Since its presentation last year, the 2015 Fusion didn’t stop to develop and Ford introduced a plug-in hybrid electric version, Fusion Energi. Solely the Energi can push the car to 22 miles, and after that the regular engine powers the car. For customers who prefers a more standard powertrains will be enough to see the company’s gasoline offer. There will be two turbo engines with a huge power and also a fuel economy numbers. All versions of 2015 Ford Fusion will have great design, a lot of modern audio and communication equipment.
There are some design innovations at the new 2015 Fusion, like a new interior and exterior colors, an optional inflatable seat-belts, a heated steering wheel and also ventilated front seats. The 2015 Ford Fusion Hybrid version will come with a new, S trim level. The Fusion version with S trim level will be a cheaper.
Under the hood of the 2015 Ford Fusion are offered a few engine options. The base one is a 2.5- liter four-cylinder. Other, maybe more practical options, are the 1.5- liter and 1.6- liter turbocharged four-cylinder EcoBoost, and a 2.0- liter also four-cylinder turbocharged gasoline engine. All models are offered with a front wheel drive as a base one, except the 2.0- liter version where you can choose all wheel drive system. In the Fusion Hybrid version are paired the 2.0- liter four-cylinder gasoline powertrain and a electric motor, and that combination achieve 47 mpg and makes about 188 hp. Although the plug-in Energi version paired the same gasoline and electric motor, it uses a larger lithium-ion battery pack which is rechargeable. This version can travel around 21 miles in EV mode, and totally of 620 miles before recharging the battery or the gasoline tank. The recharging time is different in dependence of used outlet.
2015 Ford Fusion Price and Release Date
The market price of 2015 Ford Fusion is estimated at $23,000, for the base S trim level. But the luxury Titanium version with all wheel drive system will cost around $40,000. When we talk about the hybrids, the base Fusion Hybrid version will be about $27,000 price tag, but the Energi plug-in hybrid will cost under $40,000. A main competitors for 2014 Fusion model will be the Toyota Camry, Honda Accord and Chevy Malibu. Its launch date is expected in mid 2014.