Anti-lock brakes and Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) now standard on all models
Reverse Sensing System now available
Convenient keyless entry keypad is
now standard on all SEL models
Ford Sync™ hands-free in-car communications and entertainment system fully integrates mobile phones and media players into the vehicle (late availability)
New Sport Appearance Package
Five new exterior color options
New available interior ambient lighting system (late availability)
Ford Fusion stands apart in the highly competitive mid-size car segment with a bold, distinctive design and segment-leading quality, safety and affordability. With first-in-class available all-wheel drive and a powerful 3.0-liter V-6 engine, it is no wonder that more consumers are choosing the Ford Fusion.
For 2008, Fusion adds a standard anti-lock brake system (ABS) and Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), underscoring Ford’s commitment to delivering more standard safety features across its entire product lineup. Fusion also offers total connectivity with Ford Sync™ (late availability). This Ford-exclusive, hands-free technology enables the integration of cell phones and portable media players into the vehicle’s audio system via Bluetooth technology and USB connectivity.
Fusion offers a new Sport Appearance Package for 2008 that includes a black chrome grille, color-keyed fog lamps, 18-inch tires and aluminum wheels with painted pockets, sport-tuned suspension, a unique spoiler, chrome exhaust tips, unique red seat inserts (cloth or leather) and red stitching on the seats, steering wheel and center console.
Production Location: Hermosillo, Mexico
innovation: aMBiEnt liGHtinG lEts You sEt tHE MooD
The 2008 Fusion comes with an available, next- generation color-configurable ambient interior lighting system. Taking the customizable dashboard lighting system to the next level, the ambient lighting system on the 2008 Fusion can change the light inside the cupholders and in the front and rear footwells. The driver or front-seat passenger can choose from seven different colors including red, orange, blue, indigo, violet, green and yellow simply by cycling through a dash-mounted switch.
Powertrain: 160-hp 2.3-liter I-4 with 5-speed manual or 6-speed automatic; 221-hp 3.0-liter V-6 with 6-speed automatic
Safety: Standard dual-stage driver and front passenger air bags; Seat-mounted side air bags for front seat occupants; Side air curtain air bags; Safety belt pretensioners; Seat weight sensing system for the passenger seat; Crash severity sensing; Tire Pressure Monitoring System
Series: S, SE and SEL