We already wrote about the arrival of the brand-new Ford Edge. However, this is not all we can expect next season from this nameplate. Its most exciting version, the 2019 Ford Edge Sport is getting new features and equipment. The special attention will draw the interest of many fans, at the first place new Sync3 infotainment system.
Well, the compact crossover is attractive by itself. Edge is one of the leaders in the segment. One of the reason is versatility and premium features coming with upper trim level. The 2019 Ford Edge Sport will cost $10,000 more than the base model, so we can expect big things. So as bosses in Ford. With a redesign of the entry-level Edge, the Sport version is also getting a portion of changes.
2019 Ford Edge Sport and Other Trim Levels
The base crossover carries the SE badge. The new edge will carry over the other trim levels, including an SEL as the only mid-range model. Usually, we see the Platinum on the top of the lineup. That is not the case here. Titanium trim is available, but more features, more equipment, and more everything buyers will get with 2019 Ford Edge Sport.
2019 Ford Edge Sport Engine
The first thing we will gain by purchasing the 2019 Ford Edge Sport is power. Top of the lineup 335 hp and 380 lb-ft of torque are coming from a 2.7-liter twin-turbo V-6 engine. The base models are carrying inline-four, which is not even close to this mill with an output. It can only beat it in gas mileage return. A 3.5-liter V-6 can provide 280 hp, but it is still way under the Sport model, which also returns better mpg rating.
The 2019 Ford Edge Sport is using an eight-speed transmission, available for other trim levels as well. However, this model comes with different gear mapping, so the shifting is smoother and more reliable. Paddle shifters and quicker acceleration are just a couple of advantages of 2019 Edge Sport.
2019 Ford Edge Sport Unique Details
On the last edition of the Edge Sport we could see plenty of changes and additions. The 2019 Ford Edge Sport will be better, more stylish, more elegant. Black grille is the part that drew a lot of attention. So, it is very likely that designers will keep it for the next season. On the other hand, bumpers, exhaust tips, and wheels will get a new look.
Inside, packed with the latest infotainment features, the 2019 Ford Edge Sport guarantees fun. Dual-zone climate control, manual tilt steering column, and other parts will make a ride comfortable for the driver and all passengers. Safety gets new accessories.
2019 Ford Edge Sport Release Date
The 2019 Ford Edge Sport will come with the other trims. It will introduce all details about tuning helping the SUV gain extra 20 hp and 30 lb-ft of torque. Nevertheless, this boost will make the price go up. The new Edge Sport crossover won’t cost less than before, which means its price will hit the new record. So far, no Edge model costed over $41,000 without add-ons.