2008 Ford Escape Consumer Review: The Best Compact SUV So Far
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2008 Ford Escape - Consumer Review

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XLS 4dr SUV (2.3L 4-cyl. 5-speed Manual)

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The Best Compact SUV So Far
By Bob Crane on

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2008 Ford Escape XLS 4dr SUV (2.3L 4cyl 5M)

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I owned a Honda CRV but didn't like the driving. So, I checked out Ford Escape and loved it during the test drive. The driving was completely different from my old CRV. I felt I was so miserable driving the CRV. Now I'm more than happy with my Escape. The fuel economy is as good as CRV. I don't know why people say Japanese cars have better fuel economy than domestics. The fit and finish is awesome, too. I'm 6'2", but still snug enough in my Escape. Oh, by the way, it's much much quieter than the old CRV, and even my friend's new CRV or RAV4 I've driven. My friends envy me and tells me as soon as their CRV, RAV4 lease expires, they buy Escape

Best Features

Exterior design. It doesn't look like a compact SUV. The smooth and fun driving. Great fuel economy.

Worst Features

I wish I had a bigger space.
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