Ford Fusion earns 2010 top title

November 18, 2009 4:45:36 AM PST
An American-made sedan is Motor Trend magazine's new car of the year.The Ford Fusion earned Motor Trend's top title for 2010.

The Fusion beat out 22 competitors that were eligible for the award, including the Toyota Prius.

Motor Trend says the Ford Fusion combines good performance, comfort and fuel efficiency.

The magazine chooses the car of the year, following a week of extensive road tests.