The 2017 Ford Edge Sport can be one of the most desirable hatchbacks for the upcoming year! If you are looking for an all-round performance from your hatchback, you must go for this improved Ford Edge version; you would never look for any other rides in this category.
An upgraded version of the 2015 and 2016 model, the new avatar comes elegant interiors, super-charged engine, added luxury features, and a lot more. Be it the legroom for the passengers or cargo space, this new edition in the fleet of Ford’s hatchback can promise you something more than the 2015 and 2016 models.
2017 Ford Edge Sport – Exterior and Interior
The Ford Edge Sport 2017 carries the Ford legacy with its trapezoidal grille in the front and a sloppy rear with wrap-around lights. The headlamps, backlights, and the facias go well-synchronized with the shape of the hatchback and add more to its appeal.
Coming to the interior of the 2017 Ford Edge Sport, it has been kept almost similar to its previous versions, but with some modifications. In this version, both the front and rear passengers can enjoy extended leg-space. Cargo capacity has also been improved to make moving easier than before.
Additional features like adaptive-touch controls, dedicated buttons for climate and audio controls makes this hatchback a must buy for the upcoming year. Other compelling features include the instrumental panel, door trims, floor console, and shifter.
Talking about the safety measures, it is laced with Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Side Impact Beams, Dual Seat-Mounted Airbags (rear and front), Airbag Occupancy Sensors, Knee Airbags for Passenger and Driver. Rear Child Safety Locks, Back-Up Camera, Mykey System, ABS and Driveline Traction Control are also included in this list.
2017 Ford Edge Sport – Engine and Performance
The 2017 Ford Edge Sport comes with a dynamic twin-turbo 2.7-liter EcoBoost engine. That can produce up to 315 hp and a torque of 350 lb.-ft. Every time, you take control of the steering, you will be assured of the maximum power and swaying performance for sure!
This improved Ford Edge Sport also boasts of its Auto Start-Stop Technology. That reduces fuel consumption and cuts down on the emission of the vehicle. This technology helps the hatchback to get idle whenever the vehicle stops down. And restart seamlessly as soon as you step on the accelerator.
In this model, the Active Grille Shutters have been modified to regulate airflow as required and boost up fuel efficiency to a large extent. Its four-wheel drive and improved gear shifting techniques offer an easy and effortless on the roads.
2017 Ford Edge Sport – Price and Release Date
The 2017 Ford Edge Sport will be available in four different variants. Edge SE will come with a tag of $28,950 and will be followed by Edge SEL at $31,790. Moving further, Edge Titanium will cost around $35,600 and 2017 Edge Sport can reach up to $40,400.
Till the release dates are concerned, it was supposed to hit the market by the last quarter of 2016 in the USA. For other markets, it is estimated to be released by the first quarter of 2017.