The 2004 Ford Escape has been recognized with the Texas Auto Writers Association's "Best Compact SUV" Award. In addition, it has received "Best in Class" and "Best in Safety" awards from Kiplinger's. Order banks for the new 2005 Ford Escape are now open. Ford says it has has many new features tailored to further meet your needs, such as the Intelligent 4WD System which adjusts to any driving surface, battery saver with headlamps-off delay, a new optional Safety Canopy(TM) and more. More details on the 2005 Ford Escape can be found at Select the Products Tab, SUV Showroom, then 2005 Escape.