Under My Driving, you can view your energy use trends.
Similar to the Xbox or PS4, you get achievement props for hitting milestones like saving a ton of carbon dioxide. Win.
In the My Community section, I discovered a guy named Bob who had a 100-percent score on his Fusion. Showoff: It means he's driven in EV mode all month. We all need competition to perform better, right?
The final night, I felt a little tired. I decided not to plug in the Fusion again. For about 18 miles of EV, it's a lot of babysitting for a small payoff.
I also wondered about the overall price. The Energi SE costs $34,700, which is exactly $12,730 more than the base Fusion S model. You'd have to drive a lot to save as much in gas as you're paying in a premium for this car.
Until then, the payoff is mostly in do-gooder points. After returning home, the app told me I'd saved about 500 pounds of carbon dioxide. I'd driven about 40 miles in all-EV mode and 500 miles total. I imagined my friends bowing down to me as a planet-saving hero.
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