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post #1 of 11 (permalink) Old 03-14-2019, 03:21 PM Thread Starter
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My new 2019 Sport

Greetings and salutations, my name is Tom, and here is my brand-new Fusion Sport alongside the 2014 SHO I traded it for:

This is my fourth Ecoboost V6-powered vehicle, and my first 2.7. Previously had a 2011 F-150, and my wife has a 2015 Expedition, then there was the SHO. It was a good car, had the factory performance package and a tune from Torrie at Unleashed. But I was starting to have a few issues with it, I was never happy with the ride quality (I'm an old guy), and I wished it had a sunroof. So, all of those problems have been fixed!

Unlike the SHO, the Fusion is staying stock, I actually sprang for the extended warranty, which I rarely do. I may do some minor appearance mods like blacking out the chrome, but for the most part, the plan is to drive it, maintain it, and polish it, since I also enjoy detailing. I have, however, already ordered a Proclip and some Husky mats.
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Congratulations on your new purchase!
Looking good.
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Nice color and good choice on the mats.

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Nice color and good choice on the mats.
Thanks, I was a Weathertech guy for many years, but I've done Huskys on the SHO and the Fusion because they have much better coverage. It doesn't hurt that they are cheaper, too.
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I just got mine delivered and now in the car!
Rubber is a little rough, but let see what happens when they get mold!
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Congratulations on the new ride! The Husky mats are great, I have them myself.
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Congrats and welcome! I got a Proclip too - love it and love the car!

2017 Sport, White Platnium, 401A, Nav, Drivers Assist, moonroof, cooled seats, Steeda hood struts
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Congrats. Would love to hear your comparisons from SHO to Sport after a month of driving. I was tempted by the bigger car but the look of the trunk kept putting me off. Didn't get much of a feel that the interior was any bigger on the Tarus either.

You'll find it a very good touring car if that's your thing.

Put my Huskies in last winter and they stayed in. Washing down the plastic a lot easier than keeping up with the vacuuming and shampooing of the Sport mats. I had the dealer throw in the Ford winter mats and they lasted about a month before splitting. Couldn't handle the cold. Whiskies have been flawless.

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I never noticed they interrupted the chrome strip on the trunk lid for 2019. I like that much more than the full strip. Looks good!!!

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Congrats. Curious - trunk lid have a molded/plastic “grab” handle?


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