Spy Shots: facelifted Ford Fusion seen partly naked in China

Spy Shots: facelifted Ford Fusion seen partly naked in China

The very first Spy Shots showing the facelifted Ford Fusion in China. The facelift includes a new grille, new bumpers, new headlights, new taillights, and a new boot lid. The facelifted Ford Fusion will debut on the Shanghai Auto Show later this month and launch on the Chinese car market in H2.

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Current car.

The Ford Fusion is called Ford Mondeo in China. It is manufactured by the Changan-Ford joint venture. Price starts at 179.800 yuan and ends at 265.800 yuan ($28.979 – 42.840). Engines: 181hp 1.5 turbo, 203hp 2.0, and a 242hp 2.0 turbo. All engines will continue in the facelifted Fusion/Mondeo and price will remain about the same.

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A much more tidy design here. New taillights and a new chrome strip between them. Rear deck is now flat with an integrated spoiler; the tiny ‘fins’ are gone. Bumper is new too, again a simpler design with the exhaust exits at each far end. Fog lights have moved to the main units.

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Current car.

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A spy shot of a camouflaged car showing LED strips for the fog lights. Likely a top-spec model.