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...

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...

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...

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.

Auto recalls issued

...The biggest of the two recalls covers nearly 386,000 Ford Escapes from the 2001 through 2004 model years. Ford says the...second recall covers 49,000 Ford Fusion, Lincoln MKZ, Ford Escape and C-MAX vehicles from 2013 and 2014. Dealers will...

Ford recalls Escape and C-Max, and Chrysler recalls minivans and Fiats

Ford Escape, C-MaxDETROIT - Ford is recalling more than 692,000 Escape small SUVs and C-Max gas-electric hybrids in North America...

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...

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...