A slew of innovative high-tech features make the 2012 Ford Escape a tempting choice in the compact crossover category. But most competitors are more appealing due to superior refinement and functionality.
- High-tech entertainment features
- Nifty automated parking option
- Hybrid model's impressive fuel economy.
- Feels old compared to rivals
- Poor performance from rear drum brakes
- Non-reclining and non-sliding rear seat is difficult to fold.