The 2018 Ford Edge is such a great family SUV! It’s pleasing to the eye with a stylish and bold exterior, easy to drive and offers great comfort and convenience! There is tons of room for cargo and passengers even without a third row, and it gets really great fuel economy! Read on to learn more about the 2018 Ford Edge!
What kind of comfort and convenience features do the 2018 Edge models offer?
Ford offers the Edge in four trim levels for 2018; the base SE, the SEL, Titanium, and the Sport! The SE model comes with some great standard exterior features such as automatic headlights, 18-inch alloy wheels, remote locking and unlocking and rear privacy glass! The interior of the SE base model has features like air conditioning, a reclining rear seat with 60/40 split folding, a height adjustable driver seat, a 4.2-inch central display screen, a rearview camera, voice controls, Bluetooth phone connectivity, a six-speaker audio system that has a USB port and a CD player! Moving up to the SEL trim you get LED headlights accents, rear parking sensors, heated exterior mirrors, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, an exterior keyless entry pad, upgraded cloth upholstery, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, power adjustable front seats and satellite radio! The SEL can also be equipped with the features of the Equipment Group 201A that adds leather upholstery, a 9-speaker audio system, heated front seats, Sync 3 with an 8-inch touchscreen, Android Auto or Apple CarPlay plus another USB port! The Titanium gets all of the features from the first two models and adds a hands free liftgate, 19-inch wheels, front windows that reduce noise, ambient interior lighting, upgraded interior trim, front sport seats, a 12-speaker Sony audio system with HD radio and even driver seat memory settings! The Sport model gets everything from the Titanium model plus unique front, and rear styling, sport-tuned suspension, 20-inch wheels, variable ratio steering, interior trim that is sport-themed, perforated leather upholstery, and a sport-tuned suspension! The Edge offers really great cargo room! The trunk area alone boasts 39.2 cubic feet of space, and if you fold down the rear seat you get a total of 73.4 cubic feet!
What kind of engine options does the 2018 Edge offer?
Standard on the SE, SEL and Titanium models is a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 245 horsepower and 275 lb-ft of torque! Optional for the SEL and Titanium models is a 3.5-liter V6 engine that generates 280 horsepower and 250 lb-ft of torque. Both of these engines are paired with a six-speed transmission, and front wheel drive is standard! The Sport model gets its own engine a turbocharged 2.7-liter V6 that outputs 315 horsepower and 350 lb-ft of torque. This sporty engine is paired with a six-speed transmission and AWD!
What safety features and options are available in the 2018 Ford Edge?
The 2018 Edge comes with some great safety and security features like a Personal Safety System, side impact airbags, front and second-row safety canopy, side curtain with rollover sensor, SOS Post Crash Alert System, Belt-Minder and Child Safety door locks. Also standard are LATCH child safety seat anchors, individual tire pressure monitoring system, a rearview camera and even a glove box door integrated knee airbag! For security, there are also some great standard features such as remote keyless entry system, SecuriCode keyless entry keypad, a perimeter alarm and even an illuminated entry system! Optional safety features include forward collision warning, blind spot monitoring, lane departure warning and intervention system, inflatable seat belts for the second row outboard seats, an automated parking system, automatic wipers and a 180-degree front camera!
The 2018 Ford Edge is a fantastic SUV that is equipped with incredible tech, safety, comfort and convenience features making the ride enjoyable for everyone! Come into Sunset Ford today to see the Edge for yourself, try out some of the features and even take on for a spin!