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Ford Fusion

Over 340,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

Ram pickups accounted for bulk of the total to address tailgate unlatching

Ford Escape and Fusion, Volkswagen Golf, Golf Wagon and Tiguan, and Audi A6, A7, S6, S7 and RS7 also recalled large numbers for variety of problems. Read More

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Ford recalls half a million vehicles for shifter, wheel problems

Ford Fusion and Escape, stripped chassis trucks recalled in two actions Read More

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2018 EcoRun surpasses all expectations

AJAC EcoRun continues to be showcase for fuel-efficient vehicles, driving Read More


Ford recalls 9,100 vehicles for various issues

1,636 of recalled vehicles from model years 2017 and 2018 are in Canada Read More

Car Safety Auto Industry Jun 15, 2018, 2:30 AM

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Ford hybrid delivers a greener shade of blue

Hybrid quicker to 160 km/h than Ford’s long-serving Crown Vic police car Read More


More than 158,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in March

Non-latching seats and loose steering wheels among the issues addressed

Total of 15 automotive recalls were issued in Canada over the month, involving 24 models from 16 marques, and affecting 158,301 vehicles in total. Read More

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Ford recalls 1.4M cars over control, fire issues

Ford Focus and Fusion, Lincoln MKZ recalled for steering, clutch problems

2014-18 Ford Fusions and Lincoln MKZs may lose steering control, 2013-15 Ford Focus and Fusion gearbox clutches may crack, potentially leading to a fire. Read More

Car Safety Used Cars Mar 15, 2018, 2:30 AM

Over 388,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

Total of 21 actions involve 59 models from 17 different makes

Issues affect concerns over software glitches to airbag inflators, from alternators to power steering modules, from transmission mapping to fuel lines. Read More

Car Safety Aug 4, 2017, 9:40 PM

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Ford to recall 6,000 for transmission woes

Ford Edge and Fusion, and Lincoln MKZ may have faulty torque converters

Recall applies to 2017 models equipped with 2.0-litre EcoBoost 4-cylinders and 6-speed automatics that may have inadequately-welded torque converters. Read More

Car Safety Jul 11, 2017, 6:30 PM

Ford recalls 442,000 vehicles for various issues

Edge, Escape, Fiesta, Fusion, F-Series and Lincoln MKZ all affected

Problems include loss of coolant that could lead to engine fires, faulty door latches, broken driveshafts, and improperly welded windshield headers. Read More

Car Safety Mar 29, 2017, 9:30 PM

Ford debuts new autonomous Fusion Hybrid at CES

New gen Fusion Hybrid autonomous development car shows new programming

Virtual Driver improves on SAE level 4 automation, where the car doesn’t need a driver to intervene in certain tasks but still requires one aboard. Read More

Autonomous Driving Auto Shows Dec 28, 2016, 9:30 PM

Ford recalls Fusion for seatbelt, seat issues

About 681,000 cars affected by faulty front seatbelt pretensioners

Recall affects Fusions from model years 2013-16, 2013-2015 Lincoln MKZs and 2015-16 Ford Mondeos. Also, 2017 Fusions need rear left seatback replaced. Read More

Car Safety Dec 4, 2016, 9:30 PM

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Ford tests autonomy in virtual real world

Fusion Hybrid autonomous car tested at university’s simulated city

University of Michigan’s Mcity provides real-world scenarios that cannot be safely replicated on real world public roads, such as running red lights. Read More


Ford recalls 390,000 vehicles for various issues

Windstar, F-150, Fusion, Taurus, Explorer, Escape, Lincoln MKS and MKZ affected

Rear axle corrosion, cruise control software, fuel tank integrity, transmission lever problems result in five recalls of vehicles in several segments. Read More

Car Safety Oct 1, 2015, 12:00 AM

Ford expands Fiesta, Fusion, Lincoln MKZ recall

156,000 more cars added to door latch recall, bringing total to nearly 550,000

NHTSA requested Ford add more Fiestas, Fusions and Lincoln MKZs to recall meant to address problem with spring that prevents doors from latching properly. Read More

