Recall Date 2016-10-26 Description Ford Motor Company Ford is recalling certain model year 2010-2012 Ford Escape vehicles manufactured February 26, 2009, to April 29, 2012, and 2010-2011 Mercury Mariner vehicles manufactured February 25, 2009, to December 12, 2010. The Ford Escape Hybrid is capable of up to 34 mpg city and 31 mpg highway. The three-phase, permanent-magnet, synchronous electric motor adds 94 horsepower in the 3,000-5,000 rpm range. Recall Date 2015-06-03 Description The Timken Company Timken is recalling certain aftermarket front wheel bearings, part number 510072, sold from January 22, 2015, to May 21, 2015, to be used as service parts on 2001-2012 Ford Escape, 2001-2011 Mazda Tribute, and 2005-2011 Mercury Mariner vehicles. Ford rates it at 35 mpg in town, 29 mpg on the highway. The performer of the bunch is the 3.
Competitors include the Toyota Highlander Hybrid. Exterior The Escape Hybrid has a plunging chrome grille that would be equally at home on a Volkswagen Jetta or Passat. Hybrids therefore get better city mileage than on the highway, where the combustion engine does most of the work. The Escape rides on Continental ContiTrac EcoPlus tires spare included. Under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, the content, organization, graphics, design, compilation, magnetic, translation, digital conversion and other matters related to the automobile-catalog.
Except as expressly authorized by automobile-catalog. To improve efficiency in the gasoline engine itself, Ford used a four-cylinder Atkinson-cycle engine in the hybrid version of the Escape. Both will stop in about the same distance. To learn about the Atkinson cycle, see. The full Terms and Conditions of using this website and database can be found. Some product and company names mentioned on this site may be trademarks of their respective owners. For a look at the current model and more on its features, styling, performance, safety, and utility, see our most recent.
The Ford Escape carries over with the choice of I-4, V-6, and hybrid drivetrains, and the choice of available all-wheel drive. Vehicle Overview The Ford Escape Hybrid is one of a few Ford vehicles to offer the option of a self-parking system. It's the last call for the Ford Escape Hybrid, which returns for its final model year with no changes. The Escape's virtues are what keeps it selling strongly even in its last year on the market. Exterior The Escape Hybrid has a plunging chrome grille that would be equally at home on a Volkswagen Jetta or Passat. The body structure dates back to 2001, and it's detectable in the boomy, noisy cabin and in the suspension tuning, which feels more flinty than the bounding, softer ride of the gas-only version.
The new Ford Escape is due for a world debut at the 2011 Los Angeles auto show. Check out the next section to find out what it's like to drive an Escape Hybrid. So a car powered only by a gasoline engine gets better mileage on the highway, where there are fewer stops and starts. It is the only system with a sensor that detects the beginning of a rollover and can act to stop it. The interior's more trucklike than any other small crossover, especially in its low-grade plastic finishes, but the head room soars, even if the back-seat leg room isn't quite as spacious as the boxy shape might lead you to believe. Quick access to automobile-catalog website - type in a browser: a-c.
The traditionally styled Escape last received an exterior update back in 2009, when the current model debuted. Owners may contact Timken customer service at 1-866-984-6536. The next-generation Escape should include EcoBoost engine options, and will look much sleeker than the current model. All Escapes are available with front- and all-wheel drive. Owners will recieve a second notice when remedy parts become available. A leather-wrapped steering wheel is standard.
By itself, the gasoline engine can crank out 129 lb-ft of torque at 4,500 rpm. You do not acquire ownership rights to any content, document or other materials viewed through the site. Remedy Timken has begun notifying distributors who will offer purchasers replacement wheel bearings, free of charge. A new Escape is due for the 2013 model year, but Ford says it's not going to add batteries and motors to the new version, since it's fielding a range of new green utility vehicles in the form of the C-Max Hybrid, Energi plug-in and electric vehicles. Violations of copyright will be prosecuted under the fullest extent of the law.
The vehicle comes in a base and Limited trim, which incorporates added entertainment and comfort options. The gas-mileage benefits come from a gasoline-powered four-cylinder with 153 horsepower, teamed with batteries and motors that add torque when needed. The fuel tank holds 15 gallons. Reproduction of part or all of the contents of this web-site in any form is prohibited and may not be recopied and shared with a third party. Also, every stop recharges the battery. New for 2012 There are no significant changes for 2012. Still, the Escape Hybrid is a good green value for shoppers in the mood for a crossover with 34-mpg city fuel economy ratings.
Crossovers from the home team were the most popular, with the Ford Escape taking the title for best sales in June. The five-passenger Escape is available with cloth and leather upholstery options. This makes the Escape a little more off-road capable than most hybrid crossovers, and with its substantial 8. A hybrid car can operate on electric-only at low speeds, so it's not burning gas during stops and starts. With a combination of 2012 and 2013 models, the Ford…. Competitors include the Toyota Highlander Hybrid. Show full review Vehicle Overview The Ford Escape Hybrid is one of a few Ford vehicles to offer the option of a self-parking system.