Ford Edge crossover added a third row of seats

December 3, 2014 at 8:22 pm

Ford Motor Company on Guangzhou Motor Show introduced seven-seat version of the global SUV Edge of the new generation. Modification is made specifically for the Chinese market. At the moment, the manufacturer has not led dimensions trends. Apparently, the wheelbase seven-seat Edge compared to five-seat version will not change and will be equal to 2850 millimeters. Additional space for two third-row passengers the company has got by lengthening the rear overhang. Seven-seat Edge will be offered in the Chinese market with only one engine – a 2.7-liter turbocharged EcoBoost, to develop “more than 300 horsepower.” Transmission – six-step automatics with the ability to change levels gearshift paddles.

Ford Edge crossover image

Ford Edge crossover pics

Selling a version in other countries is not planned. Technical details and more details about the Ford report in 2015, closer to launch models into production at the joint venture company and brand Changan. Ford Edge a new generation was introduced in June 2014. New car and crossover EcoSport will be sold worldwide.

Ford Edge crossover pics

Ford Edge crossover picture

The crossover will be available with two-liter turbo engine capacity of 245 horsepower and a 3.5-liter “aspirated” on the impact of which official data yet. Edge Sales will begin in January 2015 in the United States. When the car gets to the other markets is not known.