2020 Ford Escape
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How Safe Is the Ford Escape?

If one of your resolutions involves finding a new compact SUV, you have a hefty menu of vehicles from which to choose. There is some steep competition, including the redesigned Ford Escape. As you sift through the barrage of features and tech, you may be wondering about safety. So, just how safe is the 2020 …

Trucks & SUVs

Stash Of Weird Stuff In Pickup Trucks

We at Motor Biscuit are exposed to every facet of vehicle enthusiasm. We see the good, the bad, and the questionable. We’ve seen pickup trucks used for just about every imaginable need. Nature abhors a vacuum. You bought that truck to haul. You’re not making $600-a-month payments to have to rent something better for your …

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Trucks & SUVs

Will The New Bronco Have A V8?

Ford is aiming the sale of the new Bronco to specific enthusiasts within and without the off-road world. There are many ways it can appeal to enthusiasts depending on which ones it targets. One of those targets is those that see and feel nostalgia for the Bronco. For that group, there is only one type …

Tips, Tricks & Trends

Is Ford Headed For Bankruptcy?

Ford has been on a roll for the last few years with 2020 and 2021 marking a period of many new models debuting. It’s also a time for cleaving away storied sedan brands like the Taurus, Focus, and Fusion. But throughout the last few years, one thing has been consistent. Ford’s share price has been …

Ford F-150 models on display at a Ford dealership
Trucks & SUVs

Does Anyone Regret Buying a Ford F-150?

The Ford F-150 is a fan favorite, and we often feature stories and reviews about just how popular this pickup is with consumers. It’s a competitive truck among the “Big Three” and is routinely considered the best-selling truck in America. However, reviews and ratings don’t necessarily represent the opinions of everyone. Even the most popular …

Ford F-150 models on a sales lot at a dealership
Trucks & SUVs

Will a Ford F-150 Fit in My Garage?

Buying a new pickup truck is an exciting experience for anyone. Pickup trucks have long been a fan favorite among drivers because they are so versatile. And with its advanced technology features and its outstanding durability, the Ford F-150 has been the best-selling truck in America for decades. If you just bought a Ford F-150 or …

Ford Explorer Hybrid
Crossover & Midsize

How Reliable Is the Ford Explorer?

Although the Ford Explorer has enjoyed a long reign on the American SUV landscape, it’s not been without its share of recalls, complaints, and overall design issues. Unfortunately, with a history that extends back to 1991, encompassing six generations of production, each version holds its own distinct idiosyncrasies. A look at the highs and lows …

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Autos

When Was the Last Time Ford Changed Its Logo?

As one of the longest-standing automotive manufacturers in the country, Ford has understandably had to make some changes over the years. They’ve gotten bigger, they’ve produced different types of vehicles over the years, and they’ve controversially cut back on the production of some of their staples in order to focus on what they want to …

2020 Ford Explorer
Crossover & Midsize

Does the Ford Explorer Have Android Auto?

For Android users, Android Auto is now practically considered a necessity if you desire a truly modern driving experience. Android Auto lets drivers connect with their phones while driving. You can take calls, send voice-to-text messages, and use navigation apps — all in an easy-to-use and easy-to-look-at package.  When it comes to accessibility and technology, Ford …

Ford Explorer Hybrid
Crossover & Midsize

Does the Ford Explorer Have Apple CarPlay?

After several years of steadily compounding issues, the 2020 Ford Explorer has been released with a number of new features, including a revamped platform, convenient rear-wheel drive, and an easy to use infotainment system. According to Car and Driver, the upgraded 2020 Explorer displays noticeable improvement over previous models with better handling and enhanced technology. Fortunately for …

2020 Ford Escape
Crossover & Midsize

How Reliable Is the Ford Escape?

Ford’s plan to drop both hatchbacks and sedans from its lineup is an ambitious one. With that plan in mind, it’s important that the 2020 Ford Escape attract both car and SUV owners. One key area that would help this effort tremendously is reliability. So how reliable is the new Ford Escape? A redesigned compact …

Ford Ranger Raptor
Trucks & SUVs

Could We Get a V8 Ford Ranger Raptor?

Ford’s mid-size Ranger is a little more exciting outside the US. There’s the Ranger Raptor, an off-road-capable truck that’s been seen in the hands of the fuzz. But one reason we don’t get it is its engine. The 2.0-liter turbodiesel is down on power, even compared to the sole US engine, a 2.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder. …

Ford display at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show
Autos

The 1 Simple Trick Ford Is Finally Using to Stay Relevant

The demand for technology talent is astronomical, and according to Monster.com, the tech talent shortage may be at its highest level since 2008, with 65% of the 3,000 technology leaders surveying saying they face challenges in both hiring and keeping high-tech workers on the payroll. Silicon Valley has been a trend-setter in giving workers what they demand to …

A 2020 Honda CR-V on display at an auto show.
Hybrids & Electrics

Best 2020 SUVs For Fuel Economy

Hybrids and Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEV) have continued to advance giving greater economy than in their early days. Some manufacturers are doubling down on all-electric vehicles essentially abandoning hybrids. But, there are a lot of reasons to go for a hybrid SUV, not the least of which is the range you get and the …