American concern 2018-2019 Ford has declassified the production version of the crossover Edge new generation.
The novelty will be a global model and will be available in more than 100 countries worldwide.
The car is based on the same mid-size platform, which brings together the latest generation Mondeo model (the North American market – Fusion).
His appearance is made in the style of the eponymous concept shown at the Los Angeles International Auto Show last fall.
The new 2018-2019 Ford Edge in comparison with the previous generation got a longer wheelbase, which now reaches 285-year-centimeters (add 2.5 cm).
In addition, it became more legroom as the front row seat and rear (respectively 4.8 and 2.5 centimeters).
Besides, increased by 2.5 cm away from the seat to the ceiling.
It is worth noting, and the luggage compartment, which now holds 200 liters more cargo (up to 1110 liters) in the normal state and 127 liters (up to 2078 liters) with the rear seats folded.
It has a new crossover and its feature, which, according to the automaker, allowing it to classify the category champions: the car has received the largest panoramic roof in its class – its length is 121 th of a centimeter.
As one of the leaders of “2018-2019 Ford”, a new generation of crossover embodies all the latest developments of the company.
2018-2019 Ford Edge received a tailgate with electric inflatable seat belts for rear seat passengers, mounted in the glove compartment knee airbag for the front passenger, front camera with a washer and a viewing angle of 180-year-degree 2015 model year, as well as adaptive steering system control that enables steering at low speeds without interception hands.
Also note that the car is equipped with adaptive cruise control, front and rear parking sensors and a variety of different systems – the recognition of road signs, tracking Rows traffic monitoring “blind” zones and to prevent head-on collisions.
Furthermore, the car has received the active noise cancellation system, which by means of special microphone picks up the sound in the cabin and quenches excess noise, passing through the dynamics of the music antiphase sound system.
Seats in the front row of the new generation 2018-2019 Ford Edge can be equipped with ventilation and heating.
It is also possible to install a multimedia complex with 2 SYNC voice control function, touch 8-inch screen and navigation.
On the North American market 2018-2019 Ford Edge 2015 model year will be available with three petrol powertrains to choose from.
Two of them – a 2.0-and 2.7-liter turbo EcoBoost series of educational respectively 245 and 300 horsepower.
Also, in the motor range will be a 3.5-liter naturally aspirated engine, whose power is not yet announced.
In a couple of all power units proposed 6-band automatic transmission with switchable speeds using a paddle.
The power range of the European version of the new 2018-2019 Ford Edge will include two series of diesel Duratorq engine with the same cubic capacity – 2.0 liters, but with different capacity – 210 and 180 horsepower.
Maximum torque is respectively 450 and 400 Newton-meters.
The first engine will be equipped with a 6-step “automatic machine”, and the second will receive a 6-band “mechanics”.
The assembly of the new generation 2018-2019 Ford Edge organize at the company’s plant near the Canadian city of Toronto.
In the North American market, sales of new items will start at the beginning of 2015 year, then the car will arrive in Europe, and then to other continents.
Recall that assembled in Canada 2018-2019 Ford Edge of the previous generation in the Russian market is available with a 6-cylinder 3.5-liter 288-horsepower engine and 6-band automatic transmission.
Price crossover starts at 1,699,000 rubles.
Last fall, it was reported that American concern plans to establish a Russian car assembly in Tatarstan Elabuga.