Most Desired Vehicle in Cash for Clunkers: Ford Escape

While the government shows some other model as edging out the Ford Focus as the number one vehicle purchased under the Cash for Clunkers program, and found different results altogether.

According to CNN Money, the government considers different powertrains as unique models. This would divide the Ford Escape into six separate models with all of the various drivetrain combinations of two-wheel drive, four-wheel drive and hybrid.

So, according to, the most-purchased vehicles under the Cash for Clunkers program, are:

1 Ford Escape

2 Ford Focus

3 Jeep Patriot

4 Dodge Caliber

5 Ford F-150

6 Honda Civic

7 Chevrolet Silverado

8 Chevrolet Cobalt

9 Toyota Corolla

10 Ford Fusion

The Senate voted on Friday to provide an additional $2 billion into the Cash for Clunkers program to extend the popular program.

You can use to see if your vehicle qualifies.

Ford now offers live chat at in addition to answer questions about your vehicle’s eligible for the Cash for Clunkers program. The live chat is quick and easy to use. So whether you just prefer chatting, or if you can’t find your car or the car you would like using the calculator, you now have more options.

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