1. Welcome to SportsJournalists.com, a friendly forum for discussing all things sports and journalism.

    Your voice is missing! You will need to register for a free account to get access to the following site features:
    • Reply to discussions and create your own threads.
    • Access to private conversations with other members.
    • Fewer ads.

    We hope to see you as a part of our community soon!

Ford Introduces 40 MPG Hybrid Fusion

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Boom_70, Mar 16, 2009.

  1. Boom_70

    Boom_70 Well-Known Member

    With fanfare today Ford President Mark Fields announced production of the new Ford Hybrid Fusion on MSNBC this A.M. Also proudly reiterated that Ford did not need bailout money.

    First question from Pat Buchanan- " Where will this car be produced? "

    Mark Fields : in our plant in Mexico

    You could just hear all the air suck out of the room.
  2. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    (and yeah, I can see the thud Mexico landed with)
  3. CM Punk

    CM Punk Guest

  4. three_bags_full

    three_bags_full Well-Known Member

    No wonder they don't need the bailout money.
  5. zebracoy

    zebracoy Guest

    I love Mexican cars. Safest of 'em all.
  6. andyouare?

    andyouare? Guest

    In a few years, after the North American Union is officially formed, it won't matter. Mexico, the U.S. and Canada will all be one country.

    Don't believe me? Ha! Well this link explains it all:


  7. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member

    Giant sucking sound?

    And why not produce this car at the Ford/Mazda plant in Michigan? That's where the Mazda 6 is built, and it is (or was) the same car.
  8. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    Bet you 100 ameros it'll never happen.

    And 40 MPG seems a low number for a hybrid, even a U.S.-made one. You can get almost 50 in a VW Jetta diesel, probably pay about the same for one, and probably be 10 times more comfortable.
  9. RickStain

    RickStain Well-Known Member

    Time's running out for the old NAU. It's supposed to be fully in place by 2010.

    The NAU, like the unconstitutionality of the income tax, is on my "wingnut litmus test" list.
  10. dixiehack

    dixiehack Well-Known Member

    Bring back the Adobe.

Draft saved Draft deleted

Share This Page