2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid

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The 2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid is available in 3 trims: Titanium, S and SE. The Ford Fusion Energi, the version of Ford Fusion Hybrid on autonomy extended plug-in must be considered separately, as well as regular, Fusion hatchback.

The Ford Fusion Hybrid S base trim 40 well-equipped with 17-inches wheels alloy, automatic headlights, full power accessories, a reversing camera, cruise control, dual-zone automatic temperature control, a tilt and telescoping steering wheel, 60 / fitted split folding rear seat controls, audio and voice telephony (Sync), Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, integration smartphone app and a sound system with six speakers and CD player, auxiliary jack and / iPod USB port interface.

2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid Features

The 2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid adds heated mirrors, the external keyboard input, rear air vents, a power driver’s seat in eight directions, a passenger electric seat six-way, center armrest in the rear and an upgraded audio system with 10 speakers and satellite radio. Some sets of options are available for the SE. The appearance package a rear spoiler, fog lights, leather steering wheel and contrasting stitching inside. The luxury package includes fog lights, leather upholstery, automatically dimming interior mirror and driver’s side mirrors, heated front seats and memory settings for the driver.

Suspension for the high-end Titanium effectively you get optional features of the SE are included as standard, as well as keyless ignition and entry, sport front seats, remote start,  8-way power adjustment for the front passenger seat and an upgraded Sony audio system with 12 speakers HD Radio. The 2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid SE and titanium, adaptive cruise control are equipped with collision warning system with a navigation system, a parallel system of automated parking.

The SE and Titanium offer drivers available Assist package that wiper with rain sensor, automatic high beam control, blind spot monitoring, the rear cross traffic alert and lane departure warning and implementation includes “Lane Assistant. A sunroof is and optional for both the SE and Titanium, Titanium can have with ventilated front seats. All the trim levels can be equipped along inflatable rear seat belts.

2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid Interior

Ford interior designers all have a good foundation in the Fusion Hybrid, with a pilot seat is easy to adjust in a just-right position and good sight-lines on the front and on the sides. 2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid is more difficult to see through the rear window slope, so it makes sense as a reversing camera as standard. Sharp edges and an elegant look with the whole interior 2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid echo the beautiful style of the exterior.

The focus is on large areas with beautifully structured and evacuation of foreign chaos, and it works most of the time. It’s a cool, urban style for the seats and dashboard, a sound set of largely high-quality surfaces. Without MyFord Touch, the base radio with standard Ford Sync system is a bit complicated to use and not very aesthetic. You get a much smoother look with MyFord Touch with 8-inch touch screen. Supported by numerous redundant voice commands, it can be a powerful tool for the configuration and control of the car and your smartphone. But depending on comfort with technology, learning curve can be steep, even for the basic functions. And although the system works much better than when it is started, it can still slow to process touch inputs.

Compared to the standard Fusion, the trunk of the hybrid a hit by the packaging of the battery. As such, the tests of the hybrid at 12 cubic feet, 4 less than the non-hybrid Fusions cubes. However, this is on par with the tribes of the other hybrid midsize sedans. And as a bonus, compared to its main competitors, the Accord Hybrid offers Ford a 60/40 split folding rear, giving it greater versatility.

2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid Engine

The Ford Fusion Hybrid has a gasoline 4-cylinder 2.0L engine, which works in conjunction with an electric motor which is powered by a lithium ion battery. Can produce as much as 188 horsepower for driving the front wheels through a continuously variable transmission (CVT). The 2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid’s combined 42 mpg (44 city / 41 highway) EPA-rated. While this is impressive by conventional standards of the Honda Accord Hybrid holds the top spot with an estimated EPA combined 47 mpg.

The Fusion Hybrid has a much shorter range EPA-estimated 567 miles. The Accord Hybrid and Camry Hybrid larger fuel tank and check in the amount of 743 miles and 697 miles. In test track of the 2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid achieved a 8.5-second zero to 60 mph, which is a little slower than the average for the class. The Accord Hybrid and Camry Hybrid will sprint faster than Ford to 60 mph over a second.

2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid Safety

The 2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid comes standard with antilock disc brakes, a rearview camera, side airbags seats, traction and stability control, knee airbags and side curtain airbags. The Ford Sync Standard system includes a feature to the emergency coincidence that couples a compatible mobile phone and automatically call 911 if you notify been involved in an accident. Also standard is Ford’s MyKey, which used to treat certain parameters for the secondary conductors such as teenagers or valet can be adjusted.

Optional equipment includes parking sensors, inflatable seat belts in the back seat and a wide range of support systems to the electronic behavior. This includes blind spot monitoring, rear cross traffic alert, driver drowsiness detection, lane departure warning and Lane Keeping Assist. There is also a warning system with brake boot frontal collision. In brake testing, the 2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid stopped 60 mph in 123 feet, about average for this class.

2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid S

2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid S

The government gave the Fusion Hybrid 5 out of 5-stars for overall crash protection, with five stars for frontal full protection and four stars for comprehensive protection against side impact.Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave non-hybrid fusion, but otherwise similar to the highest possible rating of best in its frontal offset crash test, side impact and roof strength-moderate overlap. In the frontal offset test breakfast recovery of fusion generated a second-best rating of “acceptable”. The 2016 Ford Fusion Hybrid head restraints and seat-belts earned a good rating for its skid in a rear impact.