As compared to most other crossover wagons, the Ford Flex tends to follow a different approach. It is able to stand out due to its boxy styling, flat lines and creased sheet metal as it offers more space and comfort than the vast majority of its closest competitors. Although the 2015 Ford Flex has a wheelbase that is 118 inches and is 202 inches long, the crossover wagon is surprisingly easy to maneuver and park within the confines of urban settings.
2015 Ford Flex Engine Performanses
The 2015 Ford Flex has a base V-6 3.5 liter engine with a capable maximum output of 287 horsepower. The star of the Flex engine option remains the turbocharged EcoBoost engine that is capable of an output of 365 horsepower and is able to achieve an acceleration of 0 to 60 mph under the mark of 7.0 seconds (to be exact, 6.1 seconds). The star engine option is also able to lighten the footprint of the vehicle while making it much faster than anything else within its class.
2015 Ford Flex Interior and Exterior
Due to the electric power steering system, a steering unit that is locked onto the sub frame, and a quicker ratio the steering of the vehicle will appear more precise as a variety of improvements will address the previously harness of the vehicle’s ride as well as reducing the amount of noise that is permitted within the cabin.
The 2015 Ford Flex is able to offer consumers a variety of features that are assigned to its variant of trim levels and include the following: a glass panoramic sunroof, leather interior, preprogramming for vehicle speed as well as audio volume (this option allows for a virtual or digital leash be put upon younger or nubile drivers), power windows, three rows of seating and much more.
The comprehensive safety package of the vehicle supplies it with the following: a blind spot monitoring system, adaptive cruise control (which includes forward collision alert), rearview camera, anti-lock brakes, stability control and (a total of) six airbags.
The 2015 Ford Flex will be available with a minimal amount of new colors options as heated mirrors that have become a standard on the SE trim level models. The six to seven passenger large crossover station wagon has three available trim levels that are: Limited, SEL and SE. The base level, the SE, equips the vehicle with the following: an auxiliary audio jack, a USB port, a six speaker audio system that includes a CD player, Bluetooth audio and phone connectivity, a basic form of Sync, a 4.2 inch central display screen, an automatically dimming rearview mirror, a 50/50 split third row of seating, a 60/40 split to the second row of seating (for convenience in accessing the third row), a six way power driver’s seat (there is lumbar support along with a recline that is manual).
2015 Ford Flex Release Date and Price
The pricing for the vehicle that has been softened by way of its interior begins within the neighborhood of $28,322. The pricing receives increases as one climbs the rim levels of the line. Industry critics tend to remind consumers that for the cost, the second row bench of the vehicle does not slide and the technological interface can be slightly difficult to use. This model is already on the market.