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Ford Edge:Review the specs, features and pros & cons

Ford Edge side view
Ford Edge angular front perspective
Ford Edge angular rear perspective

Overview of the Ford Edge

Learn about the Ford Edge

Ford Edge Summary

The Ford Edge is a mid-size crossover with optional all-wheel drive. Ford introduced the Edge in 2007 to meet the demand for crossover vehicles in urban areas. The spacious interior seats five, making it a popular family car with the generous cargo space SUV drivers have come to expect. A range of driver assistance technologies on newer models, along with a full suite of airbags (including for the second row of seats) show that safety is a priority. Fuel consumption is a bit high, but the available EcoBoost engine improves fuel economy.

Pros and cons of the Ford Edge

  • Spacious interior ideal for families
  • Comprehensive suite of driver assist tech
  • All-wheel drive available
  • High fuel consumption
  • Thick roof pillars reduce visibility
  • Lane-centering system can be intrusive
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Safety ratings of the Ford Edge

Safety ratings provided by NHTSA

  • Number of airbags8

Specifications of the Ford Edge

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats5
  • Doors5
  • Fuel typeGas
  • TransmissionAutomatic
  • City consumption10.9 - 13.8 L/100km
  • Highway consumption7.8 - 9.8 L/100km
  • Width1928 mm
  • Length4778 mm
  • Trunk space1110 L
  • Cargo space2078 L
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Trims available with the Ford Edge

What is a trim? Trims are different options of the same car with different features and equipment. The specs depend on the trim you choose.This variant of the Ford Edge 2016 - 2021 is available in 6 trims:

SE trim features and specs

Frequently asked questions about the Ford Edge

Dimensions of the Ford Edge

Vehicle dimensions
YearHeight fromWidth fromLength from
Exact values depend on trim choices.
20211742 mm1928 mm4778 mm
20201742 mm1928 mm4778 mm
20191742 mm1928 mm4778 mm
20181742 mm1928 mm4778 mm
20171742 mm1928 mm4778 mm
20161742 mm1928 mm4778 mm

Towing capacity of the Ford Edge

Unbraked is when the trailer being towed does not have its own braking system. Braked is when the trailer being towed has its own braking system.
Braked and unbraked towing capacities
Exact values depend on trim choices.
2021680 − 907 kg
2020680 − 907 kg
2019680 − 907 kg
2018680 − 907 kg
2017680 − 907 kg
2016680 − 907 kg