2017 Ford Fusion - Cocoa, FL

 

2017 Ford Fusion

 

Exterior

 

The 2017 Ford Fusion attracts attention with its athletic appearance, polished off by the aggressive front grille and narrow headlights. It comes standard with chrome accents and LED taillights to add to its modern charm, while its sculpted, windswept design makes it more aerodynamic for better performance and fuel economy. On higher trim levels, you get access to even more LED exterior lights, power heated mirrors with auto-dimming on the driver’s side, and available larger wheels.

 

Performance

 

The Ford Fusion has a variety of different powertrain options. The standard trim uses a 2.5-liter Duratec I-4 that gets 175 horsepower, while the hybrid trim levels use a 2.0-liter iVCT Atkinson-cycle I-4 paired with an electric motor that delivers 188 horsepower. Sportier engine options include the 240-HP 2.0-liter EcoBoost I-4 and the 325-HP EcoBoost V6.

 

Fuel Economy

 

The mileage of the Ford Fusion depends on the powertrain options the driver chooses. The base model gets 21 mpg in the city, 32 mpg on the highway, or 25 combined, while the hybrid models get 43 mpg in the city, 41 on the highway, and 42 mpg combined. The most powerful engine, the EcoBoost V6, drops the fuel economy to 20 mpg combined.

 

Interior

 

The cabin of the 2017 Fusion was designed and crafted with the utmost care to provide drivers with optimum comfort. It comes standard with technology features like Ford’s SYNC infotainment system, complete with voice recognition software that allows you to access all your favorite music and make phone calls without taking your hands off the wheels. Plus, there are plenty of options, such as interior appearance packages that add a touch of luxury or trims like leather upholstery, Active Noise Cancellation, or a 12-speaker audio system.

 

Safety

 

The Ford Fusion comes standard with a rearview camera for increase visibility, and drivers also have access to features like a Precollision System and Park Assist with parallel and reverse perpendicular parking, all-new for 2017 and a class-exclusive feature.