The brand new Ford Fusion Energi Hybrid sedan is the latest of the plug-in hybrid that Ford has released. It’s said this puppy can go 620 miles before having to fuel up or charge the battery when the gas is fully loaded and the battery is completely charged up. It also gives owners the ability to drive up to 21 miles on just electricity alone which is triple that of its main competition.
With this unbelievable fuel range, the Fusion Energi can actually travel all the way from Virgina Beach up to Boston on a single tank of gas and a fully charged battery. The vehicles already has EPA-rated fuel economy numbers of 108 MPGe city, 92 MPGe highway and 100 MPGe combined with is 5 MPG-e better than the competition. It’s also estimated that over a 5 year span customers could save around $6,850 in fuel costs.
“Fusion Energi rounds out Ford’s list of available electrified vehicles perfectly by delivering another option to those who want to drive a hybrid without sacrificing comfort and convenience,” said Raj Nair, group vice president, Global Product Development. “In fact, Fusion Energi’s ability to drive up to 620 miles without stopping for gas or to charge a battery almost epitomizes convenience.”
Ford’s other vehicles also offer such impressive fuel efficiency that Ford is actually now the number 1 brand in customer satisfaction based on the fuel efficiency. This really took off for Ford in the 4rth quarter of 2012 when they sold in any 3 month period in the company’s history. In total 19,554 units were sold in the 4rth quarter. The Fusion Energi is Ford’s fifth electrified vehicle to launch over the past year.