Ford says Fusion Energi is rated at 108 MPGe image

Ford has recently announced the EPA fuel economy rating of the Fusion Energi, which stands on 108 MPGe city.

According to the North American based automaker, the Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid is able to return 108 MPGe city / 92 MPGe highway and 100 MPGe combined and this will help average consumers to save approximately 6,850 USD over the course of five years when the model is compared to other new cars out there. Prices for the cheapest Ford Fusion Energi start at 39,495, which is significantly more compared to the base price of the Fusion Hybrid, set at 27,200 USD.

“The Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid is the exclamation point for Ford’s transformed lineup of fuel-efficiency leaders that now beats Toyota across the board”, said the Global Product Development vice president, Raj Nair.

As a quick reminder, the Ford Fusion Energi is coming with a 2.0 liter four-cylinder Atkinson cycle engine, with a lithium-ion battery pack and with an electric motor, which are allowing the hybrid powertran to develop a total output of 188 BHP (140 kW). The Ford Fusion Energi will go on sale this year.

Source: Ford