Car Safety May 3, 2015, 12:00 PM

ROAD TEST: 2015 Ford Fusion

The Fusion has been the best-selling mid-size car in Canada for the past two years

The Ford Fusion brings a welcome combination of style, ride, handling and all-wheel-drive to a category where dull and boring are the norm. Read More

Automotive Reviews New Cars Mar 25, 2015, 9:30 PM

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Ten choice used car buys for under $15,000

Used vehicles outsell new ones by a ratio of almost two to one for good reasons

Reliability is an especially important factor when buying used and these ten have proven their mettle in customers' hands. Read More

Used Cars Car Buying Oct 10, 2014, 3:25 PM

2014 Ford Fusion gets inflatable rear seatbelts

Fusion will be the only car in the popular mid-size segment to offer this safety feature

Ford's award winning inflatable rear seatbelts are also available on the Ford Explorer, Flex and Taurus and the Lincoln MKT and MKZ. Read More

Car Safety New Cars Auto Technology Aug 13, 2013, 4:15 PM

Ford takes steps to improve hybrids' fuel economy

Calibration updates coming on 2013 Ford C-Max, Fusion and Lincoln MKZ Hybrid models

Customers should see the greatest improvement in fuel economy at highway speeds, during air conditioner use and operation in colder climates. Read More

Green Cars New Cars Jul 17, 2013, 1:00 PM

Ford Fusion Hybrid takes first AJAC Green Car title

Expert panel puts Fusion first in field of 15 vehicles on the path to the future

The Automobile Journalists' Association of Canada today announced the winner of its inaugural Canadian Green Car award, the Ford Fusion Hybrid. Read More

Green Cars Auto Industry New Cars Apr 12, 2013, 2:00 PM

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Six 2013 NACOTY finalists revealed

Overall winners will be announced at the 2013 North American International Auto Show

Four American and two Japanese models vie for overall North American Car and Truck of the Year honours, with no Koreans or Europeans making the cut. Read More

Auto Industry Auto Shows Dec 13, 2012, 5:00 PM

Ford Fusion Hybrid claims fuel-economy lead

Ford says 2013 Fusion Hybrid has lowest fuel-consumption of any mid-size sedan

According to Ford, the Fusion offers the widest range of powertrains in the mid-size segment, including three four-cylinder choices plus the hybrid. Read More

New Cars Green Cars Sep 19, 2012, 1:00 AM

Drivers receptive to electronic help behind the wheel

Ford survey identifies drivers' concerns that can be addressed by technology

Drivers are inclined toward features that provided real practical benefits by alerting them to potentially hazardous situations they may have missed. Read More

Car Safety Auto Technology Aug 31, 2012, 8:00 AM

Yes, it is rocket science

Rocket-ship super-alloy aids durability of Ford's 2.0-litre Turbo engines

Super-alloy allows the turbine wheel in the turbocharger on Ford Fusion and Focus ST 2.0-litre EcoBoost engines to run hotter with greater durability. Read More

Auto Technology New Cars Aug 28, 2012, 12:00 PM

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Mazda ends U.S. production

The all-new, next-generation 2013 Mazda6 will be produced in Japan

Ford will build its all-new Fusion in the plant where the Mazda6 was produced and Mazda is constructing a plant in Mexico for the Mazda 2 and Mazda3. Read More

Auto Industry New Cars Aug 26, 2012, 11:15 AM

Electric vehicles don’t have to be slow

Fuel-cell electric Ford Fusion sets speed record at Bonneville salt flats

Hydrogen-fuelled Ford Fusion FCEV sets 333.6 km/h (202.3 mph) speed record for production-based, fuel cell-powered vehicles. Read More

Green Cars Motor Sports Auto Technology Feb 29, 2012, 5:00 PM