Ocala, Florida (PressExposure) December 09, 2009 -- Ford of Ocala the leading Leesburg Ford dealer for new Ford cars, trucks, SUVs and used cars in Ocala, Florida is proud to inform that the 2010 Ford Fusion has been awarded the Car of the Year 2010 by Motor Trend magazine. The latest award is yet another feather in Fusion's already crowded hat. Ford of Ocala stocks and sells the award-winning Ford Fusion, which also enjoys the reputation as America's most fuel-efficient midsize sedan in its wide inventory.
Ford Fusion has outshone a fleet of 23 contenders including BMW 7 Series, Mercedes-Benz E-Class sedan, Toyota Camry, Honda Accord among others in six new categories: design achievement, engineering excellence, intended function, efficiency, safety and value to emerge winner of the coveted Car of the Year award. "Ford has proven its resilience in these tough times by delivering to market a car with broad appeal to a broad range of consumers. The Fusion's combination of comfort, fuel efficiency, assortment and technology made it a clear winner among our panel of judges," said Angus Mackenzie, Motor Trend editor-in-chief, while announcing the award. Customers can read an in-depth review of 2010 Ford Fusion at Ford of Ocalaâs site.
Ford of Ocala is also pleased to announce that For Fusion has set record-breaking sales for 2009 and is now among America's top 10-selling vehicles and the No. 1-selling domestic car. Fusion also holds the credit of being America's most fuel-efficient midsize sedan for both hybrid and conventional gasoline models with Fusion Hybrid giving an EPA estimated 41 mpg/city and 36 mpg/highway and Fusion sedan offering a best-in-class 34 mpg in highway. Ford also has expanded the Fusion line-up for 2010 by adding all-new Hybrid and Sport models.
Those who are looking for Ford models in Leesburg can take a short drive to Ford of Ocala to choose their favorite model from the extensive range of Ford models displayed in the showroom or to schedule a test drive. The Ford dealer also allows the customers to schedule a service appointment by the click of the mouse to get the best car repair service done by well-experienced technicians.