Company Ford has presented to journalists the new 2016 Ford Edge crossover, which will officially be sold in the European market since the second half of next year.
In Cologne the presentation of the new crossover Ford Edge, which will occupy the top spot in the SUV range of the brand with the blue oval. The novelty, the debut of which was held in April at the auto show in new York, will appear at European dealers in the second half of next year. Soon after the start of sales in Europe, the new Ford Edge will come to us in the Europe.
According to statistics, one in five cars sold in the world belong to the category of crossovers and, according to experts, this trend will continue for at least the next 5-7 years. Not surprisingly, Ford’s trying to meet the needs of customers. For it is in the European scheme in addition to the compact EcoSport and the larger Kuga SUV will be named Edge.
Ford Edge was first unveiled at the auto show in Detroit in January 2006 exclusively for the American market. The car was well received by the spoiled American public, so the company decided for the second generation Edge extend “the aura of habitation”.
In size five-seater
Ford Edge compare with such cars as the Audi Q5
, BMW X3, Lexus RX and Volvo XC60, although somewhat larger than each of them (L/W/h â€“ 4748/1928/1742 mm). In addition, from all these competitors, Edge has the largest wheelbase â€“ 2850 mm.
Among advantages of a novelty â€“ a large trunk volume with folded rear row of seats is 1788 L. the Spacious interior provides plenty of space for the driver and four passengers. Their services numerous coasters, containers for small items and, of course, branded multimedia system of the new generation Ford SYNC 2 with voice control function.
According to the creators, the new 2016 Ford Edge is one of the most advanced cars of the brand. It is built on Ford’s global CD platform, which is already used on other models of mark. In Arsenal news there is adaptive power steering, soundproofing, Active Noise Cancellation and front Split View camera Front Camera that can “see” 180 degrees.