Hot or Not, The souped-up Ford Fusion Sport
In this episode, TFL’s test driver, Paul Gerrard, takes Ford Fusion Sport with performance summer tires and a BMW 340i xDrive with all-season tires to TFL’s mile-high test track to see which sport sedan wins. On paper, the two cars appear evenly matched. Check out the specs below and let us then check out the video to see what car comes out on top.
|2017 Ford Fusion Sport AWD||2017 BMW 340i xDrive|
|Engine||Twin-turbo, 2.7-liter EcoBoost V6||Twin-scroll turbo, 3.0-liter inline 6|
|Horsepower/Torque||325 hp / 380 lb-ft. torque (when running 93 octane fuel)||320 hp / 330 lb-ft. torque|
|Curb weight||3,681 lbs.||3,710 lbs.|
|Tires||19-inch summer performance tires||18-inch all-season run-flat tires|
(as tested at TFL’s track)
|6.82 seconds||4.8 seconds|
To check out the times of each vehicle on our tight and twisting track, watch the video. Hint: Despite the similarities on specs, one car was 3 seconds faster than the other.