2016 Ford Flex Review

The 2016 Ford Flex has one of the best modern designs. This will enable you enjoy your drive more than the previous models. Below is a full description of the incredible features that will be found in this model:

Exterior of the 2016 Ford Flex

You will truly love the exterior of this boxy figured car. Its storage compartment will be spacious enough to accommodate the whole family’s belongings when you are going for a road trip. The car will be long with fog lamps and LED headlights on it. This will however depend on the trim level. It will have a square shape with alloy wheels of between 17 to 20 inches. Its wheelbase will be inches117.9 inches. It will have a length of 201.8 inches, 75.9 inch width and a height of 68 inches. It will also have partially refreshed bumpers.


Interior of  Ford Flex 2016

This sport utility vehicle (SUV) will be available in 3 different trim levels i.e. SEL, SE and Limited. It will accommodate 7 passengers and the seats will be upholstered in either leather or fabric. The type of material will entirely rely on the trim level of your car. Its heating will be excellent and it will also allow heating of the back seat. The interior will also be equipped with a beautiful steering wheel made of leather. You will also enjoy a control panel with a LCD screen of 4.2-inch. An 8-inch touchscreen will be located at the center console. This car model will allow optional installation of 2 LCD screens for the back passengers. It will be having three zone or dual climate control.


Engine and Specs

Redesigned Ford Flex going to have 2 gasoline engines. one of the options for the engines is a 3.5-liter V6 engine. It will produce 254 lb-ft of torque and total of 287 horsepower. It will have a consumption of 18/25/20 mpg. However, AWD type will have a consumption of 17/23/19 mpg. It will be capable of accelerating the vehicle from 0 – 60 mph in just 7.3 seconds though with AWD it will take 7.4 seconds.
The second option for the engine is a 3.5-litre V6 twin-turbo. It will generate a torque of 350 lb-ft and 365 horsepower. It will only use only 4 wheel drive and achieve a speed of 0-62 mph in 6.1 seconds. It will have a consumption of 16/23/18 mpg bringing the issue of poor fuel economy.

Release date and car price

The price of this model will be approximately $29,500. SEL trim level will cost a bit more, about $ 38,000, while the highest level Limited reach $ 45,000. The Ford Motor Company is aiming to release this new model in autumn of 2015 thus keep your cash ready to enjoy the ride of this incredible model.

The competition for the new Ford Flex 2016 could be:

2016 Mitsubishi Outlander

2016 Lincoln MKC

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