2017 Ford Fusion Tampa, FL
The 2017 Ford Fusion in Tampa, FL, has been updated and refined for the new model year. With four different engine options, the new Fusion offers a variety of power and fuel economy options that enable the car to fill the needs of any driver. The 2017 Fusion offers both a fuel-efficient EcoBoost engine, and a powerful turbocharged V6. A hybrid Fusion model is also available for the absolute best in fuel economy.
With an all-new V6 engine and an all-new, luxury-level, Platinum trim, the 2017 Ford Fusion has become even more versatile. Every 2017 Ford Fusion comes equipped with a great list of technology and safety features. Ford spaces out the features over five trim levels, ensuring that there is a Fusion offered at every price level.
2017 Fusion models will offer five different engines. The base 2.5-liter, four-cylinder offers a great blend of power and fuel economy, producing 175 hp and earning an estimated 22 city/34 hwy mpg. The highest horsepower ratings come with the available 325-hp, turbocharged, 2.7-liter V6. The available turbo, 1.5-liter four-cylinder maxes out the car’s fuel economy at 25 city/37 hwy mpg.
Updates and Added Features
The new model year sees several updates to the Ford Fusion. A new front end offers revised styling and updated headlights. New features include the Sync 3 system, a rotary transmission gear selector, available LED headlights, as well as a new, available, V6 engine. The all-new, top-of-the-line Fusion Platinum trim adds several great luxury features.
In government safety testing, the 2017 Fusion came away with the highest possible score of five stars. Ford does not skimp on the safety features, including a rearview camera and the Ford MyKey system as standard equipment. Additional available features include blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alerts, driver drowsiness detection system, lane-departure warnings and a forward collision mitigation system.
2017 Ford Fusion Engine Performance
The versatility of the 2017 Ford Fusion begins under the hood. Four total engines are offered on the new Fusion. Base models come equipped with a 2.5-liter four-cylinder that gives drivers access to 175 horsepower. Fuel economy estimates on the base engine check in at 22 city/34 highway miles per gallon. The first is a 1.5-liter, turbocharged, four-cylinder that offers the best fuel economy ratings at 25 city/37 highway miles per gallon.
The Titanium and Platinum Fusion trim levels come equipped with a standard 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine that offers 240 horsepower and earns 22 city/33 highway miles per gallon. For the absolute best horsepower ratings, the V6 Sport trim is the ideal choice. With its standard 2.7-liter V6 engine, the trim lives up to the sport name, offering drivers 325 horsepower.
Features on the 2017 Ford Fusion are spread out over five trim levels: S, SE, Titanium, Platinum and V6 Sport. Base S trim levels still include a great number of features, including a rearview camera, Sync 3 system, smartphone app integration and Bluetooth, USB and auxiliary connectivity.
Very few cars can offer the degree of versatility available on the 2017 Ford Fusion. With its long list of great features, variety of engine options and high safety rating, the 2017 Ford Fusion is already one of the best sedans on the market.