2017 Ford Edge Tampa FL
The crossover vehicle class is tasked with a difficult challenge. These vehicles need to be able to provide an ample amount of power while still earning competitive and practical fuel economy ratings. The 2017 Ford Edge in Tampa FL is an impressive entry into this versatile segment.
New Edge models are offered with multiple engine options that deliver both power and fuel economy. This helps the crossover appeal to the needs of just about any driver. This performance is supplemented by a healthy collection of comfort, technology and safety features. The 2017 Ford Edge has worked hard to carve out its own place in the competitive crossover class.
Ford starts off the lineup of Edge engine options with a 2.0-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder engine that produces 245 horsepower and 275 pound-feet of torque. Higher trim levels can be equipped with a 3.5-liter V-6 that increases the horsepower to 280 and offers 250 pound-feet of torque. Finishing off the engine lineup is a 2.7-liter V-6 that churns out 315 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque.
The Ford Edge proves that a crossover can be both fuel-efficient and powerful. When equipped with the base engine, the Edge earns an estimated 20 city/30 highway miles per gallon. The crossover also offers an automatic stop-start function that will help save fuel by shutting down the engine when the vehicle comes to a stop. Both power and fuel economy are standard on the new Ford Edge.
Government safety testing gave the 2017 Edge an overall score of five-stars, the highest possible rating. Ford equips the Edge with an impressive collection of safety features that help supplement this rating. The Edge offers a rearview camera, rear parking sensors, blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alerts, lane departure warnings, forward collision warnings and inflatable rear seatbelts.
2017 Ford Edge Features and Trim Levels
Car shoppers considering the 2017 Ford Edge will have four trim levels to choose from. Ford offers the crossover in SE, SEL, Titanium and Sport models. The 2017 Edge can be equipped with all of the best comfort and technology features Ford has to offer. Highlights from the list of features include:
SYNC 3 touchscreen infotainment system
USB, Bluetooth and auxiliary connectivity
12-speaker Sony audio system
Heated steering wheel
Heated and ventilated seats
Rear seat entertainment system
- Automatic high-beam headlights