Ford Escape Hybrid Model Overview

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2008 Ford Escape Hybrid Won't Start

The battery, alternator, and starter all test out as good. We get lights on the dash. If you push the key in firmly while turning it sometimes starts. I'm finding 2 problems and wondering which ...

I Have A 2008 Ford Escape Hybrid. I Just Returned From Vacation For A Month...

This is the 2nd time this has happened. Took it to the dealer first time and they charged me 178.00 to recharge the hybrid battery. Is this the same problem and how do I keep it from happening agai...

2008 Hybrid Escape, Engine Revs Fast Going Uphill But Cant Go Past 40 Mph, ...

is this a voltage or transmission problem and how can i diagnose further

2007 Ford Escape Hybrid

I am have trouble with the car. When I am drive and have to push on the gas pedal it is acting like it is not getting the gas and then when I stop at the red light the electric part does not chang...

2007 Ford Escape Hybrid Starts The Shuts Down After A Few Second While In P...

2007 Ford Escape hybrid starts then shuts down after a few second while in park. Now after a week I tried starting the car again and nothing happens.

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2005 Ford Escape Hybrid Overview
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Ford Escape Hybrid Overview

The Ford Escape Hybrid is an intriguing attempt by the American automaker to bring an environment-friendly approach to the SUV market segment. The traditionally fueled Escape has caught on with drivers who want that sport utility vehicle comfort, versatility, and toughness, but who don't want a gas guzzler. With this in mind, Ford launched a gas/electric hybrid version of the Escape in 2005.

Although the Escape Hybrid's mileage has never equalled that of other popular hybrid vehicles like the Toyota Prius or Honda Insight, it's far and away superior to the mileage you'll get from a gas-powered SUV. Superior by 70%, according to Ford and the EPA: A regular Escape with an inline-4 gas engine is estimated at 20 miles per gallon city, while the Escape Hybrid clocks in at 34 city miles per gallon.

So the Escape Hybrid may be the best choice for someone who wants to drive green, but needs an SUV. As the model's mascot, Kermit the Frog, says, "Sometimes it's easy being green!" Unfortunately, it's not cheap; the Ford Escape Hybrid is one of the pricier SUVs in its class.

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