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Ford Fusion: Safety When You Need it Most

Ford pulled out all the stops when it comes to safety when they created their line of Ford Fusion hybrids. Driver assist technology adds an extra set of eyes to the road and every driver can use an extra set of eyes sometimes.

The Ford Fusion Hybrid has sensors that will tell you about changing conditions that you might miss. It will tell you if you are too close to another vehicle, about pedestrians, if you are drifting out of your lane, and will even keep an eye on your blind spots. 

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The ABCs of Towing Safely

Knowing the weight of your total load, including the trailer, is the first step toward towing safely. Total load weight needs to be slightly less than the vehicle tow rating. If possible, the trailer's load should be distributed evenly.

Hauling more than these limits dictate will cause undue wear and tear on the vehicle. It may even cause an accident. Modern vehicles have trailer sway control for safer travel, a trailer brake controller for safer stops and a tow-haul mode to adapt the transmission. To find out if your vehicle has these advantages, check your manual.

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