2018 Ford Fusion: Mid-Size Sedan That Gives You So Many Choices
The 2018 Ford Fusion is a four-door mid-size sedan that is many cars in one. It can be a basic sedan, a family sedan, an eco-friendly sedan, a luxury sedan, and even a high-performance sedan.
The 2018 Ford Fusion continues with no changes from the 2017 model. Items that were new for 2017 carry over to the 2018 Fusion, including adaptive cruise control, a rotary shifter, and automatic stop/start.
The 2018 Ford Fusion is available in five different trim levels: S, SE, Titanium, Platinum, and Sport. The Hybrid is available in S, SE, Titanium, and Platinum. The Energi plug-in hybrid is available in SE, Titanium, and Platinum.
Standard equipment on every 2018 Ford Fusion is quite extensive. Inside, you get an automatic transmission, anti-lock brakes, split 60/40 fold-down seat back, air conditioning with particulate air filter, SYNC infotainment system, rotary gear shift dial, front center console with armrest, speed-sensitive wipers, hill start assist, illuminated sun visors, two 12V powerpoints, message center with trip computer, tilt/telescoping steering wheel with cruise and audio controls, push button start with keyless entry, and MyKey.
Outside, there’s aluminum alloy wheels, a capless fuel filler, integrated blind spot side mirrors, LED taillamps, and solar tinted glass, all standard on the 2018 Ford Fusion.
Five Different Engines Provide the Power That’s Right for You
The 2018 Ford Fusion lets you choose from five different engines, four gasoline and a gasoline-electric hybrid. The S and SE trims come with a 2.5L four-cylinder engine with 175 horsepower. A 1.5L EcoBoost four-cylinder with 181 horsepower is optional on SE. The Fusion Titanium and Platinum have a standard 2.0L EcoBoost four-cylinder engine with 245 horsepower. The Sport packs a 2.7L EcoBoost V6 with a whopping 325 horsepower.
Intelligent all-wheel drive is optional on SE and Titanium, and standard on Sport.
The 2018 Ford Fusion Hybrid and Energi plug-in hybrid models have a 2.0L Atkinson-cycle four-cylinder engine, combined with an electric motor. Total system horsepower is 195 horsepower. The Energi model has a 21-mile range on electric power only, and can recharge in seven hours at a 120V outlet, and 2.5 hours at a 220V outlet.
EPA-estimated fuel economy for the 2018 Ford Fusion is 17 to 43 MPG Ciy and 26 to 41 MPG Highway, depending on the engine and drive system selected. The Energi plug-in hybrid has a 104 MPGe City and 91 MPGe Highway rating.*
Safety Equipment to Protect You
Standard safety equipment on every 2018 Ford Fusion includes a rear-view camera, a total of seven airbags, AdvanceTrac with electronic stability control, and SOS post-crash alert.
Several driver-assistance technologies are available in the 2018 Ford Fusion. They include:
· Pre- collision assist with pedestrian detection
· Enhanced active park assist
· Lane-keeping system
· Cross-traffic alert with blind spot information system
· Adaptive cruise control with stop and go
The 2018 Ford Fusion Is the Sedan That’s the Right Car for You
For a spacious sedan with the power, comfort, and safety that you need come to Courtesy Ford in Okemos and see our great selection of the 2018 Ford Fusion. Contact us today for a test drive!
*All vehicle mileage based on 2018 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.