The 2017 Ford Edge is currently under development and its likely crossover has led all major car enthusiasts to sit up and take attention. Its sedan-like features together with sport utility-like characteristics make it extremely stylish and versatile. Over last few years, Ford Edge has enjoyed significant popularity in various global markets and this new rendition is going to carry this trend all the more. The Ford Edge has been up until this time the company’s flagship model for European market and this new SUV is going to be all the same. So have a look at what this new vehicle has in store for you.
2017 Ford Edge: Redesign Exterior and Interior
The most distinct aspects of the 2017 Ford Edge exteriors are its meticulously shaped LED headlights along with the large, almost imposing chrome grille. Its fog lights will follow the design elements of the LED lights and as such they will also have new looks. The imprints of new Ford design language can be observed at every aspect of the car structure. The design elements that are going to be included in it will sit well with users on both sides of Atlantic. The ventilation holes and bumpers will also go through some modifications. European versions will come with satellite radio, so there will be an absence of visible antennas. The wheels will come with a longer base.
2017 Ford Edge is going to have more improved interiors than its earlier counterparts. In general, we can say that this car will have more room for passengers than those that came before it. This car is going to have certain distinct styling elements that are a reflection of the Ford Fusion.
Some of the distinct features that we can expect in this new 2017 Ford Edge will include premium quality cloth upholstery, dual zone automatic climate control and electric seats and windows, a 7-inch infotainment system, Sony audio system, vehicle parking support system and rear adjustable seats. The premium models will also come with leather upholstery, satellite navigation, a better audio system and a slightly larger screen for the vehicle’s infotainment system. Its sound system will come with noise canceling features.
2017 Ford Edge: Engine Specs
Just like its earlier versions released in 2015 and 2016, 2017 Ford Edge is going to come with 3 engines. The basic engine is going to be a powerful 2.0 liter I-4 EcoBoost engine that will provide with 275 pound-feet of torque and 245 horsepower. The optional engine that is going to be featured in this vehicle is a 3.5 liter Duramax V6 that can deliver 250 pound-feet of torque and 280 horsepower. Finally, the 2.7 liter V6 EcoBoost engine will pack 350 pound-feet of max torque and 310 horsepower. It is also likely that a hybrid version is well under way, although no confirmation has been received regarding that.
2017 Ford Edge: Release Date and Price
2017 Ford Edge is all likely to be released some around July 2016. The market price for this vehicle will be somewhere around $ 28 000 and $ 30 00.