Korean proudly SUVs, Nissan X Trail and Volvo XC60 will have a new rival this New Year. The second generation of Edge will ready to hit European market in 2015. The first official 2015 Ford Edge pictures were already unveiled by Ford at the end of 2014 ago. This midsize crossover will complete the Ford’s European lineup and prepared to join EcoSport cars. Ford Kuga also gets a new brother here because of its similar design language. These pictures bring some high-technology for a SUV car. It is able to park by itself without any driver on the seat. Wow!
The first generation of Edge was launched in 2006 with its bigger size than Ford Kuga. If you have no any sense of Kuga’s name it is famous as Ford Escape in United States. Based on the 2015 Ford Edge pictures, it is still using five-passenger seat option. This is Blue Oval’s adoption which a part of the One Ford strategy. For your information, Ford wants to unify their products all over the world. Back to the topic, this crossover has 4635mm of long. In other words, it has a half size bigger than Ford escape.
Active Grille Shutters
MK1’s fab fastback rear is still retained by Ford for their new Edge. It was shown at its back body design by 2015 Ford Edge pictures. In addition, there is a distinguished grille which has ability to manage the air flow which usually cannot be done by usual grille. It has also significant role to optimizing the machine temperature. This grille is called as Active Grille Shutters. One point added for Ford because they created best fuel economy system and engine here. Moreover, the four-cylinder diesel engine will complete the Ford’s goal, tough they do not confirm it yet.
8-Inch Touchscreen display
Last but not least from 2015 Ford Edge pictures; there is a mounted LCD touch screen. It has 8 inches size and clarify that Ford has been moving on from M&M-sized buttons which categorized for old car these days. There are plenty of infotainment systems including new design of clusters. Ford has also implemented smart steer which functioned as your guide when riding obstruction way. Overall, modern and comfortable cabin lied down inside this new Edge with affordable prices. It starts from $28,000 until $38,000.