2018 Ford Fusion

Tuesday, January 31st 2017. | Ford

If you are following all the news about the Fusion, you might hear that the company provides recent updates to complete the current 2017 model. It has new engine options as well as two all-new trim levels. They don’t offer drastic change as what you expected. It seems that they will provide more improvements with heavily redesigned in 2018 Ford Fusion with a new range of engines and a lot of changes. This first sedan from Ford will also get full aluminum body, but it seems we doubt about that. It should get updated platform with the upgraded CD4.

2018 Ford Fusion Front Angle

2018 Ford Fusion Exterior

In fact, the changes around the design will answer its rivals, the BMW 3 Series as well as the Audi A4. It is planned to come with a lot of changes to make it better than the previous model. Many reliable sources mentioned about the possibility of using new platform with front-wheel drive setup and a new running gear so it is more enjoyable to ride. The company also changes the floor-pan with the lower driving positions and at the same time they will adjust the external dimensions. It means that it has slightly longer wheelbase but the body will be shorter for its sportier look and more lively. In addition, 2018 Fusion has fine quality construction.

2018 Ford Fusion Interior

They have big focus to create the cabin of 2018 Ford Fusion with the high quality, feel and materials. It is true that the older model has a problem around these parts and it is expected that all improvements inside is the problem solving.

2018 Ford Fusion Engine

As you know that the current engine was the base 2.5 liter but it seems that they wouldn’t keep it up in the new 2018 Ford Fusion. There is a green light that the older 1.5 liter EcoBoost will be used as the standard and for the first time on US market, they add six-speed manual transmission. This engine configuration provides 180 hp and 180 lb-ft of torque power. For the 2.0 liter turbocharged EcoBoost, there are two different engine options. The base model provides 210 hp which is good in fuel efficiency while the second is 245 hp. If you want to anticipate the Sport edition, it might go with twin-turbocharged V6 engine and 2.7 liter to work for 325 hp and more than 350 lb-ft of torque. It will go with all-wheel drive for standard and the others might go with the same system for the alternative. It works with nine-speed transmission.

2018 Ford Fusion Release Date and Price

2018 Ford Fusion has a lot of changes and it means that its price can be higher than the previous model. We estimate that the base price might be about $25,000.