2017 Ford C-MAX Energi Review

2017 Ford C-Max Energi

It’s the future of compact car technology, and Ford has struck the right chord. The 2017 Ford C-Max Energi takes hybrid technology to the max, offering exceptional efficiency will keeping the driving experience as the focal point. Whether you want to save money at the fuel pumps or want to minimize your carbon footprint, the 2017 Ford C-Max Energi is the plug-in hybrid that has what it takes.

What’s New for 2017

The 2017 Ford C-Max Energi gets a bit of a refresher for the current model year. A redesigned grille opening and updated headlights and taillamps is all it takes to bring the C-Max Energi current. But for the 2017 model year, there’s something more noteworthy yet.

For 2017, a new trim level hits the showroom floor at Courtesy Ford. The Ford C-Max Energi Titanium has arrived, extending the plug-in hybrid compact car to new heights. The Titanium trim level contains 17-inch wheels with contrasting painted wheel pockets, leather-trimmed seats and a 10-way power passenger seat. As well, Ford’s hands-free foot-activated power liftgate is available on the C-Max Energi Titanium for even more convenience loading and unloading your car.

Compact and Convenient

The 2017 Ford C-Max Energi embraces the things compact car owners strive for. It satisfies the desire for a small exterior shape without compromising on style or space inside. The C-Max Energi has an aggressive style with a forward-leaning cabin, and a sporty five-door appearance. Its new headlights add an athletic look. The tall cabin is perfect for any configuration, and the sloping window beltline looks great too.

Inside, the C-Max Energi has room to spare, despite its compact designation. With the rear seat upright, there’s 19/2 cu. ft. of cargo space with plenty of seating at all five positions. With the rear seat folded down, larger loads are possible with 42.8 cu. ft. of volume to use.

Inside, the C-Max Energi has the amenities you want for a comfortable ride. Dual-zone electronic automatic temperature control is standard along with a power driver’s seat. On the C-Max Energi SE trim, leather-trimmed seats are optional, while on the Titaniun, leather is standard. SYNC infotainment can be found in all C-Max models and SYNC 3 with Unique Hybrid Electric Content is available, along with Voice Activated Navigation and SiriusXM Radio. Available heated seats and ambient lighting aid in the C-Max Energi’s high level of comfort.

Efficiency is the Promise

As a plug-in hybrid, there’s no question that efficiency is guaranteed. Just how well it performs is a pleasant surprise! The 2017 Ford C-Max Energi has an all-electric range of 20 miles, and its battery can be recharged using a 120v wall charger in 7 hours, or a quick-charging 240v systemin just 2.5 hours. The gas engine is a 2.0-liter Atkinson-cycle 4-cylinder, providing 141 horsepower for a thrilling experience in a compact car.

And because efficiency is the promise, the 2017 C-Max Energi achieves EPA-estimated ratings of 95 MPGe on electric power, and 39 combined mpg on hybrid power. Say goodbye to high fuel costs!

In Okemos, MI, you’ll find the 2017 Ford C-Max Energi at your local Ford dealer, Courtesy Ford. Whether it’s a compact plug-in hybrid or a different Ford model you desire, you’ll find it in the inventory at Courtesy Ford.