Ford Fusion

2006 Ford Fusion

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  • (4.6) 45 reviews
  • MSRP: $1,908$8,064
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 25-27
  • Engine: 160-hp, 2.3-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/OD
2006 Ford Fusion

Our Take on the 2006 Ford Fusion

What We Don't Like

  • Wide turning diameter
  • ABS is optional
  • Side mirrors don't fold
  • Stability system a year away
  • AWD a year away
  • Hybrid two years away

Notable Features

  • 2.3-liter four-cylinder
  • 3.0-liter V-6
  • Five-speed manual or automatic (four-cyl.)
  • Six-speed automatic (V-6)
  • Optional side-impact and side-curtain airbags
  • Rigid structure

2006 Ford Fusion Reviews

Cars.com Expert Reviews

Tossed into the deep end of the pool, the 2006 Ford Fusion seems to be a pretty good swimmer.As Ford's indirect replacement for the Taurus, and as arguably the best-prepared American-branded car in years to go after the Toyota Camry and Honda Accord, the Fusion was sent into battle in what may be the most competent, contentious segment of the automotive market.Not only do you have the twin... Read full review for the 2006 Ford Fusion

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Consumer Reviews

4.6

Average based on 45 reviews

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Great Car - Love it!!

by Bob from Sewell nj from Sewell,NJ on December 9, 2009

Bought this car in Aug. '09, and I absolutely love the way it handles. It is a 3 year old off lease vehicle with less than 36,000 miles. I made sure to check car fax and purchased an extended warranty... Read Full Review

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2006 Ford Fusion Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports

IIHS Ratings

Based on Ford Fusion S I4

Head Restraints and Seats
M
Moderate overlap front
A
Side
P

IIHS Ratings

Based on Ford Fusion S I4

G Good
A Acceptable
M Marginal
P Poor

Head Restraints and Seats

Dynamic Rating
M
Overall Rear
M
Seat Head/Restraint Geometry
A

Moderate overlap front

Chest
G
Head/Neck
G
Left Leg/Foot
A
Overall Front
A
Restraints
G
Right Leg/Foot
P
Structure/safety cage
G

Side

Driver Head Protection
P
Driver Head and Neck
A
Driver Pelvis/Leg
P
Driver Torso
P
Overall Side
P
Rear Passenger Head Protection
A
Rear Passenger Head and Neck
G
Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg
G
Rear Passenger Torso
G
Structure/safety cage
A
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is a nonprofit research and communications organization funded by auto insurers. IIHS rates vehicles good, acceptable, marginal or poor based on performance in high-speed front and side crash tests. IIHS also evaluates seat/head restraints for protection against neck injuries in rear impacts.

NHTSA Ratings

Based on Ford Fusion S I4

Overall Rollover Rating

NHTSA Ratings

Based on Ford Fusion S I4

Overall Rollover Rating
Driver's
Passenger's
Front Seat
Rear Seat
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. NHTSA provides vehicle safety information such as front- and side-crash ratings and rollover ratings. Vehicles are rated using a star rating system from 1-5 stars, with 5 being the highest.

Recalls

There are currently 3 recalls for this car.


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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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Asking Price Range
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