DEARBORN – Ford Motor Co. has put its Escape Hybrid on a diet to reduce weight to help the vehicle achieve its desired fuel economy. But a navigation system remains on the menu to sweeten the proposition for potential buyers of the No.2 auto maker’s first gasoline-electric vehicle. A program insider confirms that the Escape Hybrid’s information screen – which indicates whether the vehicle is running on its electric motor, its gasoline engine, or both – will double as a ...

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