You know that feeling of driving down a pothole-riddled road? The jarring jumps that hit you as you hit bump after bump after bump? Potholes don’t just hurt our cars. They can hurt us too, as the constant jarring can take a toll on our necks and back.

Pothole Mitigation Header Image That’s why Ford engineers have created a new advanced computer-controlled shock absorber system for the all-new 2017 Fusion V6 Sport. This technology detects potholes and “catches” the car’s wheel before it has a chance to drop into the gap*.

Have you checked out Ford’s new shock absorber system in action? Those ping-pong balls aren’t the only things to avoid getting crushed. Your wallet will avoid a crushing too.

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