The first time that Ford Fusion arrived is back in 2012, with Mondeo platform, so the prototype is quite old. With better systems, the lineup is more efficient and ready to make a highway difference. By the time people are demanding improvements on the model so the company decided to make a difference. This is one of the best-selling Fords models in the world. So, no wonder why demand for 2019 Ford Fusion is high with new equipment in the mix. Improvements on the car are strong competition to other class models on market.
2019 Ford Fusion redesign
The new 2019 Ford Fusion is more likely to be larger and more comfort. Including American market where dimensions are familiar, it may be a problem for Europe. European platforms are smaller and people develop a habit to have smaller models. Ford will make small changes in shape and size to make a makeover for some units. Beside the exterior changes which are mostly enlarged, the real magic is inside the cabin. Many fine materials will be there, such as a combination of genuine leather materials and fine black glass. LED lighting systems are installed in all segments from outside and inside.
2019 Ford Fusion drivetrain
It is very likely that new 2019 Ford Fusion to keep the traditional engine, smaller size but with the efficient transmission. The base model will use a 1.0-liter 3-cylinder petrol engine with turbocharger. It can deliver 160 horsepower and 160 lb-ft of torque. The combination of 1.5-liter engine with 200 hp and 200 lb-ft of torque, is a more likely option. It seems that both of these options are coming, and will be available with front-wheel drive. We are still waiting for official confirmation about this.
2019 Ford Fusion release date
New 2019 Ford Fusion is coming by the end of 2019 since the final production is still in progress. Some speculations say that we can expect it in the fall or winter next year. Price is not final yet, but comparing to previous models, base unit should cost $24,000. What is not going to be a surprise, it that some more updated models have a higher price. The difference will be higher from 1-3 thousand more with technical updates.