2018 Ford Flex- Since the first launching in 2009, Ford Flex came out with the unique appearance with the mixture of a minivan, wagon, and crossover designs. This uniqueness is unable to catch the attention of broader market as expected. So, Ford is probably going to come up with new model through its 2018 Ford Flex. Check out the detail below!
2018 Ford Flex Redesign
In this year, the redesign of Ford Flex 2018 is going to be more standout than the previous models to give a greater impression on the public. Still, you can’t get away with its Flex boxy styling characteristic. However, there are some ways to make the boxy looks better and more aggressive.
For the exterior, Ford makes some attempts to redesign the front grille and bumper. The headlights with LED technology will be restyled followed by the wheels to give more attractive looks. Not only in the headlights, but LED tech is also used by the taillights and fog lights now designed in trendy and remarkable style. Those attempts make the Flex will look alike a Range Rover, but from backward, you will realize a different view. There are still same other functions of 2018 Ford Flex including a 4.2-in touchscreen, rear sensing units for car parking, automobile front lights, 17-in alloy wheels, upgraded blind-spot mirrors, a 6-way power chauffeur's seat, and much more.
Meanwhile, for the interior, the seats are made from premium materials, and you will get more legroom built upon the platform the Ford D4. These changes attempt to offer more spacious space so you can feel more comfort and convenience during your driving time. Moreover, the infotainment system gets an update for more exceptional service with complete controls with easy managing in the dashboard. Additionally, 2018 Ford Flex also has integrated security and safety features to give more sense of safety for the passengers.
2018 Ford Flex Specs
Update in the specification will get some additional changes, but not impactful compared to previous models. Under the hood, 2018 Ford Flex will be most likely to release with two V6 powertrains. The first entry level models are using a power of 3.5-L unit to generate 287 horsepower with 254 pound-feet of torque. The other limited-tier trims are using an EcoBoost of 3.5-L twin-turbocharged V6 to produce power up to 365 horsepower with 350 pound-feet of torque. Both engines still paired with 6-speed automobile transmission (manual gearbox) or probably with 9-speed auto transmission to deliver power to all the four wheels or the front wheels. The ratings from EPA for the engines is somewhere around 18 MPG in the city up to 25 MPG on the highway.
2018 Ford Flex Release Date
For 2018 Ford Flex will probably release as soon as in late 2017, but if things get delayed, it might be launched on dealerships in early 2018. Although there is no official announcement of the costs yet, the price range for base models around $30,000 and the higher trims around $50,000. So, are you interested in getting a new Flex for your new driving companion on 2018?