(Posted on Feb 7, 2018 at 10:34AM by Laurel Steele)
For drivers who want unparalleled efficiency, there’s no better option than a 2017 Ford C-MAX Energi. A true double-whammy, this plugin provides consumers with an outstanding fuel-economy and noteworthy electric range. Keep reading to see why you should consider a pre-owned model for your next vehicle.
This hatchback runs on a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine and an electric motor. The latter is powered by a lithium-ion battery pack, located in the trunk. Through their combined efforts, you get an impressive 188 hp and 129 lb-ft of torque. A six-speed automatic transmission ensures smooth gear changes, which equals exceptional efficiency in both gas and plugin mode.
Speaking of fuel-economy, the C-MAX Energi does not disappoint. This Ford received an enviable EPA rating of 42 mpg in the city and 37 mpg on the highway. But that’s not all. The Car Connection says that when this plugin is fully charged, you also get an electric range of 20 miles. So if you have a modest commute, you can get to and from work without using a single drop of gas.
Don’t take our word for it. Come to Sound Ford in Seattle, Washington today and take this exceptionally efficient car for a test drive. You can also explore our complete online C-MAX inventory, which also includes the hybrid model.