Why Families in Tacoma Love the New Ford Edge

The 2014 Edge is a feature-rich and comfortable SUV that can seat up to five people. It’s a total family vehicle. It has great features along with innovative design that makes it stylish and comfortable. Every member of your family will love riding and driving the new Edge, including dad!

13EDGESpt_34FrtLow_mj_C30289Under the Hood of the 2014 Edge

The 2014 Edge has three different model choices, and multiple engine sizes available. The Edge SE comes with a 3.5L independent Variable Cam Timing V6 Engine. This engine has the fuel economy of 19/27 Miles per Gallon; it also has a 6 speed select-shift automatic transmission and 285 @ 6500 rpm horsepower. The next available option is a 2.0L EcoBoost I-4 turbocharged direct injection engine that averages between 21/30 MPG. This also has a 6 speed automatic transmission. This engine produces 240 @ 5500 rpm horsepower. The final option is the Powertrain Sport, which is powered by a 3.7L Twin independent Variable Cam Timing V6 Engine. It has a fuel economy of 18/26 MPG and a 6-speed SelectShift Automatic with paddle activation transmission, but the sport version has the best handling out of all the others and has 305 @ 6500 rpm horsepower.

This new Edge has a smooth acceleration style, and you barely notice the car accelerating because of the lack of noise and the smoothness. Out on the road, the Edge really is as smooth butter and good for journeys with your family since it is roomy as well.

Design and Features of the 2014 Edge

The Ford Edge makes a fashion statement. It stands out above others in its class with its massive tire options and aggressive front end. It’s made of good materials, and its design is pretty sleek. The outer design is a modern and stylish design, and it’s what a crossover SUV should look like. On the interior, the 2014 Edge has a three-spoke steering wheel. It has many control options on its main console and a nicely integrated MyFord touch system. The SYNC system is a step forward as it removes the hassle of the old buttons that were hard to use on the go and adds other new features as well.

It has an available wooden or wood plated line across its dashboard as well, which gives it a family cabin/ home feel as a big SUV should have. The touch controls take practice to master, but after you understand it, it offers many new and great features for your SUV that make the 2014 Edge easier to use.

This is a great family SUV that has good fuel consumption rates and has enough room for five people. It provides a comfortable ride for the family, has innovative controls and good handling. It does everything a big family car has to do without being a gas hog. It has a classic SUV interior design with a twist and a new innovative and modern design on the outside.

If you are looking for a spacious family crossover, consider the Edge. To see a Ford Edge near Tacoma, give us a call at Uhlmann Ford. We are south of Tacoma, and could save you money on sales tax and our low, upfront pricing. We are just off I-5 exit 76!

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