2017 Ford Fusion
The other new mid-size sedan is 2017 Ford Fusion. Possibility this car will be released in the next year or even next two years. The first debut of this model was released in North America in 2005. This car offers new design in both exterior and interior sides. Some features and nice materials will support the areas. Besides that, as the third generation, 2017 Fusion will come with new performance. Several units will be offered for under the hood.
Significantly, new Ford Fusion will have many adjustments. The exterior parts will be the main thing of this sedan’s appearance. As usual, the front end will get new change where the front fascia will be more stylish with new grille and new LED headlights. Besides that, the manufacturer will also redesign the side glass areas of 2017 Ford Fusion. The rear spoiler will be completed with a small trunk and four tail pipe exhaust system. The wheels will be enhanced to be 19 inches.
This new sedan car can accommodate five passengers includes the driver. The cabin inside will have new design. It offers high quality fabrics and matte-finish timber trim, so that 2017 Ford Fusion will be luxurious look. The car will be completed with unique instrument’s cluster, control panel, Recaro front sports seats and a sportier steering wheel. Based on the rumor, the new Blackberry QNX system will replace the Microsoft SYNC infomercial system.
Possibility, new model of Ford Fusion will have a 2.5 liter Duratec engine under its hood. The engine is able to deliver outputs of 175 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque. Besides that, 2017 Ford Fusion will be supported with three EcoBoost devices. First, it has capacity of a 1.6 liter that can generate outputs of 182 hp and 184 lb-ft of torque. The engine will be paired with manual transmission. Second offer is a 1.5 liter EcoBoost that will deliver outputs of 178 horsepower and 177 lb-ft of torque. Then the engine will be mated with automatic transmission. The last engine will have capacity of a 2.0 liter inline-4 EcoBoost engine under the new Ford Fusion’s hood, which put 240 hp and 270 pound-feet of torque. All of engines will be combined with better transmission that is a 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmission. However, the other report mentions that this car will be supported with new 9-speed automatic transmission.
Price and Release Date
Since the automaker has no confirmed the date of launch, there is rumor mentions that 2017 Ford Fusion will be released in the end of 2016 or even in the beginning of 2017. Besides that, The price will certainly vary from $23K for base variation to $36K for Hybrid version.