The 2017 Ford Edge comes with a bold styling, spacious and well-trimmed interior and a plethora of other modern tech features. This SUV is manufactured by a leading auto manufacturing company the Ford Motor Company. This is an outstanding, medium-sized crossover SUV distinguished by outstanding performances and an immense look. The car was first introduced to the market in 2006 as a model vehicle for the following year. It was recently redesigned as a second generation edge with much more features than the first generation edge.
2017 Ford Edge – Innovations in the Dashboard, Storage, and Safety Features:
The Ford Edge 2017 is expected to come with many of its exterior features similar to the current edge. Speculation has it that this crossover Sports Utility Vehicle will come as a five-passenger SUV. It should feature a walloping 4 trims varying from the fully loaded to the base SE and the plush. The SE is expected to feature a rearview camera, telescopic-and-tilt steering wheel, Pandora internet radio, Bluetooth connectivity, 19” wheels, cruise control, 911 assist, a 4.2 touchscreen, automatic headlights, CD player, voice recognition, smartphone integration, 60/40-split folding back seats, auxiliary inputs and air conditioning. Anticipate the 2017 Ford Edge SEL, to come fitted with an 8-way power adaptable driver seat, keyless ignition, exterior heated mirrors, an auto-dimming rearview camera, satellite radio, rear parking sensors, keyless entry, keyless entry pad, leather-wrapped steering wheel and an automatic climate control. Various packages will be forthcoming for the SEL, one of them being the Equipment Group 201A which features an extra USB port, two configurable screens, MYFord infotainment system, and an 8”display. Other features include a premium audio system, leather upholstery, power anterior seat, traffic information, and turn-by-turn directions. The 2017 Ford Edge Platinum is expected to come with the above features including driver memory settings, a premium audio system, heated front seats, reclining front passenger seat, upgraded interior trim, and LED taillights. Other available features of the SE include a rear DVD, roof tails, entertainment system and inflatable seats. Its technology package should include a navigation system, an 110-V power outlet, side exterior mirror, a perimeter alarm, auto-dimming driver mirror, universal garage opener and a bumper opener.The plush and luxurious Titanium model are anticipated to be laden with loads of features which include: Xenon headlights, rear heated seats, lane keeping assist, 180-degree front camera, automatic high-beam control, automatic parking system and steering heated wheels. As for the Sports model, expect a lane departure warning, automatic brake system, 180-degree front camera, automatic high-beam control, ventilated front seats and an adaptive cruise control.
2017 Ford Edge – Powerful Engine and Performance
The Ford 2017 Edge is expected to come fully equipped with 3 engines. The base model will be fitted with a turbocharged 2-liter 4-cyl the engine capable of cranking up 245 hp and 275 pounds torque. Each of the vehicle’s trim will have a 6-speed automatic transmission system. The EPA ratings are yet to be determined however its previous model had a rating of 20/30/24mpg on the highway or city.
2017 Ford Edge – Expected Date of Arrival and Price
This 2017 Edge Ford is expected to be released mid this year. The 2017 Ford Edge SE should cost an MRSP of around $29,100.