The Edge is a name that has been used for almost 50 years. It was 1st used for Edsel Edge which was a full size coupe/sedan generated from 1957 to 1960. From 1965 to 1981 it was styling deals of the Ford F-series. Lastly, Ford launched an all new car in 1983 called Edge. The 2016 Ford Edge will be built on a similar platform as its bigger brother. The 2016 ford edge is a tweener with short year model that is nestled between the popular Explorer and Escape utility vehicles. It is a bit of a curious beast that has a near-premium 2-row crossover which is almost similar in size with 3-row utility vehicles.
2016 Ford Edge interior is styled to offer nothing else other than extreme luxury and comfort with the latest technology features. It is very spacious thus offering the ultimate comfort. The interiors feature classical colors and designs. There will be no leather upholstery as well as premium infotainment systems but rather the pickup truck will feature a fabric upholstery, an audio system with satellite video and a climate control system. This new Edge will have greater varieties of higher quality materials that have gone through improved stitching techniques. It features two complete size color-monitors which can easily handle this auto motive’s complexity featuring the screening of your hand’s image to aid you in using its controlling touchpads without having to look down. Its satellite navigation will guide you through real images and more to it is that its window tints change so as to suit your different privacy requirements.
Compared to 2016 Ford Edge predecessors, many changes were introduced into the exterior. Bearing in mind that this is likely to be a brand new model, the edge will get an all new seem that may be interesting and contemporary. It will use the Atlas platform which was also made use of in the F-150 models. The pickup will have a regular square glance. The front fascia will feature a new grille which will be restyled. With fog lights and sharper LED headlights, the pick will have a more aggressive appearance.
ENGINE AND PERFORMANCE
For customers who are in search of performance, the edge is the place to be with its splusher interior and stiffer suspension. Its trim levels uses a version of the 2.7 liter Eco boost V6 which is found in the latest f-150 series. The engine is tuned to 350 pound-feet of torque and 315 horsepower. This presents a 10% jump in power and 25% improvement in torque as compared to the naturally aspirated 3.7 liter V6 in the last model of ford cars. Its mill is also a bit more useable with a peak twist which comes on at 2 750 rpm as compared to 4 000 rpm in the 2015 model.
2016 Ford Edge PRICE AND RELEASE DATE
The edge will be presented to the public in late 2015/early 2016 as a 2016 model. The car will have an approachable price tag of $20,000 , which is $6,000 lower than the price of Ford F-150.