2017 Ford Flex new, changes
Ford is about to add another member to their Ford Flex family, namely the 2017 Ford Flex. While this new and redesigned flex will hold onto its iconic box-like sculpture, it will also be introduced with several remarkable changes or rather upgradations. Alterations have been made with respect to its looks as well as its performance, making this future generation car more elegant and upscale. The best thing about Ford is that they never stop striving to make improvements in their already extraordinary cars.
2017 Ford Flex: Redesign Exterior and Interior
Ford had added a few more touches of class to their upcoming 2017 Ford Flex. Its overall design breaks free from its previous versions in order to become more desirable. The boxy car 2017 Ford Flex is now bigger and better. It has also undergone several cosmetic changes. Buyers can expect to see a new fascia with a completely reshaped and resized chrome grille, along with LED headlights and tail lights. The car has been successfully redesigned to make it look more stylish. This iconic SUV is going to be a brilliant fusion of traditional structure and fresh, modern styling accompanied by high-tech features.
The internal changes can at once be described as one that is been undertaken to fetch the attraction of more and more high-end buyers who have an inclination for all things that are sophisticated. The upholstery is all new with use of expensive fabric. The seats are made of rich trimmed leather. Size of this SUV being bigger than its predecessor, its cabin is automatically more spacious, and Ford has made every effort to induce more comfort and luxury.
As much focus was given to the enhancement of safety and infotainment features, as was given to luxury. Consequently, 2017 Ford Flex comes with some outstanding features like 12 Sony speakers (though this feature is available only with limited edition models and not with all). Then there is also a 4.2 inch touch screen mounted in the cockpit. Safety features are at par with any standard SUV including anti-lock brake, traction-control system, blind spot alert system, forward collision alert system, stability, adaptive cruise control system and 6 airbags. Some of these models do come with parking sensors and also with rearview cameras!
2017 Ford Flex: Engine Specs
For this renewed 2017 Ford Flex, Ford is focusing on better performance, standard pace and more fuel efficiency. Base Model with be powered by V6 engine with 3.5 lt. fuel capacity, strength of 287 HP and torque of 254 lb-ft. Higher models will be more aggressive and will come with more power provided by an EcoBoost engine capable of pumping 365 HP and 350 lb-ft torque. Rumors say that its previous six speed auto transmission will be replaced by nine speed gearboxes; however nothing of the sort has been confirmed by Ford yet.
2017 Ford Flex: Release Date and Price
Precise date and time for the availability of 2017 Ford Flex is still under speculation. However, as sources have revealed, they should be available in the US market by the beginning of 2016.