2018 Ford Edge Changes, News, Engine

Still very fresh and modern, 2018 Ford Edge will not be changed much. Its styling upgrades will be mainly cosmetic, to keep up with their competitors, while biggest changes happened few years back, when Ford launched third gen of the model for 2015 model year. Massive changes back then, influenced the look, but also the performance of the model. Ford managed to keep up with its European rivals, keeping its SUVs highly positioned on the market. 2018 Ford Edge’s features, great performance, and still approachable price, are some of the main qualities of this model.

2018 Ford Edge front

2018 Ford Edge Exterior and interior 

Since pretty much every inch of the Edge was remodeled for 2016 MY, and later some feature upgrades with 2017, 20178MY should bring few additional advantages for the 2018 Ford Edge buyers. With great colors choices, new Edge remains one of the best choices for younger population. It keeps its high quality but adds a note of fun as well. It is hard to note precise changes that will happen, especially since Ford keeps it in secret. It is easy to make a mistake, especially if we look at the previous model, which came a year after new generation was launched, and it still came with various upgrades.

Ford will continue to offer its Edge in four trims, just like before including SE, SEL, Titanium and Sport. Not only the equipment, but also the performance of the base trim is not lacking much behind the top trim. Almost everything you can find on the base trim is available as optional on the base. Some of the standards on the 2018 Ford Edge base trim will, for sure, include 18-inch alloy wheels, auto on/off headlights, keyless entry and ignition, air-conditioning and various others. Infotainment system is connected to a 4.2-inch display, positioned at the center of the dash.

2018 Ford Edge rear

2018 Ford Edge Engine 

Perfomance of the 2018 Ford Edge depends on engine you choose. Ford make sure to enable you wide spread of options, offering total of 3 engines. Base engine version is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder unit, and this we believe will stay the same, with 245 horsepower and 275 pound-feet of torque. Second choice is  a 3.5-liter V6 that produces 280 hp and 250 lb-ft of torque. Third engine is a 2.7-liter V6 engine that pumps out 315 hp and 350 lb-ft of torque. All engines of the 2018 Ford Edge will be coupled with a 6-speed automatic transmission, and offered with either front- or all-wheel drive. For has some room for improvement when it comes to their fuel economy. Even with the best engine consumer. Ford is still lacking behind stiff competition, offering higher numbers of fuel consumption.

2018 Ford Edge interior

2018 Ford Edge Price and Release Date

Price of the 2018 Ford Edge is not still revealed, however, since changes are not big, new model’s price is not expected to be much different than the one of the 2018 Edge. This means base 2018 Ford Edge will start selling at around $29,000, while its release is expected to be sometime during this fall, 2017.

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