years we have been awaiting the arrival of Ford Edge to the European market, and it seems that the time is approaching. It will finally be in the next Frankfurt Motor Show on 15 September, when the Ford Edge debuts European specification. It is expected that in the coming months to reach the market, but Ford has not yet been given a release date excata.
However, we already know the first details relating to the marketing of the Ford Edge, the largest SUV brand that will be located above the Kuga. It hit Europe with only two engines 2.0-liter TDCi diesel . On the one hand the more modest version 180 horses and the other is more powerful 210-horsepower twin-turbo . The first is associated with manual six relations and a more powerful automatic PowerShift six.
AWD All-wheel drive will be standard across the range of the Ford Edge. This system operates as a front-wheel moments optimal adhesion, while if it decreases when the rear axle kicks in, can send 100% of the torque to either axle. This will get optimize consumption to be less friction. In fact, the Ford Edge in its two engines approves a good number of 5.8 liters per 100 kilometers , with CO2 emissions of 149 grams per kilometer. The Stop Start contributes to these records.
In terms of equipment the Ford Edge nor waste, considering as a certainly alternative premium . Besides steering adaptive, front and rear heated seats and ventilated front will offer items such as pre-crash assistant with pedestrian detection, which operates between 8 and 180 km / h and can apply the brakes autonomously to detect a risk collision with other cars or pedestrians.
To ensure a high comfort, equip Ford Edge Series active noise cancellation and a laminated front windows, which also isolate, are safer in case of impact or breakage. It is not yet known as the range is structured in terms of equipment and all options which will be available, although it is expected something similar to models already sold in North America, at least in terms of equipment.
Source – Ford
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