The new 2019 Ford Edge is a medium sized crossover SUV that comes with a great appearance and features. This model was first introduced into the market in 2007. Since then, the overall outward design of the vehicle and the engine have gone through several changes. It has however consistently managed to win consumer approval, making it one of the most popular mid-sized SUVs in the market since its inception.
This highly-anticipated version promises to overhaul most of the vehicle’s previous appearance and performance by bringing in the latest on-board technology and tuning the engine specifications.
2019 Ford Edge – Numerous Modifications
The outward skeleton of the 2019 Ford Edge might at first glance look remarkably similar to the second generation Ford Edge series that was released in 2015. But there are already numerous modifications that aim to make the newer model more aesthetically appealing and also improve the aerodynamics. The headlamps are expected to be modeled to look more angular look. The front bumper and grille have also been remodeled to look more aggressive. There will also be a front and rear end digital camera.
The interior of the vehicle is expected to still accommodate four to five passengers. The cabin will, however, be acoustically modified to block out almost all outside noise. The new Ford Edge will be fitted with the latest sound systems that will be controlled by an 8-inch touch panel. The vehicle will also be equipped with a satellite radio as a standard feature along the most sophisticated navigation system. The air conditioning unit of this Ford Edge has also been altered to provide a more natural climate.
2019 Ford Edge – More Fuel-Efficient
In the 2019 Ford Edge, the 3,5-liter engine from the previous model is likely to be replaced by a more fuel-efficient 2,7-liter V6 engine.
It will be modeled from graphite iron which is strong but weighs less. This newer engine will be able to produce about 315 horsepower and generate 350 pound-feet of torque.
The power from the engine will be controlled by a 6-speed automatic gearbox. The energy score for the 2019 Ford Edge is expected to be in the region of 26 miles per gallon.
Date of Release and Cost
Although the Ford Motor Company is yet to announce the release date for the 2019 Ford Edge. It has been predicted that it will be released by the end of 2018. The initial price for the low-spec 2019 Ford Edge is expected to be around 29.000 dollars and the high-spec version might go for as high as 47.000 dollars for Edge Sport model.
The new model has noteworthy adjustments that make it a much better car than its predecessor. Apart from fine-tuning the outward look is appear more streamlined and aggressive, major refinements have also been made to the passenger compartment. Priority has been given to the overall comfort of the passengers to make their experience as rich as possible.
It is no doubt that loyal Ford Edge customers are eagerly looking forward to the release of this latest car. With the expected aesthetic improvement and cabin upgrades, their wait is will surely be aptly rewarded.