Sources: Consumer Reports, Free Press, Detroit News, Detroit News
quote: A few new or redesigned models, including the Explorer, Fiesta, and Focus, came out of the gate with more problems than normal. Ford has also added the MyFord/MyLincoln Touch electronic infotainment system, which has been problematic so far, to many vehicles. In addition, three historically reliable models--the Ford Escape and Fusion and the Lincoln MKZ--are not included in the analysis. They were redesigned for 2013, and we don't know how the new versions will fare.