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Ford Fusion Energi Earns Five Stars from NHTSA
by admin on May 21st, 2013
Yesterday saw the announcement that the 2013 Ford Fusion Energi earned the top five star rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in America. That comes five months after it was also named the Top Safety Pick+ from their Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid is now officially a very safe car and joins the Ford Fusion and Ford Fusion Hybrid in owning the five...
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Three Pieces of Ford News
by admin on Apr 12th, 2013
There is no one big story to end the week here at Car Nation Canada, but three pieces of smaller news for Ford fans. The first concerns the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Special Edition, the second concerns the engine for the 2014 Ford Fusion and the third,Â a new concept scheduled for Auto Shanghai later this month. Ford F-150 SVT Raptor Special Edition We mentioned the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor a while ago, the awesome truck with huge amounts o...
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2013 Ford Fusion First Impressions
by admin on Sep 25th, 2012
The new 2013 Ford Fusion has an awful lot to do over the next few years. Not only is it taking over the mantle of Fordâ€™s flagship model from the Taurus, it has to compete with the best-selling sedans of other automakers too. The Fusion needs to sell in excess of 250,000 units per year to be regarded as a success. It also has to go up against Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Chevrolet, Hyundai and Kia. All of whom are delivering high quality ...
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Ford Fusion Officially Most Fuel-efficient Hybrid
by admin on Sep 19th, 2012
For once it seems, the claims of a manufacturer are more than just marketing spin. The US Environmental Protection Agency rated the Ford Fusion Hybrid at 47 mpg city and 47 mpg highway, making it the most fuel efficient midsized sedan on the market. Ford had made a lot of the gas mileage of the new Ford Fusion, but many of us doubted it would live up to the hype. Well itâ€™s a slice of humble pie for us then as the EPA confirm Fordâ€...
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Top Ford Vehicles For Dependability
by admin on Feb 22nd, 2012
Ford Scores Well on Dependability Study When you drive in a climate like we have here in Ontario, you need a dependable vehicle. And, whether you're looking to buy a new or used, car or truck, Northway Ford Lincoln has got it covered. According to J.D. Power and Associates, Ford models have performed very well in dependability during the past several years. In their most recent 2012 Dependability Study,Â six vehicles were among the top three in ...
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2013 Ford Fusion Debuts at Detroit Auto Show
by admin on Jan 24th, 2012
2013 Fusion: More Power, More Fuel Economy Ford unveiled its new 2013 FusionÂ at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show.Â The new version borrows the sharper, aerodynamic look of Ford's other new cars, the Fiesta and Focus. Ford promises that thisÂ generation of Fusion cars will be theÂ fastest and the most fuel efficient. The Fusion's first release in 2005 was met with some fanfare and growing acceptance by consumers. By 2011, Fusion sales topped ...
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IIHS Announces Top Safety Picks for 2012
by admin on Dec 21st, 2011
IIHS Picks Record 115 Models for 2012 The US based,Â Insurance Institute for Highway Safety published itsÂ final list of 2012 models rated Top Safety Picks. A record 115 models were selected this year.Â A remarkable number given thatÂ there were only 11 selectedÂ in 2005 when the insurance industry's safety agency started its own crash testing and rating, separate from the US Federal government's crash tests. Top Picks include 69 cars, 38 SU...
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Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKX Added to NADA Guide List
by admin on Oct 26th, 2011
FusionÂ & MKX on Fall "Must Consider" List The Nation Automobile Dealers Associate (NADA) Guides has added the 2012 Ford Fusion and the 2012 Lincoln MKX to its 2012 Fall, Must Consider list. The US organization provides appraisal values and other information for vehicle buyers. TheÂ Must Consider list consists of vehicles that NADA considers of value, but may have been overlooked by consumers or under advertised by the manufacturer. The ...
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Hottest Selling Car in the US
by admin on Jul 14th, 2011
The Top 10 Selling Vehicles in the US Detroit auto makers still dominate the US market. (Source: Cars.com)...
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Ford Adding More Safety Features to 2012 Models
by admin on Jul 5th, 2011
AppLink and Inflatible Seat Belts for more 2012 Fords Ford has announcedÂ that tenÂ additional 2012 models will getÂ its SYNC AppLink smartphone app-control interface.Â Â AppLinkÂ has been available for download to Fiesta owners since that car went on sale late last year. It allows drivers to manipulate compatible smartphone apps via the carâ€™s controls and display. TheÂ SYNC AppLink seamlessly integrates apps usingÂ the vehicleâ€™s voice and...