2018 Ford Fusion Hybrid Review
It's obvious to any driver in Southern California that gas costs can ruin your budget. If you're looking for a great way to save money, and still drive a luxurious and safe car, the 2018 Ford Fusion Hybrid is a perfect choice. The experts at Southern California Ford Dealers want to take you through all the benefits that the dynamic 2018 Ford Fusion Hybrid has to offer you, your family and friends.
Few vehicles on the road today can offer you a combination of MPG and performance like the 2018 Ford Fusion Hybrid. Unlike other hybrids, the Ford Fusion
is available in four unique trims, Platinum, SE, S, and Titanium. Each trim is powered by a 2.0-liter iVCT Atkinson-cycle I-4 HYBRID Engine and Electric Motor that puts out a combined 188 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and 129 lb.-ft. of torque at 4,000 rpm. When you combine this innovative engine with the CVT transmission with OD you can expect a spectacular EPA-est. 43-mpg city / 41-mpg highway in fuel efficiency.* To give you a fantastic ride you get a rear multi-link suspension, front strut suspension and you can even add 18-inch alloy wheels. The four-wheel ABS brakes allow you to stop from 60 mph in 123 feet.
As with all the vehicles available from our participating dealerships, the 2018 Ford Fusion Hybrid is exceptionally safe. This impressive hybrid sedan received the highest five-star overall safety rating from the NHTSA as well as being an IIHS Top Safety Pick. Some of the more interesting safety features include:
Rear View Camera
Dual-stage front driver and passenger airbags
Front-seat side airbags
Driver and front passenger knee airbag
Individual Tire Pressure Monitoring System
AdvanceTrac with electronic stability control
SOS Post-Crash Alert
Inflatable rear safety belts
Personal Safety System
On some trims, you can also add Lane Departure Warning, Lane Keeping Assist, Blind Spot Monitor, rain-sensing windshield wipers, auto-dimming side view mirrors with security approach lights, and Cross-Traffic Alert.
Luxury and Technology
Driving the 2018 Ford Fusion Hybrid doesn't just save you money; it's also a joy to drive. To keep you entertained, there is a standard infotainment system that features a 4.2-inch center screen with SiriusXM satellite radio. On higher trims, you can upgrade to an 8.0-inch touchscreen as well as a navigation system with Sirius XM Traffic and Travel Link. If music is important to your driving experience, then you'll love the available 12-speaker Sony system with HD radio and smart device integration. To keep you and your passengers comfortable, there are available heated leather front seats, driver and passenger lumbar support, a pass-through rear seat, dual zone A/C, and even a cooled driver seat!
How Southern California Ford Dealers Can Help
Because the 2018 Ford Fusion Hybrid isn't a one-size-fits-all kind of car, you'll need to take all four trims for a test-drive to make an informed choice. To find your nearest Southern California Ford Dealers, just visit our website and take advantage of our helpful Find Your Dealer tool. While you're on the site, don't forget to check out all the new Ford models available to drivers in Southern California.
*EPA-estimated city/hwy mpg for the model indicated. See fueleconomy.gov for fuel economy of other engine/transmission combinations. Actual mileage will vary. On plug-in hybrid models and electric models, fuel economy is stated in MPGe. MPGe is the EPA equivalent measure of gasoline fuel efficiency for electric mode operation.