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Old September 18th, 2012, 11:44 AM   #1
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Old September 18th, 2012, 11:48 AM   #2
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Looks Jaguarish
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Old September 18th, 2012, 11:51 AM   #3
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https://www.google.com/search?q=2013...McaDywHEvYCIDg

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it definitely has some of the common jaguar theme - the long trailing c pillar reminds me of 'em too
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Old September 18th, 2012, 11:51 AM   #4
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We've had one here for a while now. I think they did a good job with it.
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Old September 18th, 2012, 12:55 PM   #5
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Yeah, we've had them here for quite a while, we did some of the instrument clusters. I've always liked the Fusion, and this is a nice update.
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Old September 18th, 2012, 01:00 PM   #6
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Best looking midsize sedan by far. It looks more Aston Martinish to me more than anything. The 2013 Chevy Malibu already looks dated, and the Chrysler 200/Dodge Avenger are decent with their updates but still lipstick on a pig. The Japanese and Korean cars look either odd or boring as usual.

I think Ford is going to have a hit with this car.
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Old September 18th, 2012, 01:02 PM   #7
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I can hardly believe its a ford
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Old September 18th, 2012, 01:06 PM   #8
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I'm glad they kept the manual trans, but wished they would've also offered it with the ecoboost
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Old September 18th, 2012, 01:20 PM   #9
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You can get an EcoBoost engine in the Fusion?

EDIT- I checked, it is a 1.6L or 2.0L version, not the 3.5L as in the F150.

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Old September 18th, 2012, 01:30 PM   #10
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Old September 18th, 2012, 01:37 PM   #11
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Lol it does look like a shark. I am not a blue oval guy but this is sexy
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Best looking "affordable" midsize sedan by far. It looks more Aston Martinish to me more than anything. The 2013 Chevy Malibu already looks dated, and the Chrysler 200/Dodge Avenger are decent with their updates but still lipstick on a pig. The Japanese and Korean cars look either odd or boring as usual.

I think Ford is going to have a hit with this car.
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I prefer the looks of the '13 Audi A6
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Old September 18th, 2012, 02:06 PM   #14
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Old September 18th, 2012, 02:33 PM   #15
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Front end looks kind of '95 Buick Riviera-y.
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aston martin'ish imo
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Old September 18th, 2012, 02:54 PM   #18
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Definitely makes me think Aston Martin.
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Old September 18th, 2012, 03:00 PM   #20
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Your all welcome!! I am the design engineer/supplier of all the chrome grille components. I like it also, Ford has had us quote 3 annual volume increases for this car. The demand has boomed since the auto show when it was unveiled.
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