The new Ford Edge (2) crossover 2016, prices and equipment

American automaker Ford Edge crossover introduced the 2nd generation, which is based on the chassis of the Fusion sedan last generation (the North American version of the Mondeo model). By the way, we only appeared in 2013. The first Ford Edge, although it is available from the distant 2006.
Externally, the new crossover looks almost the same name as the concept was first demonstrated in the autumn of the 2013th at the Auto Show in Los Angeles. Silhouette model resembles its predecessor , but the overall look has become more modern and more close to the current corporate identity. Compared to the previous generation vehicle, the new Ford Edge 2015 has grown in size – with a length of 4778 mm, width – 1928, height – 1 742, and the size of the wheelbase has grown from 2825 to 2850 millimeters. This allowed to increase the space of 25 mm above the driver’s head and free up extra legroom in the front (+ 48) and rear (+ 25).
Also, the increased size of the trunk of the car. Its volume is 1,110 liters (200 liters +), and at the combined folding back of the sofa compartment increases to 2078 liters (127 +). For an extra charge available electric tailgate and roof panormanaya length 1210 mm – the largest in the class, according to the manufacturer. Interior Ford series 2015 Age, of course, was not as futuristic as in the prototype , but engineers have worked hard to improve comfort and reduce noise in the cabin and in the equipment of the car included many advanced features and systems to ensure the security and simplifying driving.
For example, there are adaptive steering car-parking, front video camera with a viewing angle of 180 degrees and a washer, a tracking system for “blind” zones Rows traffic warning system of frontal collisions with adaptive cruise control function and Recognition of traffic signs. But if the accident could not be avoided, then protect the inhabitants of the interior, in addition to the standard set of airbags. A more durable body (it became tougher 16% torsion and 26% in bending) less subject to deformation during impact.
As before, the new Ford Edge 2 is available with front-wheel and all-wheel drive. The engine range includes a 3.5-liter naturally aspirated V6 rated at about 265 hp and turbocharged EcoBoost engines working volume of 2.0 liters (245 hp) and 2.7 liters (over 300 power returns, the data is not accurate called). A crossover in the European market can be ordered with a 2.0-liter diesel Duratorq, available in power outputs of 180 (400 Nm) and 210 (450 Nm) hp The latter, like all gasoline engines, combined in a pair with a dedicated six gun, and put the initial diesel engine, 6-speed manual transmission. Produced cars will be at the company’s plant in Canada and sales of the new Ford Age 2 will commence at the beginning of 2015. However, the market is not concerned – we crossover will appear later (exactly when is unknown). Pricing information yet.


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