The 2019 Ford Edge going into its latest model with several major updates. This change further strengthens the 2019 Edge position and makes it one of the most desirable vehicles in its class. Unchanging attributes include a stylish and roomy cabin with seating for five, plenty of standard features, coupled with ability to handle rough winter weather as well as tackle light off-roading tasks. For midsize crossover SUVs with some driving attitudes, the 2019 Ford Edge stands out.
The 2019 Ford Edge is a midsize crossover SUV offered in three trims level: SE, SEL, and Titanium. The high-performance Edge ST is review separately.
Most driver-aids features are now standard. It’s pack under the Ford Co-Pilot360 and includes automatic high beams, lane-keeping assistance, blind-spot monitoring, and forward-collision mitigation with emergency braking. Other standard items include rain-sensing wipers, a rearview camera with washer jet, keyless entry/ignition, remote start/lock/unlock, Wi-Fi for up to 10 devices, and satellite radio. Step up to higher trim means more features such as 19-inch alloy wheels, a hands-free liftgate, leather upholstery, and Sync 3.
Every 2019 Ford Edge is powered by a turbocharged 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine making 250 horsepower and 275 lb-ft of torque. It’s connected to a new 8-speed automatic transmission that sent power to the front wheel. All-wheel drive is available as an option. It also features with an automatic stop/start system that cut the engine power at idle in order to save fuel. In testing, the 2019 Ford Edge Titanium FWD hit 60 mph from zero in 7.6 seconds. Towing capacity is rated up to 3,500 pounds.
2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder with 8-speed automatic
250 horsepower @ 5,500 rpm
275 lb-ft of torque @ 3,000 rpm
EPA fuel economy city/highway: 22/29 mpg (FWD) or 21/28 mpg (AWD)
The 2019 Ford Edge crossover SUV is on sale and arriving now at dealers nationwide. The base SE trim has a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) starting at $30,990 (all prices include the $995 destination fee). The SEL comes in at $34,085, while the Titanium begins at $39,545. Adding all-wheel drive is an extra $1,995, which is relatively pricey.