Suits filed in crash that killed GSU nursing students

...Baggett and McKay Pitman, were passengers and which the suits contended was stopped in the right lane of traffic behind a Ford Escape driven by nursing student Abbie DeLoach of Savannah. Clark, Baggett, DeLoach, Morgan Bass, and Catherine Pittman...

GM, Ford, Nissan, Fiat Chrysler report April sales gains

...revamped Ford Edge midsize SUV posted its best April sales ever at just over 13,000, up 78 percent from a year ago. Ford Escape small SUV sales were up nearly 5 percent to almost 26,000.Sales of the F-Series pickup, Ford's top-selling...

Low gas prices, incentives change math for electric cars

...currently offering the Leaf for $199 per month for 36 months. For the same amount, a driver could get a gas-powered Ford Escape SUV or a Honda Accord sedan.FUELING COST: Even when gas prices hover around $2, it's cheaper to charge an...

Aiken County officials say woman was not carjacked

...witnesses told a North Augusta Public Safety officer that Dreaden was carjacked and was last seen driving away in a 2004 Ford Escape with an armed suspect in the back seat.Investigators have concluded their investigation, according to a statement...

Police seek Broad Street car thief

...vehicle from a Broad Street hotel.Investigators released surveillance photos of the man who they believe took a white Ford Escape from the parking lot of the Ramada Inn, 640 Broad Street, on July 19.Anyone with information on the suspect is asked...

Carjacking victim found safe in North Augusta

...witnesses told a North Augusta Public Safety officer that Dreaden was carjacked and was last seen driving away in a 2004 Ford Escape with an armed suspect in the back seat. The incident reportedly happened near the intersection of Larry Dee Street...

Carjacking reported in North Augusta

...carjacked and was last seen driving away in a 2004 Silver Ford Escape with a gunman in the back seat.According to an Aiken...T-shirt, gray jogging pants and pink and gray Nikes. The Ford Escape has a Georgia tag AXR0375.Police are also seeking a...

Auto recalls

...recalling about 74,000 older-model gas-electric hybrid SUVs to fix a stalling problem.The recall covers 2005-08 Ford Escapes and 2006-08 Mercury Mariners, The Associated Press reported. The coolant pump for the hybrid system could fail...

Auto recalls

...steering, rust and floor-mat problems.In the largest of the Ford recalls, the company is calling back 915,000 Ford Escape and Mercury Mariner small SUVs to fix a problem with a torque sensor within the steering column. The problem could...

Auto recalls

...it will notify owners by letter when parts are available.The same problem caused a recall of nearly 386,000 older Ford Escapes earlier this month. The Escape and Tribute were nearly identical.