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2020 Ford Fusion
S FWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$24,016
220 listings nationwide
19 GREAT deals
49 GOOD deals

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2009 Ford Taurus X
Eddie Bauer
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$30,635
1 vehicle

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 Ford Fusion
S FWD
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

The Fusion carries over mostly unchanged for 2020, except that the Sport performance trim has been discontinued. The Fusion’s competitors include the Toyota Camry, Honda Accord, and Ma...

2009 Ford Taurus X
Eddie Bauer
Michael Perkins Review:

The Taurus has been a steady, dependable winner since it showed up ove...

The Good: A good engine/transmission combination, along with a comfortable ride ...

The Bad: Cheap interior materials and a noisy engine in the Taurus X have marre...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 Ford Fusion
S FWD
Tracey writes:
very smooth
Handling Ranked 2012 Jeep Liberty Sport 4WD worse.
"YES"
Front Seats Ranked 2012 Jeep Liberty Sport 4WD worse.
"RELAXING"
30
Edward writes:
Family Car Ranked 2020 Toyota Camry XSE FWD better.
"MPG looks reliability "
2009 Ford Taurus X
Eddie Bauer
50
Guru9K5PV writes:
love it

Specs

2020 Ford Fusion
S FWD
2009 Ford Taurus X
Eddie Bauer
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
21 MPG
17 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
31 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16.5 gal 19 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
--
263 hp @ 6,250 RPM
Torque
--
249 lb-ft @ 4,500 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.7:1
10.3:1
Displacement
2,500 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.5 in x 3.94 in
3.6 in x 3.4 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver -- 5 stars
Front Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Driver -- 5 stars
Side Rear Passenger -- 5 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) -- 4 stars
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 3 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Rollover 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof -- Optional
Leather Seats -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
CD Changer -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 7 seats
Front Legroom 44.3 in 40.8 in
Back Legroom 38.3 in 40.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 16 cu ft 15.8 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity -- 2,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 2,000 lbs
Exterior
Length 191.7 in 200.3 in
Width 83.5 in 74.9 in
Height 58.1 in 67.6 in
Wheelbase 112.2 in 112.9 in

Available Options

2020 Ford Fusion
S FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Iconic Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Rapid Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Velocity Blue Metallic

Option Packages

  • Ford Co-PILOT360 Assist W/Sync 3
2009 Ford Taurus X
Eddie Bauer

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