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2017 Ford C-Max Hybrid SE

At a Glance

Pricing $24,120 - $30,120
Drive Types FWD
Engines 2.0l I4 HEV
Transmissions CVT
Fuel Economy 42 (city), 37 (highway)

Our Ratings

Velocity Index 48
Style 2 stars out of 5
Utility 3 stars out of 5
Livability 4 stars out of 5
Value 4 stars out of 5
Fun 2 stars out of 5

Overview Information

Ford's new C-Max comes in hybrid and plug-in hybrid variants. Both models pair a gasoline engine with an electric motor and battery pack for hybrid operation. The Energi plug-in hybrid also allows the battery packs to be charged and used for electric-only driving to save fuel. The C-Max Energi is fully rechargeable overnight on 120v, and in a few hours on 240V. A variety of new technologies will provide drivers with critical information on the status of the hybrid system. Many features like recharge status of the car will be available through the owner's smartphone. A value charging function will allow the car to recharge during off-peak times.

Official Word:

Underscoring its commitment to fuel economy leadership, Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) today said it is upgrading the 2014 Ford C-MAX Hybrid, which will go on sale in December. The company also is changing the way it tests and labels the 2013 C-MAX Hybrid for fuel economy to better match performance and improve customer satisfaction. The upgrades build on powertrain software updates Ford announced last month for the 2013 C-MAX Hybrid. The 2014 C-MAX also will...Read.

Model/Trim/Package EL Engine MPG VjI Base Price
C-Max Hybrid SE 2 2.0l I4 HEV (188-bhp) CVT FWD 42/37/40 48 $24,120
C-Max Hybrid SEL 3 2.0l I4 HEV (188-bhp) CVT FWD 42/37/40 48 $27,120
C-Max Energi SE 3 2.0l I4 HEV (188-bhp) CVT FWD 44 $27,120
C-Max Energi Titanium 3 2.0l I4 HEV (188-bhp) CVT FWD 44 $30,120

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