2016 Ford Everest Review and Price
2016 Ford Everest is coming out as an SUV that is built to support seven passengers. Its design is based on Ford Ranger to offer much more features compared to the previous model. Based on the Ford officials, this new version will be available with more capable, advanced technology, better fuel economy and also more completed safety features than the previous model. It is predicted to be launched in this year, 2015.
2016 Ford Everest SUV Review
With the boxy design, this car is informed to have drag coefficient for about 0,389 which claimed as the best in class. It happens because the underbody shield that allows the air to pass underneath the car. There is an interesting design to offer around the front fascia which is still recognizable through the inverted trapezoidal grille and the headlights are integrated with the LED daytime running lights for 2016 Ford Everest. About the foglights, those are integrated to the front bumper to give modern and stylish look. As a complement, the company also added square shape rear end beside the angular taillgihts for more modern touch.
It seems that the company would not make it too different from the previous model especially for the cabin. It means that the car still has the horizontal lines from the theme around its bodywork. This way will influence the instrument panel and the dashboard. The main advantage that passengers could enjoy around the new 2016 Ford Everest is the comfort, convenience and space for all users. It is designed with eight-way adjustable powered and heated seats especially for the front, 8-inches touchscreen and multi-function four-spoke steering wheel. In addition, you could find out some Ford;s SYNC 2 infotainmen system including voice command system, climate control functions, Bluetooth phone connectivity, satellite navigation and Wi-Fi hotspot technology. For the new Driver-Assist features you could find out active park assist, adaptive cruise control, and lane keeping aid and also curve control. Those functions are integrated to blind spot infotainment system, lane departure warning, auto braking, rear cross traffic alert, auto high beam, roll stability control, rear and front cameras, sensors for parking assistances, trailer sway control, tire pressure monitoring system and the last is seven airbags.
2016 Ford Everest Specs
Under the hood, this car will offer three engine options that are petrol and two diesel engines. For the base version, 2016 Ford Everest is completed with EcoBoost four-cylinder petrol engine 2.0 liter that is paired to six-speed auto transmission. For smaller diesel engine, it goes with Duratorq four-cylinder TDCI engine 2.2 liter to offer great fuel economy with improved performance. The best engine is Duratorq five-cylinder TDCi engine 3.2 liter. The diesel engine will have optional gearboxes that could be six-speed manual or 6R80 six-speed auto transmission through the support of SelectShift manual mode.
It is still unknown about the power and torque. The numbers are from 250 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque for gas engine, 150 horsepower and 227 lb-ft of torque for four-cylinder 2.2 liter and the last is 200 horsepower and 347 lb-ft of torque for five-cylinder diesel engine 3.2 liter. The large diesel in 2016 Ford Everest has the towing capacity for about 6,600 pounds or 3000 kg as the best in its segment. Whether the latest generation will go with Ecoboost technology or those Duratorq diesel engines, it is hard to deny that this car will be available with powerful engine and stunning design.
2016 Ford Everest Release Date and Price
2016 Ford Everest is designed to launch sometime in 2015 with the price that could be more than Territory and Ranger. It should be about $45,000 for the Australian market.