Roger Ebert Thumbs Up The Fusion Hybrid

Famed critic Roger Ebert waxed rhapsodic this weekend about his new Ford Fusion Hybrid. His exuberance makes us willing to forgive the parking job, and worry about him finding out it's hecho en Mexico. [Roger Ebert's Journal] » 8/09/10 10:30am 8/09/10 10:30am

2010 Car And Driver "10 Best" List Includes Second American Car

Car and Driver's annual list of the "10Best" cars sold in America includes the BMW 3-series and the Honda Accord (as usual). Except this year the Ford Fusion Hybrid joins the Cadillac CTS/CTS-V in representing America. » 12/02/09 8:00am 12/02/09 8:00am

Hybrid Car Wars: Honda Insight Vs. Ford Fusion Hybrid

The 2010 Toyota Prius is tops in fuel economy. But what if that's not your only motivating factor? Maybe the 2010 Honda Insight or the 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid's what you're looking for. But which is better? Let's find out. » 7/01/09 12:00pm 7/01/09 12:00pm

McCain Tweets Ford Fusion Hybrid Purchase Plans

The election is over, but Senator McCain is still wooing the eco-patriotic-tech-literate crowd by tweeting his purchase of a Ford Fusion Hybrid. Maybe they'll forget he bought his daughter a Toyota Prius six months ago? » 6/16/09 10:30am 6/16/09 10:30am

Ford Warns Against Nigerian Princes Selling Cheap Fusion Hybrids

Email scammers are attempting to "phish" for personal information by claiming, erroneously, to be selling the 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid for $15,500 through a special government program. Don't send them your information. » 5/15/09 11:00am 5/15/09 11:00am

NASCAR Star Drives Ford Fusion Hybrid Slowly, Gets 1,445.7 Miles On…

NASCAR star Carl Edwards, using eco-driving tips, drove this 2010 Ford Fusion hybrid non-stop 1,445.7 miles on one tank of gas. Over 69 hours he averaged 81.5 MPG and annoyed 5,180 fellow drivers. » 4/28/09 8:30am 4/28/09 8:30am

New Prius Vs. Fusion Hybrid Vs. Honda Insight: Which Hybrid Should You…

A battle even more hotly contested in the car world than the Muscle Car Wars: the introduction of the Ford Fusion Hybrid, 2010 Prius and Honda Insight gives us the Hybrid Car Wars! Who survives? » 3/27/09 12:00pm 3/27/09 12:00pm

AT&T To Buy 15,000 Hybrid, Natural Gas-Powered Vehicles From Ford

AT&T announced yesterday it will spend $565 million over the next decade on more than 15,000 hybrid and natural gas-powered vehicles, mostly from Ford. Propane-powered Roush F-250s or Econolines anyone? [Freep] » 3/12/09 10:30am 3/12/09 10:30am

Ford CEO Calls Man To Thank Him For Buying Fusion Hybrid Over Prius

Ford CEO Alan Mulally personally phoned a Michigan man to thank him for canceling an order for a Toyota Prius and buying a 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid. Seriously? Yes. There's even video to prove it. » 2/03/09 2:30pm 2/03/09 2:30pm

2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid Qualifies For $3,400 Federal Hybrid Tax Credit

Buyers of the 2010 Fusion Hybrid or Mercury Milan Hybrid will qualify for a $3,400 tax credit, the highest credit ever offered for hybrids purchased or placed in service after December 31, 2005. » 1/28/09 3:00pm 1/28/09 3:00pm

First Photo Of 2010 Toyota Prius, 2010 Honda Insight Together

After the Detroit Auto Show closed yesterday, we stuck around and captured the first shots of the freshly unveiled 2010 Toyota Prius with the 2010 Honda Insight; also, a 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid was there. » 1/13/09 3:00pm 1/13/09 3:00pm

Top 11 Jalopnik Reviews Of 2008

We wrote 159 reviews during 2008. While culling the best for this list of the top 11, one thing became abundantly clear: America is making good cars again. » 12/30/08 3:00pm 12/30/08 3:00pm

Ford Fusion Hybrid Bests Toyota Camry Hybrid As Most Fuel Efficient…

The 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid is officially America’s most fuel efficient mid-size, with an EPA rating of 41/36 MPG city/highway, besting the Toyota Camry hybrid by 8 MPG in city, 2 MPG in highway driving. » 12/23/08 8:15am 12/23/08 8:15am

2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid: First Drive

By now, you've probably read about our journalist-leading, Camry Hybrid-beating 43.8 MPG fuel economy figure for the 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid. The thing is, you won't be able to replicate our lofty number. » 12/13/08 12:00am 12/13/08 12:00am

Ford Fusion Hybrid Gets Fuel Economy Rating Of 43.8 MPG In Jalopnik…

Yesterday, Jalopnik achieved a fuel economy rating of 43.8 MPG in a road test of the new Ford Fusion hybrid, out-greening Ford's engineers and our furry little hype-filled friend from AutoBlogGreen. » 12/11/08 8:40am 12/11/08 8:40am

2010 Ford Fusion Pricing Starts Under $19,300, Hybrid At $27,270

The 2010 Ford Fusion » 11/24/08 11:00am 11/24/08 11:00am, for those who admired its sharp Gillette looks, will start at $19,270 for the base S model with the 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine matched with a six-speed manual transmission, just $135 more than the base 2009 Fusion, which isn't as powerful or quite as good looking as the . For those wanting to…

New Ford Fusion Hybrid Becomes First Ever Hybrid NASCAR Pace Car

The only stock cars to roll out at the Homestead-Miami Speedway’s NASCAR race this weekend will be the 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid » 11/10/08 6:00pm 11/10/08 6:00pm and . They'll be the pace cars. They’ll also be, by far, the most fuel-efficient vehicles on the grid, with the Fusion Hybrid returning “at least” 38 MPG making it capable of traveling 700…

First Look: Ford SmartGauge Instument Panel

That newly unveiled 2010 Ford Fusion » 10/29/08 5:40pm 10/29/08 5:40pm pretty slick and all, but today we got a chance to sit down in the — complete with black and white jelly bean camouflage — and play around with the new twin-LCD display. We'll let Ford Researcher Jeff Greenberg, a Senior Technical Leader at Ford walk you through the features in…

2010 Ford Fusion Revealed With New Face, Engine And Six-Speed…

Ford has officially released a photo of the 2010 Ford Fusion » 10/29/08 3:20pm 10/29/08 3:20pm, as well as a slew of details about the new Gillette-bladed mid-size. The new Fusion will be getting a new Duratec 2.5-liter I-4 that will produce 175 HP, a revised version of the 3.0-liter V6 with 19 more horses and a Fusion Sport model (pictured above)…

2010 Mercury Milan Hybrid Caught Completely, Embarassingly Naked

Our best guesses about what the 2010 Mercury Milan » 10/29/08 1:30pm 10/29/08 1:30pm and would look like have been all-but-confirmed by a set of spy photos has just released. The shots show the twin of the running around without a stitch of camouflage. Though not as dramatic as we'd hoped, it is clearly a step forward from the rather dull vehicle…