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Escape / Mariner score 5 star safety rating…

August 20, 2008

Over in the US of A, Ford has finally announced that the 2008 (marked 2009) Escape / Mercury Mariner have indeed scored a 5 star safety rating in local crash tests.

With the added bonus of a hybrid model and high fuel efficiency from the ‘normal’ models, this makes the Escape a no questions asked pick in the highly competitive SUV market. This is the official Ford press release, including news of the new 2.5L I4 engine for the Escape / Mariner: Read the rest of this entry ?