The Ford Signature, which sits above the grille has an all new brushed aluminum surrounding the Blue Oval emblem.
The underbody trays and new distinguished shaped mirrors improve aero dynamics. The windshield and have been laminated sealed to help reduce engine noise.
Ford has given consumers the choice of three engine types. A 170- 2.5 L, four cylinder 6 speed automatic. 179-HP 1.6 Eco Boost turbo 6 speed manual or automatic .A 237-HP 2.0L Eco Boost 6 speed automatic. All Wheel drive is only available with the 2.0L Fusion. The engine system is stop start and standard on ALL models whose purpose is to reduce fuel consumption and emissions by 3.5%.
Ford’s new model exceeds all expectations in terms of efficiency, technology and style but not until it is available in the late summer consumers will be able to make a final analysis.
Consumers that buy the hybrid get a new 2.0 Atkinson cycle four cylinder, which replaces the outgoing 2.5 liter unit. Permanent magnet AC synchronous motor holds up the electrical end of the momentum bargain which helps to boost total system output to 185 and 130 pound feet of torque. Electronically controlled continuously variable transmission which sends the power to the wheels. A lighter and much more powerful lithium ion batteries replacing the previous Fusion hybrid's nickel metal hydride batteries which increases the fully electric top speed from 47 to 62 miles per gallon.