10 Best Selling Cars of 2011

No 6. Ford Fusion

Units Sold: 248,067

Starting with a base MSRP of $20,200, the Ford Fusion has a 2.5-liter four-cylinder that produces 175 hp and 172 pound-feet of torque and has a six-speed automatic transmission, except for the S model, which has a six-speed manual standard and the automatic optional.  The four-cylinder goes from 0 to 60 mph in 8.9 seconds with a 23 mpg city and 33 mpg highway.

No 5. Ford Escape

Units Sold: 254,293

Coming with a 23 city and 28 highway rating, the Ford Escape comes with a 171-horsepower 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine as standard, with a 240-hp 3.0-liter V6 optional on all but the XLS. The Hybrid models come with a 2.5-liter four-cylinder gasoline engine teamed with a battery-powered electric motor giving a total of 177 Hp. The hybrid versions have a 34 mpg city and 31 mpg highway rating.

No 4. Nissan Altima

Units Sold: 268,981

Starting at $20,550, the Nissan Altima features a 2.5-liter four-cylinder that generates 175 hp and 180 pound-feet of torque in all versions except for the SR, which comes with a 3.5-liter V6 that produces 270 hp and 258 lb-ft of torque. The SR versions do 0 to 60 in 7 seconds and less while the 2.5 models do it in 8.5 seconds.

No 3. Toyota Camry

Units Sold: 308,510

Coming with revised styling, a refined interior, new web-based Entune system that integrates audio, infotainment and navigation, the base Toyota Camrys  are powered by a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 178 hp and 170 pound-feet of torque. Camry is also offered with a 3.5-liter V6, generating 268 hp and 248 lb-ft of torque. 2.5L engine gives a MPG of 25 city and 35 highway while the V6 gives 21 city and 30 highway.

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