The Ford Fusion is a popular midsize sedan for its dependability, high safety ratings, and innovative tech features. It's an affordable vehicle when purchased new, however, to save even more money you may want to consider purchasing a used 2018 Ford Fusion. Sop into our Ames Ford Lincoln showroom located at 123 Airport Rd, Ames, IA to talk to one of sales associates about the benefits of a used Ford Fusion. Call 515-233-1913 to set up a test drive.

Nine Reasons to Buy a Used Ford Fusion

  1. Great selection of trims and models. The 2018 Ford Fusion, Ford Fusion Hybrid, and Ford Fusion Energi are all available in various models, each giving you the option to customize your vehicle through Ford's best standard and available engine selections, as well as safety, tech, and convenience features.
  2. Innovative technology. Ford's SYNC 3 touchscreen, and voice-activated, infotainment system is easy-to-use. Ford + Alexa brings Amazon Alexa with you on the road. This app gives you access to voice navigation, traffic information, Amazon Prime shopping, and more. Ford & Waze allows you to collaborate with other users on best routes, traffic jams, and road hazards. The available FordPass will help you find parking, compare fuel prices, receive vehicle information, and lock/unlock and start your car remotely-all from your Smartphone.
  3. Lots of trunk space. The 2018 Ford Fusion has 16 cubic feet of trunk space. The 2018 Ford Fusion Hybrid has 14 cubic feet of trunk space, and the 2018 Ford Energi has 8.2 cubic feet of trunk space. The standard 60/40 split-folding back seat gives even more space to haul luggage or recreation equipment.
  4. Excellent braking capabilities. The 2018 Ford Fusion can go from 60 mph to a complete stop in under 120 feet. Most importantly, the ability to stop quickly allows for greater safety; it also allows for more comfortable driving overall either in traffic in the city.
  5. Excellent fuel economy. The 2018 Ford Fusion gets an estimated EPA rating of 21 mpg city and 30 mpg highway. The 2018 Ford Fusion Hybrid gets 43 mpg city and 41 mpg highway. The 2018 Ford Fusion Energi gets 104 mpg city and 91 mpg highway.
  6. Excellent interior design. The 2018 Ford Fusion seats up to five people and the cabin is roomy and comfortable. It's designed with plenty of headroom and legroom for front seat driver and passenger, as well as, for the back seat passengers. Ford has selected good-quality interior materials, there's plenty of padding in the seats, and the headrest adjusts nicely to match the angle of your neck and head.
  7. Package options and upgrades. Ford has done a good job of grouping available design, performance, safety, tech, and convenience features into packages to help make your decision-making process a bit easier. You can customize the exterior of your 2018 Ford Fusion by selecting everything from the wheels and color, to the moonroof and shift dial.
  8. Quiet cabin. One thing many complain about with midsize sedans is how loud the road and wind noise are. Not with the 2018 Ford Fusion! This is one of the quietest sedans on the road today. Ford has done an excellent job in designing a well-insulated cabin to keep as much wind and road noise out as possible so you enjoy conversation or listening to your favorite tunes while driving.
  9. High safety rating. The 2018 Ford Fusions received a 5-star overall safety rating from the National Highway Travel and Safety Association (NHTSA), and is a Top Safety Pick with the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) where it was rated as 'good' for roof strength, head restraints, side and front impact, and for crash prevention.


You've probably noticed that we've used the word 'excellent' quite often in this article. We really do feel that the 2018 Ford Fusion is an all-around excellent vehicle. It's an affordable, reliable, and comfortable vehicle that's perfect for families, long road trips, or commuting to work. Stop into our Ames Ford Lincoln showroom located at 123 Airport Rd, Ames, IA to see for yourself why we think this car is a great choice in midsize sedans. Call 515-233-1913 to set up a test drive. We're just a short drive from Kelley, Midvale, Shipley, Gilbert, and Nevada.