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Ford Fusion Named Motor Trend Car of the Year

Will it take North American Car of the Year, as well?

by on Nov.17, 2009

The 2010 Ford Fusion was named Motor Trend's Car of the Year.  Can it also grab the crown in the upcoming North American Car of the Year?

The 2010 Ford Fusion was named Motor Trend's Car of the Year. Can it also grab the crown in the upcoming North American Car of the Year?

In a surprising move, Motor Trend magazine has named the Ford Fusion its Car of the Year, a decision that’s bound to give even more momentum to the first domestic midsize car in years giving serious challenge to import mainstays like the Toyota Camry and Honda Accord.

The Fusion beat out a field of several dozen strong contenders, noted the magazine’s editor, Angus MacKenzie, including the new Chevrolet Camaro, which many expected to take the coveted annual award.

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The 2010 Fusion, said Ford President Mark Fields, during a ceremony at the company’s suburban Detroit headquarters, has “really done a lot for our image, and it’s done a lot for our sales and market share.”

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