What goes up must come down. After months of steady gains, new-car sales in May fell 6.4 percent with the top seven automakers reporting. If that holds true for the rest of the industry, it would represent the… Read More

2017 Ford Escape Review

By Joe Bruzek on May 19, 2016

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 daily. Find out more… Read More

New-Car Deals: May 2016

By Kelsey Mays on May 11, 2016

CARS.COM — During past few years, May has been a popular time for automakers to ramp up incentives heading into the summer. Average incentives per vehicle this month have outpaced April numbers in each of the past four years, according… Read More