Top 10 Worst Vehicles to Drive in a Zombie Apocalypse

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Top 10 Worst Vehicles to Drive in a Zombie Apocalypse
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Ok, so the worst just happened, like something totally NOT GOOD. Perhaps a natural disaster has devastated your country; maybe a virulent disease or food-borne illness is spreading throughout the population; conceivably even the hand of God has reached down from on high and caused an outright nuclear meltdown. Whatever the reason, things are seriously… Continue Reading...

Ford Sees Major Growth in ‘Super Segment’ Vehicles

Ford Sees Major Growth in ‘Super Segment’ Vehicles
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Ford is rolling four key vehicle segments – subcompact, compact, small utility vehicles, and midsize sedans – into one, naming it the super segment. Continue Reading...

How Technology Makes You a Better Driver, and a Safer Driver Too

How Technology Makes You a Better Driver, and a Safer Driver Too
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“First thing I do when I get in my car is turn off the stability control and traction control”. Many of us have heard someone, at some point, utter this. Or maybe we ourselves are the guilty party. When asked why it was turned it off, the typical response is along the lines of “’cause… Continue Reading...

Top 10 Best Selling Vehicles of 2012

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Top 10 Best Selling Vehicles of 2012
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2012 was the best-selling year for automakers since 2007, marking the third year in a row that sales have increased. So now is a great time to look back at the best-selling vehicles from last year. Coming in 10th place with 261,008 units sold is the Ford Escape which was updated for the 2013 model… Continue Reading...

Top 10 Most Watched AutoGuide Videos of 2012

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As 2012 comes to an end, AutoGuide has decided to take a look back at the most watched videos from our collection. SEE ALSO: 2013 Ford Escape Review – Video Kicking off the top 10 list is the 2013 Ford Escape video review, where Editor-in-Chief Colum Wood puts the new crossover to the test, admiring its… Continue Reading...

Most Researched New and Used Cars of 2012: Consumer Reports

Most Researched New and Used Cars of 2012: Consumer Reports
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As 2012 comes to an end, it’s always interesting to see what vehicles were most popular on everyone’s research list for the year. Continue Reading...

Custom Ford Escapes Mix Fun and Function: 2012 SEMA Show

Custom Ford Escapes Mix Fun and Function: 2012 SEMA Show
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The collection of vehicles in the Ford booth at the 2012 SEMA Show might be the American automaker’s best in recent years.  Continue Reading...

Safety Group Wants Ford Fined for Escape Unintended Acceleration Issue

Safety Group Wants Ford Fined for Escape Unintended Acceleration Issue
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Earlier this month, the Center for Automotive Safety (CAS) filed a petition with NHTSA regarding the Ford Escape’s unintended acceleration issue and now the safety group is calling for the American automaker to be fined. Continue Reading...

Ford Escape Unintended Acceleration Spurs Petition

Ford Escape Unintended Acceleration Spurs Petition
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A nonprofit consumer safety group is pressing the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to investigate complaints surrounding 320,000 Ford Escapes model year 2002 through 2004 that could be subject to unintended acceleration following an earlier recall. Continue Reading...

2013 Ford Escape Already has 8,000 Orders

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2013 Ford Escape Already has 8,000 Orders
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The Ford Escape saw a major overhaul for the 2013 model year, ditching its traditional SUV styling for something more in line with the European Kuga offering. As part of the American automaker’s ‘One Ford’ plan of ensuring North American models are nearly identical to its European counterparts, the changes to the 2013 Ford Escape… Continue Reading...

2013 Ford Escape Gets Best in Class Towing in Obscure Segment

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2013 Ford Escape Gets Best in Class Towing in Obscure Segment
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Ford has just announced the 2013 Escape will get an official tow rating of 3,500 lbs., which makes it best-in-class out of all small turbocharged SUVs – an rather obscure statistic. The Escape used to be powered by a 3.0L V6, and carried a 3,500 lbs. tow rating, same as the new Escape. Now with… Continue Reading...

2013 Ford Escape Revealed With Stylish Looks, Turbocharged Engines: 2011 LA Auto Show

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2013 Ford Escape Revealed With Stylish Looks, Turbocharged Engines: 2011 LA Auto Show
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Ford has ditched the Escape’s more traditional SUV styling, overhauling the compact crossover for the 2013 model year. The North American market will now finally be treated to styling more in line with Europe’s Kuga crossover, proving that Ford is focusing on its One Ford plan of ensuring products offered in North America are nearly… Continue Reading...

Toyota Dealer Targets Guinness World Record for Longest Hybrid Parade

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Toyota Dealer Targets Guinness World Record for Longest Hybrid Parade
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A group of green car enthusiasts are looking to set a Guinness World Record in Madison, Wisconsin on Sunday, July 24 for the longest hybrid vehicle parade. The event know as Hybrids On Parade, will allow hybrid owners from throughout the Midwest to converge in Madison with 500 hybrids stretching over six miles to break… Continue Reading...

Ford To Introduce Eight New Models in First Quarter of 2012

Ford To Introduce Eight New Models in First Quarter of 2012
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Ford is planning to blitz the auto-market for the first quarter of 2012. According to a source inside Ford, no less than eight all-new or refreshed models will start production for Q1. Ford’s largest project is the all-new midsize Fusion/Mondeo, which is currently scheduled to start production in January. Ford hopes for a 50-percent sales improvement for… Continue Reading...

Ford Posts Surprising Sales Gain of 2% In July

Ford Posts Surprising Sales Gain of 2% In July
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With the current state of affairs in the auto industry, smaller than expected losses have been cause to celebrate, so imagine the party the folks over at Ford must be having right now as the company announced today that it actually posted a sales gain. Last month Ford’s 10 percent loss was seen as a… Continue Reading...

Report: Ford Confirms EcoBoost 4-Cylinder With At Least 230 Horsepower

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Report: Ford Confirms EcoBoost 4-Cylinder With At Least 230 Horsepower
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Ford has just confirmed that it will bring an EcoBoost 4-cylinder engine to marker starting next year. The new engine will be a 2.0-liter gasoline four-cylinder and use a turbocharger to deliver at least 230hp and 240 ft-lbs of torque. Much in the way that the 365-hp EcoBoost V6 delivers V8 power with V6 duel-economy,… Continue Reading...