Poll: Kia Niro or Ford C-Max Hybrid?

Which fuel-sipping people-hauler would YOU rather live with, the new Kia Niro or Ford’s older C-Max?

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Top 10 Least Reliable Cars of 2014

Each year, Consumer Reports conducts its Reliability Survey in order to determine which vehicles presented the most problems fresh off the assembly line.

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2014 Ford C-Max Hybrid Named IIHS Top Safety Pick

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has named the 2014 Ford C-Max Hybrid a Top Safety Pick.

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Facelifted Ford C-Max Spied Getting Jump From a Jeep

Testing new vehicles doesn’t always go as planned, a lesson that Ford had to learn while our spy photographer looked on. 

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Top 10 Least Reliable New Cars: The 2013 Edition

If you’re shopping for a new car and reliability is at the top of your list of priorities, you might want to avoid the following vehicles found on this top 10 list.

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Ford Focus EV, C-Max Hybrids Recalled

Ford is recalling approximately 23,831 Focus Electric and C-Max models so that they make an audible door chime when the driver’s door is opened while the push-button start is engaged.

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Ford Issues Checks to C-Max Hybrid Owners

Ford has begun mailing checks to C-Max Hybrid owners as compensation for having revised the advertised fuel economy from 47 mpg to 43 mpg.

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EPA Announces Intention to Update MPG Labelling Procedures

In light of today’s announcements by Ford, the EPA has announced that it will update its labelling procedures to keep pace with industry changes.

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Ford C-Max Downgraded to 43 MPG Combined, Owners to Be Compensated

Ford has announced that it is voluntarily lowering fuel economy estimates for the 2013 C-Max Hybrid to 43 mpg combined from 47, and will be issuing compensation to current owners of the C-Max because of this change. 

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Ford C-MAX Hybrid Recalled for Roof Issue

Ford has announced a recall for 33,021 C-Max Hybrid vehicles built between January 19, 2012 through June 26, 2013 for a roof defect.

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Ford Announces Best Hybrid Sales Quarter Ever

Ford Motor Company has announced record-breaking sales after counting 24,217 hybrid vehicles sold in the second quarter of 2013.

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Ford Bests Own Hybrid Sales Number in First Half of 2013

The popularity of the Ford Fusion Hybrid, C-Max Hybrid, as well as the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid is translating into solid sales for the blue oval, as the brand has just beat its previous full-year record of hybrid sales in the first five months of 2013.

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Top 10 Cheapest 40 MPG Cars

Fuel efficiency is at the forefront of every new car-buyer’s mind. No one wants to spend $30,000 and find themselves throwing money away at the gas pump, so we’ve compiled a list of the cheapest vehicles that get 40 miles per gallon (combined) in order from most expensive to least expensive.

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Ford Being Sued Over C-Max Hybrid, Fusion Hybrid MPG Claims

A pair of California law firms are consolidating lawsuits against Ford, alleging that the American automaker has falsely marketed its MPG claims for its C-Max Hybrid and Fusion Hybrid vehicles.

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Ford Grows Hybrid Segment Market Share to New Record

While achieving an all-time monthly sales record in December with 3,244 Fusion Hybrids sold, Ford is expected to shatter that number in January with a projected 5,500 units sold.

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