2017 Ford Fusion: First Drive Review

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Under the Hood
Fusion is now offered with the choice of three EcoBoost engines; all feature turbocharging, direct-injection and twin independent variable valve timing. The 2.0-liter EcoBoost is standard for Titanium, Platinum and SE AWD, and the 1.5-liter EcoBoost is now optional for the SE FWD. The new Fusion V6 Sport is powered by a 2.7-liter EcoBoost producing 325 horsepower and 380 lb-ft of torque. The 2.0-liter EcoBoost is rated at 240 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque, while the 1.5-liter EcoBoost puts out 181 horsepower and 185 lb-ft of torque. The standard engine for Fusion S and SE is the normally-aspirated 2.5-liter producing 175 horsepower and 175 lb-ft of torque.

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