The 10 Best Midsize Cars of 2016

3. 2016 Ford Fusion

What’s New?

This model is a tremendous value purchase in comparison to the other previous versions. There is a six-speed Select Shift Automatic transmission and an excellent fuel consumption rate. The car is designed with the environment in mind and has a 188 horsepower, 2 liter engine that delivers the efficiency of a hybrid engine. It has a beautiful interior and exterior and extras can be added on at extra cost. Starting at just over $22,000 Ford has once again delivered a midsize car that not only meets design and efficiency requirements, but value too.

Exterior Design

As a 5 passenger sedan, the 2016 Ford Fusion is available in 3 trim levels; the SE, S and the Platinum. The Fusion S trim level comes with 16 inch alloy wheels, full power accessories and automatic headlights. On the other hand, the Fusion SE trim level comes with 17 inch alloy wheels. An appearance package is offered in the S trim level and features 18 inch alloy wheels together with a rear spoiler. Coming in 10 different colors you can choose the car that you really want.

Interior Design and Technology

The interior of the 2016 Ford Fusin is neatly designed. The dashboard and the seats have been given a cool and urbane style to them. The driver’s seat has been designed in such a manner that it can be easily adjusted. It also provides a good view of the lanes. The cabin space is estimated at 16 cubic feet which is about the normal size for a majority of medium sized Sedan’s. There are options for leather trimmed seats in a variety of colors, an available Sony Audio System that comes with 12 speakers.

Engine and Fuel Efficiency

The Fusion SE and S trim levels have been designed with a 2.5l 4-cylinder engines which delivers an estimated 175 horsepower and 175 pound per feet of torque. The EPA fuel economy rating is estimated at 26 mpg combined i.e. 22 city and 34 highway.


Antilock disc brakes, front seat side airbags, side curtain airbags and traction and stability control are offered as standard. A Ford Sync System which features an emergency crash notification system is also standard.

Posted on April 10, 2017