Review: Ford Maverick (2001 – 2003)
Car-like drive. Far more refined and road-friendly than original Maverick. Same vehicle as Mazda Tribute.
Cabin plastics are below par. Fared badly in crash tests. 2.0 lacks muscle.
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Ford Maverick (2001 – 2003): At A Glance
Instead of a Nissan/Ford, the Maverick II is a Mazda/Ford. Soft road SUV. Not as tough as first Maverick.
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