The new Ford Edge 2019 completes the Ford SUV range. The Blue Oval House plans to sell more than 200,000 SUVs in Europe this year, 200% more than in 2013. The demand in this segment is constantly growing, and in particular the segment of the ‘ Full size ‘ SUV, that of the Ford Edge 2019, has increased by 42% compared to the previous year.
Ford Edge 2019 Interior Redesign; More Spacious
The Ford Edge 2019 is the ultimate in comfort and home Ford technology. The space is plentiful for all passengers, which have 1,023 mm for the head, 1,030 mm for the legs and 1,536 mm for the shoulders, more spacious than Audi Q7 and Volkswagen Touareg, to understand.
The new Ford Edge 2019 is available in the Plus, titanium and sport versions, and stands out for its outdoor sports design and imposing road presence, while the interiors are manicured and exude a premium aura. Thanks to the superior quality of the materials and the noiselessness assured by the use of acoustic crystals and the active noise control system, standard on Titanium and Sport), which, through specific microphones, captures the acoustic waves of the motor, the transmission and the wind and the cancels generating opposite frequencies.
The components most used by the passengers are made with soft materials to the touch. The armrests, the steering wheel and the shift knob are covered in high quality leather.
You can choose between 7 different shades of LED lighting for foot compartments for storage units; The seats and interiors feature 3 different shades (black ebony, ceramic cream and cognac rust) for each of the three versions. The sport in particular features a Miko ®-dynamic coating, an ecological fabric in recycled polyester, which gives an even more sporty look.
Ford Edge 2019 – Engines and Fittings
The new Ford Edge 2019 features a wide range of engines combined with Ford’s intelligent all-wheel drive. The 2.0 diesel is available in two different powers: 180 and 210 horsepower, with automatic transmission, powershift with Paddle Wheel series for the most powerful version. All engines are equipped with start & Stop series, emit only 149 g/km of CO2, with a consumption of 5.8 L/100km.
As standard in the plus version we find 19 “alloy wheels, darkened rear glasses, automatic headlights, automatic bizone climate, 7 airbags, cruise control with automatic speed limiter, road sign recognition system, Lane maintenance system and Sync 2 connectivity system integrated to the 8-inch touch screen.
In the titanium version, however, we also find the quick defroster Quickclear, the roof bars, steering wheel and heated seats, tailgate posters
Hours with automatic opening, navigator, rear camera and noise control active reduction system.
Finally, the sports version is characterized by an equipment that enhances both the look and the dynamic qualities. In addition to the titanium version we find the 20-inch black alloy wheels, rear extractor and front grille with sporty design, aluminum pedals, adaptive suspensions, adaptive steering and Sony Satellite navigator.
Ford Edge 2019 Prices and release date
Prices start from 46,250 euros for the plus version, equipped with intelligent all-wheel drive, sync 2 with 8 ‘ ‘ touch-screen and 9 speakers, rearview camera, automatic braking system with pre-collision assistance and pedestrian recognition (pre-collision assist with pedestrian detection), traffic sign recognition system, cruise speed control with automatic speed limiter (Cruise control with automatic speed limitation) , Lane-keeping aid system with driver’s attention monitoring, curve traction control system (roll stability control with curve control), bi-zone climate, privacy glazing and 19 “alloy wheels.
The titanium instead starts from 49,250 euros and adds the active noise control system, intelligent speed limiter, navigator, keyless entry system, automatic rear tailgate, parking sensors, quick windscreen defroster, steering wheel and heated front seats and silvered roof bars.
The Ford Edge 2019 sport (51,250 Euro) has a much more sporty look than the first two. In addition to Titanium’s options, the sport adds adaptive steering, the Sony Navigator with 12 speakers, the rear extractor and the lower front grille with a sporty design, aluminum pedals, and sports suspension, as well as 20-inch ‘ black ‘ alloy wheels.
On titanium and sport, price difference to switch from version TDCI 2.0 from 180 horsepower with 6-speed manual gearbox to the 210 horsepower version with 6 Gear Powershift gearbox, is 2,500 euro.