2017 Ford Edge Release Date, Price
Mini SUV options are being more and more attractive. With the passage of time, several manufacturers are coming with latest technologies in Sports Utility Vehicles. Ford is taking lead in this sector because of the upcoming fleet of modern vehicles. It is expected that Ford will continue introducing modern vehicle. Ford has a ground reputation in the sports utility vehicle production. Recently, the officials have announced to launch a new mini SUV for the fans. This will be 2017 Ford Edge with marvelous modern settings.
2017 Ford Edge – Exterior and Interior Design
Ford will change the platform this time. Previous models have no modifications in the platform and design. The new vehicle will come with a novel setting. Structure of new 2017 Ford Edge is low weight because of the enhanced aluminum use. Steel will ensure the durability of body structure.
The external functions of the 2017 Ford Edge vehicles are attractive. It is a mini SUV with modern features and technologies. Company will try to modify the grille, headlights, indicators, bonnet and rims. The tires of this mini SUV are 18 inches with improved road grip structure. The aluminum alloy rims will make lateral sides more prominent. Grille is with small openings. Ford has modified the grille openings in order to enhance the fresh air intake. The improved aerodynamics will support the high-speed drive. LED technology will be used for the headlight and indicators. Ford has curved the bonnet to give it a new shape. Headlights and indicators are narrow. The indicators are present on the extreme margins.
Interior adjustments are 100 % luxurious. Ford will create a comfortable and spacious interior for fans. Drivers will find adjustable seats (5 person capacity) with leather upholstery. A new gearbox, power steering, satellite radio, navigation, interior climate control, automatic weather update system and Google maps is present. The users will enjoy connectivity features such as Bluetooth, smartphone connector, Wi-Fi, and USB. Ford will use special GPS, GSM and a large touchscreen (8 inches) with speakers and digital sound.
2017 Ford Edge – Engine and Fuel Economy
Powertrain is equipped with Turbocharged 2.5 liters fuel capacity engine. It will generate 168 hp. Another turbocharged engine with 1.6 liters will provide 240 hp. It is also expected that Ford will introduce an engine with 2.0 liters in next trim level. This four-wheel drive has 6, 9 and 10-speed automatic transmission. No information about torque production is present.
The 2017 Ford Edge will provide a mileage rate of 25 miles per gallon in city. High speed drive will cover at least 31 miles per gallon. Anti-theft alarms, rear view camera, airbags, automatic door locks and anti-lock brakes are present. The 2017 Ford Edge will compete with the Honda CR-V, Ram 1500 SRT, Mazda CX-3 and Acura RDX.
2017 Ford Edge – Release Date and Price
The 2017 Ford Edge will be introduced after October 2016. Initial price 2017 Ford Edge will be around $24,000. However, huge rise is expected after its launch in USA at Detroit auto show. Ford will launch it in UK, Canada, China and France after USA.