2019 Ford Edge ST Release Date
Car shoppers are flocking to the versatility offered by crossovers and SUVs. Just because these vehicles are practical, does not mean they can’t be fun. Ford has just introduced a new model that will deliver sports car performance in the crossover class. 2019 will see the addition of a new performance-oriented ST trim level. The 2019 Ford Edge ST release date and more details about the car have been announced.
The 2019 Ford Edge ST will be arriving at dealerships throughout the country during the summer of 2018.
“Edge ST puts a new animal on the road – a performance SUV with a track mentality. From a performance standpoint, and with its SUV silhouette and versatility, it sets a new standard Edge fans will love to drive.” – Hau Thai-Tang, executive vice president of Product Development and Purchasing.
New Ford Edge ST Engine Performance
Under the hood of the 2019 Edge ST will be the latest version of the Ford 2.7-liter EcoBoost V-6 engine. Performance numbers on this engine now check in at 335 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque. The engine will be paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission. The transmission features SelectShift steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters. All-wheel drive is included as standard equipment with selectable traction control and sport-tuned suspension.
The Edge ST also offers a special Sport mode that allows for more aggressive throttle response and shifting patterns, refined engine braking and a change in exhaust tone.
When the 2019 Ford Edge ST arrives, go see OC at OC Welch Ford to take the new crossover for a test drive. Our inventory of vehicles can be viewed here on our website.