2008 Ford Escape Mercury Mariner

By |2017-03-22T08:07:02-07:00July 16th, 2007|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Environmental Protection Administration (EPA), Ford, Fossil fuels, Fuel economy, Gasoline (petrol), Hybrids, Vehicle walk arounds, Video, youtube.com|Tags: , , , , , |

Eric Loeffler, chief engineer for Ford Motor Co., talks about the all new 2008 Ford Escape Mercury Mariner. Many new features make up the 08 model, such as; all new sheet metal exterior, power steering, and ice blue dash lighting. Fuel economy has also gone up, with help from a more aerodynamic design, [...]

Mercury Mariner hybrid

By |2016-09-25T20:07:48-07:00January 7th, 2005|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Diesel, GM, Hybrids, Podcasts, Radio, Technology, The John Batchelor show|Tags: , , |

January 7, 2005 - Lou Ann Hammond discusses Ford releasing the Mercury Mariner hybrid because of the overwhelming response of the Escape hybrid. The 2005 Detroit Auto show brought out the concept diesel-hybrids and a merger of hybrid technology between General Motors and Daimler Chrysler related stories: The American Embodiment of Success