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2013 Ford Fusion 1.6 EcoBoost reviewed

By SYF77 on 28 Dec 2012

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QvpOES8udlw

The above video is a detailed review of the 2013 Ford Fusion EcoBoost. The Fusion is a mid-sized sedan for the American market. Why bother with a car not destined for Singapore, you may ask. Unlike the previous generation Fusion, the latest model is actually a twin sibling of the all-new Ford Mondeo.

When the new Mondeo arrives in Singapore, the 1.6-litre EcoBoost will likely be the best selling variant due to the local consumers' "Big body, small engine" mentality.

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The video starts with a walkaround over the car's exterior followed by the interior, paying close attention to details such as the styling cues and plastic quality. The review ends with a test drive in a local town. You can hear the sporty note of the force-fed lump in the cabin of the vehicle.

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The main difference between the Mondeo and the Fusion is that the US model is equipped with a torque-convertor automatic transmission whereas the Mondeo is fitted with the more advanced six-speed dual-clutch Powershift.

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SYF77
Written by SYF77
I have been a car fanatic since 1989, when my father was changing our family car then to a Toyota Corolla 1.6 GL fitted with a Twin Cam 16 valve engine that was carburetor-fed, a big deal back in those days. The automobile technology and industry fascinates me and I hope to broadcast these interesting developments to everyone out there through this blog.



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Watwheels Dec 28 2012 02:05 PM
How come the engine rattles like a diesel?? Or did something came loose?
ER-3682 Dec 28 2012 07:31 PM
Most TurboCharged "Direct Injection" engine sound like this.
Lammy84 Dec 28 2012 08:49 PM
its the direct injectors. most direct injector engine have the tat tat tat sound
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