The new 2017 Ford Edge Sport is a midsize crossover equipped with remarkable features and updates that will charm the consumers when it appears in the automotive market. It will be furnished with the latest technology and upgraded features. The 2017 Ford Edge Sport is designed to offer the consumers maximum comfort, incredible safety and security features, and outstanding satisfaction.
The interior and exterior technology package, the adaptive steering, the advanced steering stability, the security and safety features, and much more will make this vehicle favorably compete with the rivals such as the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Volkswagen Touareg, and Nissan Murano in the auto market.
2017 Ford Edge Sport – Exterior and Interior Redesign
In the front fascia of 2017 Ford Edge Sport is a massive chrome grille. The grille is incorporated with a pair of headlights. Just below the grille is an extensive bumper that is integrated with two fog lights. The headlights and fog lights are equipped with the latest LED technology. There are integrated air intake channels in the bumper serving as cooling vents for the engine. On each side is a powered heated mirror integrated with security approach lamps as well as LED signal indicators. The rear has LED tail lights and LED signature lighting. The windshields come with rain- and speed-sensitive wipers. The rear of the new 2017 Edge also comes with the latest Reverse Sensing System that guides the driver through the blind spot.
In addition, the interior of the new 2017 Ford Edge Sport comes with incredible features and advanced technology that offer maximum comfort to the occupants. These include the security, entertainment, infotainment features and gadgets. The cabin comfortably accommodates five passengers with sufficient legroom and head rooms around the heated seats. Also, the steering comes with adaptive features by which it dynamically adjusts in response to the front wheel driving speed. The adaptive steering features do not only help the driver feel more comfortable while driving but also make the drive more enjoyable.
The features in the cabin that offer comfort and convenience include the pre-programmable ambient lighting; the manual tilt and telescoping steering system; the auto-dimming rear view mirror; and the blind spot info system that comes with a cross-traffic alert system. The entertainment systems include the upgraded standard SYNC3 monitor with touchscreen and voice recognition, as well as navigation functionalities. The 2017 Edge also comes with updated safety and security features such as the airbag system; the crash alert system; the child-safety rear door locks; the rear view or reversing camera; remote keyless entry system; and the perimeter alert system.
2017 Ford Edge Sport – Engine and Performance
The new Ford Edge Sport 2017 shares similar drivetrains with the previous model. Three engine specs will be made available. The base engine is a 2.0-liter Eco-Boost 4-cylinder engine that is capable of producing 245 hp and 275 lb-ft of torque. The second engine spec is a Duramax 3.5-liter V-6 engine capable of producing 280 hp and 250 lb-ft of torque. Also, the third engine is the most powerful engine, which is an Eco-Boost 2.7-liter V6 engine capable of producing 320 hp and 350 lb-ft of torque. The three engines are coupled with a 6-speed automatic system or an optional manual transmission system coming with both front-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive.
2017 Ford Edge Sport – Price and Release Date
In conclusion, based on the specs, the manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MRSP) of 2017 Ford Edge Sport is expected to range between $28,000 and $40,400. Finally, the 2017 Edge is expected to be released within the last quarter of 2016 and early 2017.