The 2016 Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid delivers an electrifying performance. As it charges down the streets of Glen Allen, Ashland, and Short Pump, the Fusion Energi Hybrid offers smooth handling and engaging driving dynamics. Its sleek styling turns heads wherever it goes, and Richmond Ford West takes a closer look at its features in our vehicle review below.
If you're interested in learning more about the 2016 Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid, keep reading.
Ford Fusion Energi Overview
The Fusion Energi comes with a state-of-the-art lithium-ion battery and gas engine. Whether it's in all-electric mode or receiving power from the engine, the Fusion Energi delivers a smooth, efficient performance. Let's take a closer look at its powertrain.
Lithium-Ion Battery: When operating in all-electric mode, the Fusion Energi can travel up to an EPA-estimated range of up to 19 miles. It also comes with a regenerative braking system, which stores energy from braking for later use. After driving in electric mode, the battery recharges in seven hours using the standard 120-volt convenience cord. The Fusion's EPA-estimated total driving range with a fully charged battery is 550 miles.
Fusion Energi Gas Engine: The Fusion Energi Hybrid comes with a standard 2.0L Atkinson-cycle four-cylinder engine producing up to 141 horsepower and an EPA-estimated 40 city/36 highway/38 combined mpg.
Transmission: To maximize efficiency, the 2016 Ford Fusion Energi comes with an electronically controlled continuously variable transmission. It delivers smooth, efficient speed transitions and is engineered to help you get the most mileage out of your ride.
Fusion Energi Design and Technology
The 2016 Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid is available in two trims levels: SE and Titanium. With its eye-catching exterior and spacious cabin, the Fusion Energi boasts a style all its own with several premium amenities, innovative technology, and luxury materials, including:
Spacious Interior: Some hybrids sacrifice space for efficiency's sake, but with 44.3 inches of legroom up front and 38.3 inches in the rear, Fusion Energi passengers have plenty of space to stretch.
SE Luxury Fusion Energi Package. This available package comes with a six-way power passenger seat and a leather-trimmed, heated, 10-way power driver's seat with three memory settings and power lumbar. When equipped with these features, the Fusion Energi offers an elevated level of luxury.
SYNC®: Voice-activated SYNC® comes with an information cluster, hands-free calling, Bluetooth® audio, and more. That way you can access your favorite digital features without losing your focus on driving. For the ultimate in connectivity, upgrade to SYNC with MyFord Touch®, complete with an 8-inch touchscreen, Wi-Fi® capability, and more.
Standard Backup Camera: The 2016 Ford Fusion Energi displays the area behind the vehicle on a front console screen as you're backing up, improving visibility as you reverse out of driveways and parking spots.
Test Drive a Fusion Energi Hybrid
The 2016 Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid combines efficiency and innovation in a sleek, stylish package. If you're shopping for a plug-in hybrid near Glen Allen, Ashland, or Short Pump, here are a few reasons why you should consider the Fusion Energi:
- Enjoy up to an EPA-estimated 550-mile driving range in electric mode.
- Get connected with Ford SYNC® or SYNC with MyFord Touch®.
- Stretch out in a spacious, refined interior with the SE Luxury Fusion Energi Package.
When you're ready to get behind the wheel, contact our team to test drive a 2016 Ford Fusion Energi Hybrid at Richmond Ford West.