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2013 Ford Hybrid Sales are Already Breaking Records

June 3, 2014

2013 Ford Hybrid Sales are Already Breaking Records

At Elk Grove Ford, we've noticed many of our Sacramento area drivers are turning over a new leaf with a greener transportation mode. But switching to an eco-friendly new Ford isn't just a growing trend restricted to California. The movement is nationwide and evident in the automaker's groundbreaking hybrid sales of 2013 so far-- which already surpass those of 2010 in its entirety.

In 2010, Ford wrapped up the year with a full-year hybrid sales record of 35,496 units sold. Though a few years ago, the concept of a more environmentally conscious car was still very fresh and the allure of a hybrid model paled in comparison to bigger vehicles with equally large powertrains. Much has changed since then.

Now almost a full six months into 2013 and Ford has already met and exceeded that longstanding full-year record. The skyrocketing sales spurts can be credited to many things. Hybrid technology has improved significantly, allowing drivers to get the best of both worlds: power and fuel-efficiency. Additionally, Ford's diverse and vast hybrid lineup is unmatched by other brands but has a match to accommodate every type of lifestyle.

Ford's herd of hybrids include:

  • 2013 C-Max Hybrid
  • 2013 C-Max Energy
  • 2013 Fusion Hybrid
  • 2013 Fusion Energi

Accounting for an overwhelming 67 percent of the year's hybrid sales is the Fusion Hybrid. Its 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine mated to an electric motor and lithium-ion battery delivers a satisfying 188 horsepower. The Ford's EPA-estimated 47 mpg combined is the best fuel-economy of any midsize hybrid sedan.

Get friendly with Ford's eco-friendly lineup, including the top-selling Fusion Hybrid, here at our dealership in Elk Grove, CAContact us today, via phone, email, or in-person, to learn more about our available hybrid models and to schedule a test drive.

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