2016 Ford Edge is coming on the market in new robes. This edition has suffered some changes, most of them regarding the powerplant. This model is one of the most expected and waited models and the fans of Ford have been waiting for a few years for this model to come out. This 2016 Ford Edge crossover is supposed to fulfill a lot of expectations and to take on any challenge the road has to offer. This model has had changes which are supposed to affect the way people see it and those changes include platform, design and engines. All of the changes made this car more economical and fuel efficient and some more. Lighter chassis and different weight distribution make this Edge a better car for all of its drivers.
2016 Ford Edge engine and trim levels
2016 Ford Edge will come in different trim levels with some of them featuring different powertrains. The trims in question are SE, SEL, Titanium and Sports model. The powertrains will be available in 3 different versions. First three trims will be available with two powertrain options. The first one is 2.0 liter Eco Boost engine which is able to produce 245 horsepower and 270 lb. –ft. of torque. This engine will be able to tow as much as 3500 pounds with no problem. The second engine in question is 3.5 liter V6 one which can deliver 285 horsepower and 263 lb. –ft. of torque. Sport model will get a 2.7 liter twin-turbo V6 engine which can put up 320 horsepower and 375 lb.–ft. of torque. All of the base models will have front wheel drive but all wheel drive will be optional. The transmission will be 6 or 8 speed automatic transmission and it should make this car even more efficient.
2016 Ford Edge exterior and interior design
The grille is changed and on the front side of the Edge there is a razor-like trapezoidal stripe with matching headlights which give out impression of a well designed front end of the car. Back side of the car also has trapezoid lights with light bridge between them and the bumper has a few rectangular exhaust pipes. Edge can easily host five passengers and it offers a nice level of comfort for them. Cabin is built from new materials that include leather upholstery and cloth combined with plastic dashboard decorated with silver metallic accents. Dashboard features touch screen display with MyFord infotainment system. There are also USB ports above the display along with Bluetooth. Rearview camera is standard for most of the lineups’ car, with parking assist and parking sensors and collision warnings being optional.
2016 Ford Edge release date and price
The most possible version is that new 2016 Ford Edge will come out on the market and be released for sale towards the end of 2015. The price for base model of this car will be around $29.000 which is cheaper than the price of other models in this class. The trimmed models will have higher price going up to $37.000.