The 2019 Ford Edge features luxurious improvements and majoring in the new technology. From the outward appearance to the performance, this model is entirely different from its predecessor, with significant developments noticeable on the model.
This SUV will purposely be made for people who prefer family cars globally, explaining its massive structure but still modest enough to maintain the impressive and sporty nature. With its excellent and quality features, this automotive is expected to compete substantially with other SUVs in the market from different automakers and still win the majority preference, a situation that will boost Ford’s popularity worldwide.
To enable this automaker to accommodate the key priorities of a wide range of global customers, the 2019 Ford Edge will come in four trims which include the Ford Edge Trend model, the Edge Sport, the Edge Titanium and on the top the ultimate Titanium Plus trim. These trims will vary in both quality and cost price, with the Trend model being the least developed. The Titanium Plus, on the other hand, will be the best and most superior, carrying the highest quality of features and offering best service and driving experience.
2019 Ford Edge – Comes with Sporty Look
The 2019 Ford Edge design implies that the model will be slim in appearance and will have a sporty look. A massive grille will cover the front end, offering a bold and aggressive look to the automobile. The grille will map to inverted trapezoidal-shaped headlights on both ends which will be made using the new LED technology, making the front fascia of the automotive to appear aggressive.
This feature will help in increasing visibility with low energy consumption. Below these lights will be a large bumper covering the bottom part and with strategically-positioned fog lights near the edges to provide additional lighting in harsh weather conditions, hence a clearer visibility. Between these fog lights, a large continuous opening will be visible across the width to let in large air quantities. This will help enhance the cabin’s ventilation system and also provide adequate cooling to the engine.
The grille surrounding, mirror caps, skid plates and rear spoiler will all be painted with a unique magnetic metallic color.Both the Trend and Sports trims will ride on 20-inch solid alloy wheels, while the Titanium and Titanium Plus trims will have 21-inch tires. These tires will provide optimum grip and will also help maintain the vehicle’s stability on different terrains. The back will appear raised with stylish rear lights which will also be made using the new LED technology.
Interior and Tech
The 2019 Ford Edge appears to undergo a significant increment in comparison to its predecessor to create a spacious cabin. The cabin will be large enough to accommodate a maximum of five people comfortably. Leather upholstery will form the seats and power steering wheel outer linings making it fancy and impressive.
the 2019 Ford Edge will have an option for cloth seats for some models. These seats will feature umber-colored cloth material perforated and well used on the seat headrests. A modern infotainment system with an HD touchscreen display will also be installed for this automotive.
The hi-tech audio system with eight speakers for sound clarity and quality will be available for ultimate entertainment. Bluetooth, USB, and Wi-Fi connectivity services will be accessible. Other standard high-technology features will include navigation and Google Maps services, a panoramic vista designed roof, front seats with a heating and cooling system, an interior LED lighting system and hands-free parking.
Safety Features in the 2019 Ford Edge
The safety features in the new 2019 Ford Edge will comprise of a rear camera and HD screen display, enhanced parking sensors, lane changing notifiers, SYNC 3 and an 180-degree front camera washer. Forward collision warnings, cross-traffic alert, a blind-spot monitoring system, back-seat inflatable safety belts, a driver knee airbag, standard passenger airbags and a high rollover resistance will also be availed. For ease of control, this SUV will have an adaptive electric power steering wheel and an adaptive cruise control system.
Engine and Performance
A total of three variants will be available for the 2019 Ford Edge depending on the trim. The base Trend model will come with a 2.0-liter four cylinder engine that will be capable of producing 245 horsepower and 275 lb-ft of torque.
The second variant will be applicable for both the Sport and Titanium models. It will be a normally aspirated 3.5-liter V-6 engine that will be stronger to offer 280 HP.
Finally, the Titanium Plus trim will feature a 2.7-liter twin-turbocharged V-6 engine. This engine will have an output of up to 315 HP and 350 lb-ft of torque. All the engine variants will be connected to a 9-speed automatic transmission gearbox. Paddle shifters will be present below the steering wheel in the cabin to enable the driver to induce gear shifting when necessary.
The standard drivetrain will be characterized by a forward wheel drive for all the trims. An all-wheel-drive powertrain will also be available for all engines, though it will be optional. The base trim engine will have a fuel efficiency of 17mpg in the city and 24mpg on the trip.
The medium engine of the 2019 Ford Edge will be able to do 17 /26mpg in the city/highway. The Titanium Plus will be capable of going for 20mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway.
Cost and Launch Date of the 2019 Ford Edge
Starting price for the 2019 Ford Edge will vary depending on the trim and its quality. The Trend model will begin at $30,000, being the base and cheapest of all. A price of $31,000 will be applicable for the Sports model. However, the Titanium trim will cost a bit higher at around $32,700.
The most expensive super trim will be the Titanium Plus, which will cost $36,500 upon release. The new 2019 Ford Edge will be released to the global market towards the end of 2018 or early 2019.