The 2017 Ford Flex is a new sports utility vehicle and a redesigned version of the current Flex. This new model will definitely come with a more stylish design and a remarkable fuel efficiency. Ford has made it’s 2017 model stylish with strong external and internal features and a more commanding engine.
2017 Ford Flex – Redesign Exterior and Interior
The vehicle was redesigned to be an immense future vehicle which offers maximum comfort for the users. Ford moved away from their regular design and made something unique with the 2017 Ford Flex. It incorporates a straight boxy body similar to the first generation flex but has a more attractive design on both the front and the rear. The 2017 Ford Flex comes outfitted with a luxuriously designed bumper, fog lights, chrome grille and headlights and LED technology. The rear design of the vehicle is adorned with an attractive bumper and unique tail lights with LED expertise. The tail lights have the same cutting edge appearance as the ones in the front and this makes the vehicle a proper mix of a modern and traditional vehicle.
It is expected to come in a wide range of colors which may include magnetic metallic, oxford white, ingot silver metallic, shadow black, and blue metallic. It also has a towing capacity of 4500 Ibs.
The interior will be more spacious than its predecessors and will offer more leg room for the occupants of the vehicle. The seats are made of high-class materials and are upholstered with glossy and costly material to give an aristocratic look to the cabin. It also comes with a dashboard which has been upgraded with wood accents. The cockpit of the 2017 Ford Flex has a 4.2-inch monitor and its Sony acoustic system is supported by 12 speakers to make it an entertainment friendly vehicle. The vehicle also has amazing safety features such as the blind spot alert system, grip control system, six airbags, anti-lock braking system, adaptive cruise control system, forward crash alert system. The manufacturers went an extra mile and installed a back view digital camera to enhance the driving experience and a parking sensor.
2017 Ford Flex – Engine and Performance
The engine of the Ford Flex 201 model is designed to provide better efficiency and reduced fuel consumption. It is built with power-efficient engines and its first engine will power the base trim with a 3.5-liter capacity and a V6 configuration. It will also have a requisite power of 287 hp and the utmost torque of 254 Ib-ft of torque. Its anticipated mileage is 16 mpg if the car is driven within city boundaries, but it will be 22 mpg on highways. The engine is also outfitted with a V6 Ecoboost system, and this twin-turbo engine is built with a displacement of roughly 3.5 liters and more torque than the previous models. It will be capable of generating 365 hp of maximum power and about 350 Ib-ft of torque. This new model 2017 Ford Flex will come with an all-wheel drive system or a front wheel drive configuration. The engines may be paired with a six-paced auto gearbox.
2017 Ford Flex – Price and Release Date
The date of release of the highly anticipated Ford Flex is likely to be the early months of 2017, and the preferred engine will begin at the initial price range of $30,500 to $50,000.