2016 Ford Flex Concept and Price
2016 Ford Flex will be much more modern these days to complete the demand of modern market. It is reported by some reliable sources that the company will send it back in the market by adding some refreshments as its part of development. This full-size boxy crossover before is a hit for West Coast and the previous model has been refreshed in 2013. Until this day, we did not see any radical changes done by the company for 2016 Flex. That is why it is not surprising if now the company plans to offer it with much better design as the next version. However, it is still doubt since the sales are not too good to force the company redesigning it. In future, the company needs to give new fuel-efficient to attract more buyers.
2016 Ford Flex Redesign
With the straight body design from the first generation, the company will carry it over this second generation because it is the signature to make it recognizable. It is quite interesting to know that the company will change the fascias to be a bit extended. 2016 Ford Flex is expected to get new dimension especially for the grille, the angular headlights and the tailgate but with contrast look.
We glad to know that the company also has big ambition in order to redesign the cabin of 2016 Ford Flex although the changes will be a bit sporadic. Before, the company designed the previous model with cloths eat upholstery and it is built from the high-quality materials for a much better refinement. Now, it will be supported with leather-trimmed seats. Because the angular shape, the company will make the car has plenty room inside so that you could enjoy the comfort. Unfortunately, it would be hard for you to reach the back seats. Moreover, the company also redesigned the dashboard with the wood accents as before but with highest grade and it is limited. About the instrument panel, it goes with touch screen display 4.2 inches, 12 Speakers from Sony but it is limited. Other standard features are six airbags, traction and stability controls, anti-lock brakes while for optional features are parking sensors and rearview camera. Top models will be available with forward collision alert, adaptive cruise control, blind sport monitors and much more.
2016 Ford Flex Engine
Probably, the company will support this next generation with the same engines CUV and it means that 2016 Ford Flex is quite possible to get V6 engine 3.5 liter for the base to produce 287 horsepower and also 254 lb-ft of torque. The EcoBoost engine will create 365 horsepower and 350 lb-ft of torque. The company will replace the 6-speed auto transmission with new 9-speed gearbox. It is rumored that the car could be converted to hybrid variant.
For the fuel economy ratings, it stands 18/25 mpg city/highway for the base engine and FWD is upped for the next version while the EcoBoost engine goes with 16/23 mpg. Nice refreshment is quite possible for hybrid powertrain.
2016 Ford Flex Price
2016 Ford Flex perhaps will not be too far from the current model that should be between $29,000 and $38,000.