The newest 2020 Ford Edge will soon be ready to be launched next year and we are expecting to see it during next year. This time, we are expecting to see some minor changes while on the engine front, it will get the same three options. The exterior might get some small adjustments considering new details while the interior could get upgrades in the technology department and more trims to choose.
2020 Ford Edge powertrain and performance
Depending on a trim level, the 2020 Ford Edge will get three engine options beneath its hood. All the engines will work with a 6-speed automatic transmission. So, the base is going to be a 2.0-liter inline-4 turbocharged unit with the output of 245 hp and 275 lb-ft of torque. There will be a choice between front-wheel and all-wheel drive configurations. The FWD model will get 20/29 mpg while the AWD model will be rated at 20/27 mpg in the city/highway.
The SEL and Titanium model will be available with a 3.5-liter V-6 engine. It will be able to deliver 280 horses and 250 pound-feet of torque. The front-wheel drive model is estimated to be 17 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway. Connected to AWD, it will get 17/23 mpg. The last option will be offered in the Edge Sport model. And it is a 2.7-liter V-6 twin-turbocharged engine. This engine will be able to make 315 horses and 350 lb-ft of torque. And the all-wheel drive will be standard. It will be rated at 17 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway.
The exterior and interior design
Visually, the 2020 Ford Edge features a conservative yet powerful look. The front end wears the familiar massive trapezoidal grille and attractive headlights while the rear end will get a sloping roofline and wraparound lights. There will also be rounded exhaust pipes. The Sport model will feature the piano-black grille, unique headlamps, body-color lower cladding, and body-color front and rear fascias. As well, this model will get trapezoidal exhaust outlets.
The interior of the 2020 Ford Edge is very spacious and comes with two rows of seats. So, it can welcome five passengers comfortably with excellent legroom for all the occupants. With all seats up, there is the cargo room of 39.2 cubic feet. And with the second row folded down, it expands to 73.4 cubes.
As for the equipment, the base model will get keyless entry, a rearview camera, cloth upholstery, 18-inch wheels, Bluetooth, an audio system with 6 speakers, USB port, Sync 3 infotainment system, satellite radio, rain-sensing wipers, air conditioning, and LED headlamps. The standard safety features will include adaptive cruise control, automatic emergency braking, blind-spot monitors, and forward-collision warning. The higher trims will add heated seats, navigation, power front seats, automatic climate control, rear parking sensors, heated mirrors, a panoramic roof, 20-inch wheels, navigation, cooled front seats, and many other items.
Release date and price
The new 2020 Ford Edge should enter the dealerships sometime next year. Its starting price is expected to be around $30,000.