Best Bet
(4.6) 83 reviews
MSRP: $5,303$13,359
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 20-28
Engine: 175-hp, 2.5-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 6-speed automatic w/OD
2011 Ford Fusion

Our Take on the 2011 Ford Fusion

Our Take

Ford used the previous Fusion to usher in its new three-bar grille, which has been a hit with buyers. The new Fusion has an even bolder chrome grille, as if announcing to the world, "Yes, bigger is better." In ascending order, trim levels include the S, SE, SEL and Sport. All-wheel drive is optio... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Crowded center controls
  • Occasional low-rent interior surfaces

Notable Features

  • Related to Mercury Milan
  • Four-cylinder or two V-6s
  • Manual or automatic
  • Available AWD
  • Available blind spot warning system
  • Available backup camera

6 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.


It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.