Ford Escort

1998 Ford Escort

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  • (4.3) 23 reviews
  • MSRP: $502$3,914
  • Body Style: Coupe
  • Combined MPG: 33
  • Engine: 130-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
1998 Ford Escort

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The Ford Motor Co. has a cool version of a hot set of wheels in its new 1998 Ford Escort ZX2 coupe.The '98 ZX2 comes in "Cool" or "Hot" form and is aimed at young buyers who want to combine sporty with a brisk performance.Ford hopes the ZX2 will become Generation X's favorite vehicle. Although the ZX2 shares key components with the regular Ford Escort Sedan and Wagon, the coupe has... Read full review for the 1998 Ford Escort

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Too bad they don't make it anymore.

by Escort Owner from Upstate NY & WI on October 8, 2010

I bought my car 12 years ago and haven't made a paymeny in 8 years. At 100k miles i had to replace the alternator. At 130K miles I had to replace the rotors. Soon I'll replace the drive belt, though I... Read Full Review

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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