2018 Ford Fusion Review

The Ford Fusion is a sleek, efficient, and above all, reliable sedan that we've recommended at Richmond Ford Lincoln to our friends in the Richmond, Mechanicsville, and Ashland areas. We're happy that the 2018 Ford Fusion has finally arrived on our lot, so to help drivers like you who are trying to figure out if this is the right sedan, we're going to give you the important details so you can decide for yourself! Are you ready to learn all about the new Ford Fusion?

Our 2018 Ford Fusion review will focus on the important aspects of this vehicle to give you a better idea of what to expect. We'll be covering the featured engines and performance, technology and entertainment, and even the safety features. Our review should help you learn enough so you can determine if the 2018 Ford Fusion is going to be your next car.

 

2018 Ford Fusion Specs

The 2018 Ford Fusion can easily accommodate any type of driver, with engines that offer different styles of performance. Some focus on blending both power and efficiency, while other engines excel at both ends of the spectrum. The Fusion offers everything from a turbo engine to a hybrid engine, which provide you with the choice of your preferred performance.2018 Ford Fusion in White Platinum

  • The standard 2.5L 4-cylinder hits 175 horsepower, while the 1.5L EcoBoost® delivers 181 horsepower.
  • The 2.0L GTDI EcoBoost® hits 240 horsepower, and the formidable 2.7L EcoBoost® V6 provides 325 horsepower to the performance.
  • The 2.0L Atkinson-cycle delivers 141 horsepower, but impresses even further with its EPA-estimated 43/41 city/highway MPG efficiency. 

Technology & Entertainment

2018 Ford Fusion DashboardThe 2018 Ford Fusion and its 12 trim levels provide an array of fun and helpful options. The base-level Ford Fusion S comes with a radio, CD player, 4-speaker sound system, and the SYNC® system. This system provides enhanced voice recognition for easy hands-free access to the media options. Of course, the higher trims feature more intuitive systems and features.

  • The 2018 Fusion Titanium and Platinum trims come with the SYNC® 3 system and a 12-speaker Sony® audio system with HD Radio™ technology.
  • The Platinum trim lvel features SYNC® Connect, which allows you to access your vehicle from a smartphone app to check diagnostics, unlock the doors, or even remotely start the vehicle.
  • The Ford Fusion SE and higher all come with a 6-month trial of SiriusXM® Satellite Radio.

Ford Fusion Safety Features

The 2018 Ford Fusion comes standard with the necessary systems that work with the Anti-lock Braking System. These features include AdvanceTrac® with Electronic Stability Control, Brake Assist, and Electronic Brake-force Distribution. The vehicle is also outfitted with front airbags, side airbags, side curtain airbags, and driver/front passenger knee airbags. However, the Ford sedan also includes a few helpful safety features:

  • The SOS Post-Crash Alert System™ will unlock the doors and activate the hazard lights in the event of an automotive collision.
  • The individual Tire Pressure Monitoring System will notify you if it detects a loss of air in one of your tires.

 

Review the 2018 Ford Fusion in Person

Did this 2018 Ford Fusion review help you understand the many impressive features and abilities of this popular sedan? Of course, there's no better way to determine if a vehicle is right for you than by taking it out on the road.

Contact us at Richmond Ford Lincoln to view our Ford Fusion inventory in person and set up a test drive. We're always happy to give our friends in the Richmond, Mechanicsville, and Ashland areas the right experience with the vehicle they're interested in.

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