Green Car of the Year Awarded to 2013 Ford Fusion

Timbrook Ford in Keyser, WV offers the 2013 Ford Fusion, which was recently named Green Car of the Year.

Online PR News – 11-December-2012 – Keyser , WV – The awards just keep rolling in for the completely redesigned 2013 Ford Fusion. The sleek and stylish sedan was recently named Green Car of the Year by the Green Car Journal. The 2013 Ford Fusion, which is available now at Timbrook Ford in Keyser, WV, boasts a versatile and efficient powertrain lineup that couple unparalleled efficiency with impressive performance.
“There’s no overstating the importance of what Ford has done. Many have long envisioned new car showrooms where a desired model could be purchased with one of many distinctly different and efficient power trains, selected to satisfy a buyer’s particular needs and desires,” said Ron Cogan, editor and publisher of the Green Car Journal.
The 2013 Fusion is powered by a standard 2.5-liter Duratec 4-cylinder engine that generates 170 horsepower and 170 lb-ft. of torque, while returning 22 mpg city and 33 mpg highway. Ford’s revolutionary EcoBoost technology is featured in two of Ford’s powertrains.
The two new available EcoBoost engines strive to lower carbon emissions without compromising power and efficiency. The 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine delivers an exhilarating driving experience by generating 237 horsepower and 250 lb-ft of torque. The 1.6-liter EcoBoost engine is for the driver who stresses fuel efficiency, at it returns 26 mpg city and 37 mpg highway.
Also noted in the Green Car Journal’s review, is the best in class fuel economy of the 2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid in its review. The Fusion Hybrid returns 47 mpg both city and highway for a class-leading 47 combined mpg. When functioning in fully electric mode, the Fusion plug-in hybrid returns 100 mpge (miles per gallon equivalent).
"We are very honored that the all-new Ford Fusion has been recognized as the Green Car of the Year by the Green Car Journal," said David Mondragon, Ford general marketing manager. "From EcoBoost to hybrid and plug-in hybrid offerings, the new Fusion is delivering best-in-class fuel economy all wrapped in a dynamic package."
Visit Timbrook Ford in Keyser, WV to learn more about the 2013 Ford Fusion. For inventory information, visit the West Virginia dealer online, at
About Timbrook Ford
Timbrook Ford,, is a local Ford dealership in the Keyser, WV area. The dealer’s finance specialists work with a vast array of lending sources to guarantee their customers get the most complete and comprehensive financial package available. In addition, the West Virginia dealer provides automotive service, and offers Ford parts.