2016 Ford Focus 5-Door Titanium Hatchback Test Drive

?2016 Ford Focus 5-Door Titanium? A Fun, Practical and Versatile Hatchback The 2016 Ford Focus stable consists of not only a popular 5-door hatch, but also a practical and economical 4-door sedan, both in different levels of trim. Both body configurations are front-wheel drive and are available in four progressive levels of trim ? S,…

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2016 Ford Escape Titanium Test Drive

?2016 Ford Escape Titanium 4WD? A Smart, Tech equipped SUV In 2013, the Blue Oval team came up with a better way to Escape. The Escape Hybrid was dropped from the lineup, but the Ford Escape lineup continued to offer three other fuel conscious models: an updated 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine, as well as a 1.6-liter…

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2015 Ford Edge Titanium

?2015 Ford Edge? New Edge Grows in Stature and Performance Scottsdale, AZ – The Ford Edge not only grew larger inside and out for the 2015 model year, but it has also gotten considerably better. The new Edge delivers improved steering and handling characteristics, a smoother ride quality and quietness, better braking performance and advanced…

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Ford Fusion Energi Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer There seems to be a lot of Fusion going on at Ford. Since the latest generation of Ford?s best-selling sedan was totally redone from the ground up for 2013, Ford has made it available in eight different models including gasoline, hybrid and most recently plug-in hybrids. We recently spent some…

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2014 Ford Fiesta Titanium Test Drive

?2014 Ford Fiesta Titanium: A delightful 5-Door Hatch” Small has recently been getting bigger, but not necessarily in terms of size, but rather in popularity. The popularity and influx of ever-smaller cars into the North American market is actually the big issue, not just the size of the vehicles themselves. There are several contributing factors…

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2013 Ford Escape Test Drive

By Barbara & Bill Schaffer The Ford Escape has been an anomaly in the car business, with its best sales years at the end of the product cycle, even outselling the giants of the category the Honda CR-V and Toyota RAV4 the last year. However, in our mind it was old school SUV ? a…

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Test Drive: 2013 Ford Escape Titanium AWD

?All-New 2013 Ford Escape: A Smarter SUV? Saves Fuel, Money while providing new technologies? The Blue Oval team has come up with a better way to Escape ? in the 2013 Escape. There will no longer be an Escape Hybrid, but the Escape stable will continue to offer three other fuel conscious models: an updated…

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Test Drive: 2012 Ford Focus Titanium 5-Door Hatch

?Ford Focus ? All-new for 2012 in two configurations? ? For those nay-sayers who predicted the fall and demise of the once popular hatchback, I can only say ?guess again? folks. The five-door hatchback is back with a vengeance. Let?s face it, five-door hatches are generally mini-wagons that are fun to drive due to their…

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First Drive: Ford Focus

Ford Focuses on World Car with Universal Appeal In a category populated with names like Civic, Corolla, Jetta, Cruze and Elantra, the new Ford Focus has a tough fight.? The compact sedan grouping accounts for about 25 percent of the auto market worldwide and 20 percent in the U.S.? With U.S. fuel prices headed toward…

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