For starters, the Fusion is a well-built car with an excellent reputation for reliability and resale. Granted, the Fusion’s fuel economy isn’t the best in class, but it is respectable enough. Besides, if you want optimal fuel economy, choose the 2012 Ford Fusion Hybrid (reviewed separately).
How fast is a 2012 Ford Fusion?
The 2012 Ford Fusion top speed is 112 mph.
What kind of engine does a Ford Fusion 2012 have?
The available engines are a 2.5-liter 175-hp I-4, a 3.0-liter 240-hp V-6, a 3.5-liter 263-hp V-6, and the 191-hp hybrid 2.5-liter I-4 drivetrain. Ford Fusion 0-60 mph times range from 8.9 seconds for the front-drive I-4-equipped Fusion SEL, to 6.8 seconds for both the front and all-wheel-drive Fusion Sport.
What problems does a 2012 Ford Fusion have?
Top 2012 Ford Fusion Problems
Harsh or Delayed Shifting of Automatic Transmission.
Squeaks and Creaks Over Bumps and Turning.
Swollen Lug Nuts.
Transmission Oil Leaks from Left Side Half Shaft Area.
CD Player not working.
Check Engine Light Illumination.
Key Will Not Come Out of Ignition.
Trunk Will Not Latch Closed.
Are there any recalls on my 2012 Ford Fusion?
Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2012 Ford Fusion and Mustang and Lincoln Zephyr and MKZ vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan).
Do 2012 Ford Fusions have transmission problems?
Quick Answer: 2012-2014 Ford Fusions are very prone to transmission problems, but other years are reliable. Ford Fusions from model years 2012-2014 have more owner-reported transmission problems than all other years combined. Other year models of the Fusion are quite reliable.
What is the Ford Fusion rating?
According to J.D. Power’s 2017 vehicle dependability study, the Ford Fusion is considered “about average” for overall dependability, receiving a score of three out of a possible five. Similarly, the Ford Fusion’s powertrain received a rating of “about average,” or three out of five.
What is new Ford Fusion?
The new Ford Fusion combines the best features of a great European economy car with those a sporty Japanese sedan. The Fusion offers the sporty handling of the Mazda 6 and the value and comfort of the Ford Focus. Safety features are optional, however.
What is a Ford Fusion car?
The Ford Fusion is a four-door, five-passenger mid-size sedan manufactured and marketed by the Ford Motor Company. From the 2006 through 2020 model years, two generations of the Fusion have been produced in gasoline, gas/electric hybrid, and gas/plug-in electric hybrid variants.