Since its introduction, the Ford Escape has been one of America's best-selling small crossover SUVs. For more than a decade, the Escape has successfully combined the styling and four-wheel-drive capability of a traditional SUV with the size, practicality and driving characteristics of a midsize car.Where is the Ford Escape?
The Ford plant in Claycomo, Missouri assembled Tribute for the North American market, alongside Ford Escape. The Mazda plant in Hofu, Japan and the Ford Lio Ho plant in Taiwan assembled Tribute for their respective markets.What is a Ford Escape Hybrid?
Until 2005, most hybrid cars were small, and they didn't have much horsepower or cargo space. The Ford Escape Hybrid changes all that. The Escape Hybrid is an SUV that gets up to 36 miles per gallon. That may not be as ultra-efficient as some hybrids, but it definitely saves the average family of four a lot of money at the gas pump.