2012 Ford FusionPosted: July 30th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: 2012 New Car Models, Ford | Leave a comment »
The 2012 Ford Fusion is a five-passenger midsize sedan that offers style and a first-class driving experience. The 2012 Ford Fusion competes with Toyota Camry, Honda Accord, Chevrolet Malibu and Hyundai Sonata.
The 2012 Ford Fusion comes in S, SE, SEL, Sport and Hybrid trim levels. The 2012 Fusion base S comes standard with 16-inch alloy wheels, keyless entry, full power accesories, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, air conditioning, cruise control, a 60/40 split-folding seat, a trip computer and a four-speaker sound system with a CD player.
The 2012 Fusion SE adds 17-inch alloy wheels, an eight-way power driver seat, automatic headlamps, foglamps, and a six-speaker audio system with steering wheel controls. The 2012 Fusion SEL adds heated mirrors, a security cod keyless entry pad, automatic dual-zone climate control, heated front seats and leather upholstery. The 2012 Ford Fusion Sport gains a 18-inch wheels, sport-tuned steering, sport-tuned suspension, a leather-wrapped steering wheel and a V6 engine.
The Luxury package adds to the Fusion SEL an extra chrome exterior trim, unique interior trim, aluminum sport pedals and upgraded leather upholstery. The Monochrome Appearance packa ge is available on 2012 Fusion SE and SEL and includes a body-colored grille, a sport-tuned suspension and a rear spoiler. The Moon&Tune package is available on Fusion SE and SEL and includes a sunroof and a 12-speaker Sony audio system. A navigation system is optional for all 2012 Fusion models and includes HD radio and Sirius Travel Link. A rearview camera, automatic wipers and rear parking sensor are also available for all models.
The 2012 Ford Fusion comes standard with a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that delivers 175 hp and 172 lb-ft of torque. The S trim comes with a six-speed manual transmission while the other models come standard with a six-speed automatic transmission. EPA-estimated fuel economy for 2012 Ford Fusion with 2.5-liter engine and six-speed automatic is 23 mpg city/ 33 mpg highway.
Optional on the 2012 Ford Fusion SE and SEL is a 3.0-liter V6 engine that produces 240 hp and 228 lb-ft of torque. For this engine, an all-wheel drive is an option. EPA-estimated fuel economy is 20 mpg city/ 28 mpg highway.
The 2012 Ford Fusion Sport comes standard with a 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 263 hp and 249 lb-ft of torque. All-wheel drive is an option. Epa-estimated fuel economy is 18 mpg city/ 27 mpg highway.
All 2012 Ford Fusion models come standard with traction control, stability control, antilock disc brakes, front side airbags and side curtain airbags.