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Ford Reviews

The iconic American car manufacturer has been at the forefront of automotive innovation since the first Model A rolled off founder Henry Ford's assembly line in 1903. Although the wooden wheels and hand-cranked engines of early models have now been replaced by futuristic flex fuel and hybrid technologies, the Detroit auto giant continues to operate on the same basic tenets—commitment to quality, dedication to design improvement—that made the fledgling Ford Motor Company a success over a century ago.


SEPTEMBER 2014

A front view of the stylish 2014 Ford Focus Titanium Hatchback

2014 Ford Focus Titanium Hatchback
Offering European-tuned handling and a thorough set of high-tech features, the Focus remains a solid choice in the super competitive compact segment. Despite having only average power, the Focus is one of the most fun-to-drive cars in its class.

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AUGUST 2014

A front view of the fuel efficient 2014 Ford Fiesta SE

2014 Ford Fiesta SE Hatchback
Powered by a 1.0-liter turbocharged inline-3, this hypermiling special achieves up to 45 miles per gallon without being a hybrid. Thanks to a responsive 5-speed manual transmission and an engaging chassis, this fuel sipper can actually be fun to drive as well.

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JULY 2013

Ford Fusion Titanium AWD
Fitted with a peppy, fuel-sipping 2.0-liter EcoBoost inline-4, the 2013 Ford Fusion Titanium is both fun and efficient. The available all-wheel drive provides a surefooted feel, while high-tech options like adaptive cruise control a lane keeping system provide extra assurance.
A front view of the 2013 Ford Fusion Titanium AWD


APRIL 2013

A rear view of a 2013 Ford Escape Titanium 4WD

Ford Escape Titanium 4WD
Extensively updated for the 2013 model year, the all-new Ford Escape is as smart as it is stylish, providing the drivability and fuel economy of a sedan with the versatility and extra cargo room of an SUV.


MARCH 2013

Ford Fusion Hybrid
Redesigned for the 2013 model year, the all-new Ford Fusion Hybrid is both bigger and more stylish than its predecessor, and earns up to 47 mpg. Inside, amenities such as a voice-activated infotainment system and adaptive cruise control increase driver satisfaction and passenger comfort.
A side view of a 2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid


MARCH 2013

A side view of a 2013 Ford C-Max Energi SEL

Ford C-Max Energi SEL
As Ford's first dedicated hybrid, the C-Max strikes a good balance between fuel savings and drivability. Featuring a 2.0-liter inline-4 paired with a lithium-ion battery-powered motor, our plug-in Energi model offered effortless performance while still earning an EPA-estimated 100 mpg.


SEPTEMBER 2011

Ford Flex Titanium
Ford has taken its Flex crossover in a decidedly more luxurious direction with the posh Titanium trim level, which adds 20-inch aluminum rims, a handsome black leather interior and the intelligent SYNC infotainment system to the hip family hauler's already winning formula.

A three-quarter rear view of a white 2011 Ford Flex Titanium


DECEMBER 2010

A three-quarter front view of a blue 2011 Ford Focus

Ford Focus
Since its introduction to the global car market over ten years ago, the Ford Focus has been embraced by auto buyers for its affordability and fun, sporty demeanor. The 2011 edition of this reliable ride is further enhanced with high-tech features like MyKey remote keyless entry and the SYNC navigation system.


AUGUST 2010

Ford Edge Sport
This cool crossover, which combines solid performance with innovative technological features, offers drivers a luxury feel at a reasonable price. The Edge's re-tuned suspension and advanced all-wheel drive ensure driver satisfaction, while the car's quiet interior and easy-to-use MyFord interface make for a comfortable cabin.

A three-quarter rear view of a red 2011 Ford Edge Sport

JULY 2010

A front view of a blue 2011 Ford Explorer

Ford Explorer
With the all-new Explorer, Ford reinterprets the sport utility vehicle for the 21st century, and in the process, hopes to regain the support of former SUV devotees. Featuring a lightweight design, best-in-class fuel economy, and an intelligent 4WD system, this capable, off-road ready vehicle just may be the Ford of the future.

JUNE 2010

Ford Fiesta Sedan
This stylish, Euro-inspired subcompact is a city-friendly fuel-sipper that won't break the bank. While the Fiesta's excellent fuel economy (up to 40 mpg highway) is the most obvious attraction, this small sedan also boasts extensive safety features and an impressive array of standard interior amenities.

A side view of a blue 2011 Ford Fiesta Sedan

MAY 2010

A three-quarter rear view of a red 2010 Ford Taurus SHO

Ford Taurus SHO
The turbocharged Taurus SHO boasts a 3.5-liter, 365-horsepower V6 that rockets this cruise-ship-sized sedan from 0-60 in just over 5 seconds—pretty impressive for a car that tips the scale at nearly two-and-a-half tons.

