Ford Fusion facelift hints at future look for Mondeo
Source : Ford Fusion facelift hints at future look for Mondeo
Facelifted Fusion caught undisguised ahead of Detroit show debut, revealing how the Mondeo’s styling will evolve in its production run
The Fusion is actually the North American sister car to the Ford Mondeo, a completely new variation of which only reached the UK early last year.
As such, the styling modifications seen on the Fusion aren’t imminently due on the Mondeo however are likely to be included in a couple of years’ time as part of a scheduled mid-life facelift for the Mondeo.
The Fusion pictured here was caught leaving Ford’s proving ground at Dearborn, Michigan. The pictures reveal that will the automobile’s Aston Martin-style big grille has been replaced by something sleeker and also also also more contemporary. There is actually also more sculpting for the front bumper and also also also a slimmer, more technical look for the headlights.
Also at the front are completely new LED fog lights and also also also a completely new mesh on the grille itself, while at the rear there are minor detail modifications to the light graphics.
The outside styling modifications are also scheduled to appear on the Fusion Energi, a hybrid variation of the automobile.
Styling modifications are also expected inside the Fusion, although they are not pictured here. There will be technology updates to the automobile, including the addition of Ford’s Sync 3 infotainment system. Unlike the styling modifications, that will will be offered on the Mondeo by that will summer as part of some under-the-skin technology updates.
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