Highlight: If Aston Martin ever decided to build a mass market midsize vehicle, all doubt has been removed. The 2013 Ford Fusion is the embodiment of what that vehicle will look like.
Test vehicle’s MSRP: $37,670 (Base Model starts at $22,695)
Seating Capacity: 5
Standard Safety Features: airbags (driver, passenger, knee, side and curtain); electric-assist parking brake; a tire pressure monitoring system; a traction control system; a hill start assist system; and an electronic stability control system
Standard Equipment: 16-inch wheels; a 6-speed transmission; chrome grille; cloth seats; manual adjusted front seats; LED rear tail lamps; SYNC MyVoice smartphone-like system; automatic headlights; a capless fuel door; and a tilt/telescopic steering wheel
Standard Audio: a 4-speaker AM/FM/CD player
Bumper-to-Bumper Warranty: 3 years or 36,000 miles
Powertrain Warranty: 5 years or 60,000 miles
MP3 Compatibility: Yes
Standard Engine/Horsepower: 2.5-liter/175-hp (S model)
Recommended Fuel: Regular Unleaded
Standard Fuel Mileage: 22-city/34-hwy
Energi Plug-in hybrid
What’s New: The 2013 front-wheel drive Fusion has been reworked inside and out, offering
an European exterior design, high-tech features and an import-like interior.