APRIL 2010

Ford Transit Connect XLT
Ford's all-new Transit Connect cargo van was designed with city-dwelling small business owners in mind. Whether you're a vintner or a handyman or an organic grocery store owner, the Transit Connect, with its short wheelbase and surprisingly spacious cargo area, is sure to help you on your road to success.

A side view of a white 2010 Ford Transit Connect XLT

JULY 2009

A three-quarter rear view of a red 2010 Ford Focus Coupe

Ford Focus Coupe
Practical and affordable, this five-passenger coupe is nearly identical to its sedan counterpart. Stable on the road with decent handling, the Focus has a quiet interior and enviable fuel economy. A sporty edge and numerous safety features round out this small starter car’s offerings.

JULY 2009

Ford Taurus SE
This all-new five-passenger sedan, displaying a refined and athletic body, is an upscale driver-focused automobile with a 3.5-liter V6 engine mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. The base-level SE features cloth seats, steering wheel-mounted audio and cruise controls, and a six-speaker audio system.

A three-quarter front view of a silver 2010 Ford Taurus

APRIL 2009

A three-quarter rear view of a 2010 Ford Fiesta

Ford Fiesta
Showing off a clean aerodynamic form, this fuel-efficient five-door hatchback includes a five-speed manual transmission and comes with excellent safety features as well as all the audio sophistication and digital wireless communication capability now demanded by young buyers.

FEBRUARY 2009

Ford Mustang GT Coupe
Showing off larger wheels, a retuned suspension and a throaty 315-horsepower V8 engine, the speed-happy and fun-to-drive GT Coupe sits four people and features heated cloth bucket seats, all-wheel disc brakes, stability control and an EasyFuel Capless Fuel-Filler system.

A three-quarter front view of a 2010 Ford Mustang GT Coupe

JANUARY 2009

A three-quarter front view of a 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid

Ford Fusion Hybrid
Ford claims that this commuter sedan can operate at 47 mph in pure electric mode, and that its range in urban settings is more than 700 miles on a single tank of gas. Along with a powerful NiMH battery, this green-minded car features the SmartGauge, a futuristic display panel that shows real-time driving performance data.

JULY 2008

Ford Flex
Forgoing a more traditional design, Ford’s Flex exhibits a distinctively rectangular body with side grooves and an all-black greenhouse. Notable among this seven-passenger crossover’s slew of features is the refrigerated console between the second-row captain’s chairs, and its EasyFuel capless refueling.

A three-quarter front view of a 2009 Ford Flex

JUNE 2008

A three-quarter rear view of a 2009 Ford Escape Hybrid 2WD

Ford Escape Hybrid 2WD
A practical and efficient daily driver, the 2009 Ford Escape Hybrid continues to let SUV lovers have their cake and eat it, too. While it looks like a sport utility, the fuel economy will soon explain otherwise with a mpg rating of 34 city/31 highway.

MAY 2008

Ford Taurus X AWD Eddie Bauer
A large, seven-passenger crossover with roomy third-row seating, the Taurus X is highly rated for its safety features. The Eddie Bauer edition of this model also offers luxurious touches, including leather-trimmed heated/cooled front seats, a remote-controlled power liftgate and a navigation system.

A three-quarter front view of a maroon 2008 Ford Taurus X AWD Eddie Bauer

JUNE 2007

Ford Escape Hybrid

Ford Escape Hybrid 4WD
Ford's 2008 hybrid model features a bold design, more fuel economy than before, and an interior made entirely of recycled materials.

FEBRUARY 2007

Ford Edge SEL
The Edge is a fresh faced, well-designed alternative to the usual "crossover utility vehicle" suspects that has the potential to save Ford from its financial struggles.

Ford Edge

OCTOBER 2006

Ford Escape Hybrid
Using engine technology similar to the Toyota Prius, the Escape Hybrid brings compact hatchback fuel economy to a compact SUV body.

SEPTEMBER 2006

Ford Five Hundred Limited FWD
While it won't wow you with its performance abilities, the Five Hundred is a comfortable, well-built full-size sedan. And full-size it is, with more rear seat and trunk space than the cab- and cop-friendly Crown Victoria.


JUNE 2006

Ford Fusion V6 SEL
For those looking for a domestic family sedan that can keep up with the Accord and Camry, search no further. Sprinkled with a generous dose of Mazda 6 DNA, the Fusion is attractive, solidly built and handles well.

MAY 2006

Ford Mustang GT Convertible
The Mustang harks back to the good ol' muscle car days with retro looks and a 300-horsepower V8. Like its many forbearers, this drop top is a classic in the making.


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