Ford Italy opened orders for the new Edge, the SUV full size of the American home, we had tried a preview last month. A price list so you go to complete the range of Sport Utility Oval blue, so far composed EcoSport and Kuga. Available in the fitting Plus, Titanium and Sport, will go on sale with prices starting at 46,250 Euros.
4 meters long and 81 cm wide and 1.93, the Edge comes standard with alloy wheels 19 “, the tinted rear windows, automatic headlights with dimming, dual-zone automatic climate control system, seven airbags (including the for the driver’s knees) and cruise control, in addition to the systems for the recognition of road signs, of maintaining lane, monitoring of attention of the driver and that of automatic braking assistance with pre-collision and recognition of pedestrians. Rounds infotainment SYNC 2 with enhanced voice commands is controlled through the touch screen 8 “mounted on the center console.
Compared to the Plus versions of the Titanium also feature roof rails, defroster quick Quickclear, steering wheel and heated seats, the tailgate opens automatically, the rear camera (which includes parking sensors front and rear), cruise control adaptive, intelligent speed limiter, the active noise reduction system and a navigation system with DAB radio, nine speakers, USB and Aux. The Sport, finally, offer the alloy wheels 20 “front grille and rear diffuser sporty design, aluminum pedals, sports suspension, adaptive steering, navigation Sony DAB radio with 12 speakers and subwoofer, two USB sockets and an Aux. Optional. Among the optional items, the panoramic roof (not available for Plus) to 1,500 euro, the parking system semi-automatic (250 euro), adaptive headlights with LED dimming (1,500 euro), the front camera with visual 180 ° (only for Sport to 250 EUR). For people who want more, there is also the possibility to coat the interior spaces of the skin, which includes electric adjustment for front seats with memory function for the driver’s seat (2,000 euro). As for aesthetics, metallic paint costs 800 euro, rising to 1,000 for the Fashion and 1,200 euro for Pearlescent (White Platinum and Bronze Fire Red).
At least initially, there will be a single engine, combined with the intelligent all-wheel drive (Intelligent All-Wheel Drive): This is the 2.0 TDCi declined in versions with 180 and 210 hp, the latter combined with the Powershift automatic transmission, with paddle wheel (Titanium and Sport). With Start & Stop system as standard, according to the average fuel economy of the Ford Edge totaled around 5.8 l / 100km, with average emissions of 149 g CO2 / km.