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Jun-08-2014

2014 Ford Edge: An Interior Rich, Midsized SUV

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Available in Los Angeles at Sunrise Ford of Fontana

Although offering new for this year, the 2014 Ford Edge remains a good midsized SUV thanks in part to its good interior features. The 2014 Ford Edge takes pride in its pretty good looking and also hi-tech cabin. The front and rear seats provide good head and leg room and are very comfortable. On the dashboard, the Edge has a display screen can be configured for audio, climate and navigation information. Standard interior features include air-conditioning, cloth upholstery, rear privacy glass, a tilt-telescoping steering wheel, cruise control, and a 6-speaker audio system w/ CD player and an auxiliary audio jack. You can opt to add more features via equipment packages. With them you can get keypad entry, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, satellite radio, Ford Sync, Bluetooth connectivity, and USB/iPod interface.

There are three powertrain variations for the 2014 Ford Edge. Standard on all models is a 3.5L V-6 which produces 285 horsepower and 253 lbs. of torque. The second powertrain variation is a turbocharged 2.0L engine that produces 240 horsepower and 270 lbs. of torque. The third and strongest powertrain variation is a 3.7L V-6 engine which produces 305 horsepower and 280 lbs. of torque. The Ford Edge can accelerate from zero to 60 mph in 7.5 seconds.

The 2014 Ford Edge received good scores in safety and crash tests, getting good ratings in frontal impact protection, side impact protection, roof strength test, and also whiplash protection for rear impacts. The Edge also displayed good braking ability. Standard safety features include front side airbags, side curtain airbags, antilock disc brakes, stability control, and Ford MyKey for setting a speed limit and maximum audio volume.

Out on the road, the 2014 Ford Edge displayed good ride quality. It has good steering and handling, the engine delivers steady power and acceleration, and it was pretty light to maneuver. The Edge also has a remarkably quiet cabin.