The vehicle is based on the Ford Ranger with greater offerings to the consumer. According to the American automaker, it will be the most technologically advanced, capable, safest and fuel efficient seven passenger sport utility vehicle available.
2016 Ford Everest Engine Specs
The new 2016 Ford Everest will offer to consumers the option of three engine choices. The base engine is a 2.0 liter 4 cylinder EcoBoost gas engine that is paired with a six speed automatic transmission. There is also a smaller diesel option that is a 2.2 liter four cylinder Duratorq TDCi engine that drastically reduces the performance, but offers the greatest fuel economy. The fonal option offers maximum power and torque and is a 3.2 liter five cylinder Duratorq TDCi engine. The diesel engine options are mated with either a six speed manual or 6R80 six speed automatic transmission with SelectShift manual mode.
With the large diesel engine, industry experts contend that the 2016 Ford Everest will have a towing capacity of 6,600 pounds; which would make it the definitive best in class. Ford proclaims that with the construction of the 2016 year model it has created a rugged, capable and powerful sport utility vehicle with high levels of refinement as well as stunning design. Ford’s vice president of Product Development, Trevor Worthington, contends that the all new Everest will be a thrill for consumers to buy.
2016 Ford Everest Exterior and Interior Redesign
Per official information, the 22016 Ford Everest has a design that is quite boxy with a best in class drag coefficient of 0,389. The underbody shield that aids in the passing of air underneath the vehicle is the reasoning behind the low number. The trapezoidal grille will receive a pair of integrated LED headlights with daytime running capabilities. The vehicles fog lights have been integrated into the front bumper giving the vehicle a modern and proud look.
The interior will continue to host horizontal lines borrowed from the exterior. This will influence the design theme of the instrument panel as well as the dash. The main benefits of the interior cabin of the sport utility vehicle are the convenience, comfort and space that are afforded to both the passengers and the driver. The sport utility vehicle comes equipped with eight way adjustable powered and heated front seats as well as the following: climate control functions, 8.0 inch touchscreen, Ford’s Sync infotainment system, satellite navigation, a four spoke steering wheel, Bluetooth phone connectivity and Wi-Fi hot spot technology.
As far as its safety features, the new 2016 Ford Everest will include the following: sensors for parking assistance, seven airbags, tire pressure monitoring, rear cross traffic alert, lane departure warning, roll stability control, auto high beam, a blind spot information system and more.
2016 Ford Everest Release Date and Price
The 2016 Ford Everest is expected to have pricing that is above the Ranger and the Territory. This translates into a price that has a base planted firmly within the neighborhood of $45,000. With the advanced technology features as well as the spacious interior and sleek redesigns and engine options, it does not seem likely that consumers will frown upon the pricing regardless of what the final verdict becomes. The 2016 Ford Everest will be launched at some pint within 2015