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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Ford Edge
SE
MSRP
$29,315
Invoice
$28,288
Average Price Paid
$27,758
2,963 listings nationwide

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2018 Ford Flex
Limited
MSRP
$38,495
Invoice
$36,763
Average Price Paid
$36,005
310 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2018 Ford Edge
SE
Fair Price
$28,362
Good Price
$27,114
Great Price
$26,400
2018 Ford Flex
Limited
Fair Price
$36,561
Good Price
$35,160
Great Price
$34,358

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Ford Edge
SE
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$27,126
48 listings nationwide

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2018 Ford Flex
Limited
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$40,864
123 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 Ford Edge
SE
Rob Feeman Preview:

Well-reviewed and growing in popularity, the Ford Edge midsize crossover continues to score points with critics and owners alike, thanks to its smooth ride, fluid handling, ample cargo...

2018 Ford Flex
Limited
William Maley Preview:

Automakers typically redesign their models every four to five years to stay fresh in the marketplace. The boxy Ford Flex crossover, however, is an outlier—it hasn’t been redesigned sin...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2018 Ford Edge
SE
10
writes:
Very pleased. No regrets.
70
writes:
I loved everything about it. Very nice, quiet, smooth ride, and handled the road extremely well. The space was...
Handling Ranked 2018 Ford Escape SEL AWD worse.
"It was smoother, didnt have the vibration, as i do with the Escape."
Would Buy Ranked 2018 Ford Escape SEL AWD worse.
"All around a better choice, smoother ride, quieter, comfort,and more room. "
2018 Ford Flex
Limited
10
writes:
Ford is crazy to even consider ceasing production. Meets very specific needs and Ecoboost is FAST.
Handling Ranked 2018 Honda Odyssey Touring Elite FWD worse.
"It is a better design."
Family Car Ranked 2018 Honda Odyssey Touring Elite FWD worse.
"Drive one and you will see"

Specs

2018 Ford Edge
SE
2018 Ford Flex
Limited
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
20 MPG
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
29 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18.4 gal 18.6 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
245 hp @ 5,500 RPM
287 hp @ 6,500 RPM
Torque
275 lb-ft @ 3,000 RPM
254 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.7:1
10.8:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.44 in x 3.27 in
3.64 in x 3.41 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Overall 5 stars --
Front Crash Driver 5 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 7 seats
Front Legroom 42.6 in 42.6 in
Back Legroom 40.6 in 44.3 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 39.2 cu ft 20 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,392 lbs 1,531 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 4,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 188.1 in 201.8 in
Width 85.8 in 88.8 in
Height 68.6 in 68 in
Wheelbase 112.2 in 117.9 in

Available Options

2018 Ford Edge
SE

Exterior Colors

  • Blue Metallic
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Shadow Black
  • White Gold Metallic

Option Packages

  • Dual Headrest DVD Entertainment System
2018 Ford Flex
Limited

Exterior Colors

  • Blue Metallic
  • Burgundy Velvet Tinted Clearcoat
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Shadow Black
  • White Gold Metallic
  • White Platinum Metallic Tri-Coat

Option Packages

  • Appearance Package
  • Equipment Group 301A
  • Perforated Leather Second-Row Heated Reclining Seats
  • Multi-Panel Vista Roof
  • Class III Trailer Tow Package
  • Wheels: 20" Polished Aluminum

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