Transmission could be smoother and quicker; no third-row seat despite substantial size; seat cushions not as well shaped as they could be
A new SEL Sport Appearance package (consisting of a few cosmetic changes) becomes available.See the 2018 Ford Edge models for sale near you
The SEL version is eligible for more options than the SE, so that gives the buyer greater flexibility to pick and choose rather than stretch for the Titanium trim.
The 2018 Ford Edge comes in SE, SEL, Titanium and Sport trim levels.
The base SE ($30,215) has 18-inch alloy wheels, hill-start assist, automatic headlights, a rear spoiler, LED taillights, four 12-volt outlets, active grille shutters, a rearview camera, push-button start, a tilt-telescopic steering wheel, cruise control, Bluetooth, Sync voice controls and a 6-speaker audio system with a 4.2-in display, a USB port and an auxiliary input.
The SEL ($32,990) adds a keypad entry system, a self-dimming rearview mirror, heated side mirrors with puddle lamps, dual-zone automatic climate control, an 8-way power-adjustable driver's seat, a 6-way power-adjustable front passenger seat, rear-parking sensors, satellite radio and a leather-wrapped steering wheel.
The Titanium ($36,925) comes with 19-in wheels, heated front seats, a hands-free powered lift gate, keyless entry/start, ambient cabin lighting, a 12-speaker Sony audio system, leather upholstery, driver's seat memory settings, extra sound insulation and the Sync 3 infotainment system with an 8-in central screen and twin adaptive displays in the gauge cluster.
The Sport ($41,670) provides the exclusive turbocharged V6, 20-in wheels, sport-tuned suspension, a dark grille and rear diffuser, leather sport seats with suede inserts, aluminum pedals and most of the Titanium's equipment.
Some of the standard items on the upper trims can be added to lower trims via options packages. Other extras, depending on trim, include 21-in wheels, a panoramic sunroof, cooled front seats, heated rear seats, navigation, remote ignition, roof rails, adaptive cruise control (with a collision-mitigation system), a perpendicular-parking function, xenon headlights, a towing package and a rear entertainment system with dual screens.
Cargo space is generous, starting at 39.2 cu ft. and expanding to 73.4 cu ft. with the second row of seats folded down.
|Basic||3 Years/36,000 Miles|
|Drivetrain||5 Years/60,000 Miles|
|Corrosion||5 Years/Unlimited Miles|
|Roadside Assistance||5 Years/60,000 Miles|
2018 Nissan Murano -- If any crossover in this segment is more stylish than the Edge, it's the avant-garde Murano. But the Ford offers a wider choice of engines.
2018 Kia Sorento -- Well-equipped, sharp-looking, keenly priced and comes with the option of third-row seating.
2018 Toyota Highlander -- Seats up to eight and has a family-friendly interior. The V6 engine is the ideal choice here.