We bought this SUV when we were
stationed in Fairbanks in '95 and got
rid of a Previa that we liked a lot.
There were 3 factors in our decision.
Our sponsors informed us that
collisions with moose were a real
concern and one had a much better
chance in an SUV than in a Previa.
With snow and ice 6 months a year the
4WD seemed like a necessity and we had
a $1000 credit on our Ford Credit
card. Remember them? It was a very
good vehicle for the five of us though
a little crowded when we were all
together. It never let us down and
with studded tires it handled the snow