2018 Ford Edge near South Burlington, VT
Modern crossover SUVs come in a wide array of sizes, with an even wider range of capabilities. The 2018 Ford Edge in South Burlington, VT in the Heritage Ford showroom offers plenty of interior space, performance and standard features to be at the top of most shoppers' list of vehicles they want to see. It's pretty obvious that Ford has constructed its newest Edge crossover SUV to be a leader in one of the most competitive segments in the global automotive industry. A brief look at independent online reviews reveals that the 2018 Edge is a nearly perfect choice for owners with an active lifestyle as well as those with growing families.
Hosting a five-passenger seating capacity, riders in the back seat can have more than 40 inches of legroom to work with – depending on the generosity of those in the front. Heritage Ford customers will have four primary trims to choose from (SE, SEL, Titanium and Sport) when they are shopping for their 2018 Ford Edge. The entry-level SE really starts buyers off with a strong list of standard features including automatic headlights, rear privacy glass, air conditioning and a rearview camera. Tech-savvy buyers can pick the SEL trim with a special equipment package which adds the automaker's Sync 3 infotainment.
If there is one area where the 2018 Edge all but dominates its class its performance. The base powertrain is a turbocharged, 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine making 245 horsepower. A pair of V-6 engines can also be equipped making 280 (3.5-L) and 315 (turbocharged, 2.7-L) horsepower, respectively.
At maximum passenger capacity, there is still 39.2 cubic-feet of cargo space to use; folding the rear seats away not only reveals a nearly flat load floor but also 73.4 cubic-feet of storage volume. Ford engineers have made the rear hatch of the 2018 Edge wide enough for easy cargo-loading.
In the event owners of the 2018 Ford Edge need to pull a trailer, the new crossover SUV is ready to head to work. When properly equipped with the required available options, owners will be able to haul loads of up to 3,500 pounds. This is enough to pull a small boat or help a friend move some furniture.