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2019 Ford Flex
Limited AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$33,763
203 listings nationwide
32 GREAT deals
39 GOOD deals

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1978 Volkswagen Type 2
Van
CarGurus Instant Market Value
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Ford Flex
Limited AWD
Kyree Rollerson Preview:

The Ford Flex’s versatility and space have allowed this large crossover to remain a popular choice for buyers since its release in 2009. The 2019 Ford Flex continues to offer practical...

1978 Volkswagen Type 2
Van
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Ford Flex
Limited AWD
G A writes:
Watching
Back Seats Ranked 2019 Ford Flex Limited EcoBoost AWD better.
"No difference"
Value Ranked 2019 Ford Flex Limited EcoBoost AWD better.
"Performance"
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GuruDVDR9 writes:
I drove both but the FLEX had so many positives I purchased it. I love the feel, seating, and cargo space. I ...
Looks/Style Ranked 2019 Buick Enclave Preferred FWD worse.
"Larger and roomier. "
Back Seats Ranked 2019 Buick Enclave Preferred FWD worse.
"Third seat still is roomy and has available cargo space behind. "
GuruCHFNH writes:
Handling Ranked 2019 Toyota Highlander Limited FWD worse.
"drives like a cadillac"
Would Buy Ranked 2019 Toyota Highlander Limited FWD worse.
"Great value; Highlander is too narrow and feels cramped inside."
1978 Volkswagen Type 2
Van
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Specs

2019 Ford Flex
Limited AWD
1978 Volkswagen Type 2
Van
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
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Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
22 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 18.6 gal --
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
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Power
287 hp @ 6,500 RPM
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Torque
254 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
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Cylinders
6 cylinders
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Compression Ratio
10.8:1
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Displacement
3,500 cc
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Bore x Stroke
3.64 in x 3.41 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard --
Driver Airbag Standard --
Passenger Airbag Standard --
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard --
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard --
Power Windows Standard --
Power Door Locks Standard --
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 7 seats --
Front Legroom 42.6 in --
Back Legroom 44.3 in --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 20 cu ft --
Maximum Payload 1,513 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 4,500 lbs --
Exterior
Length 201.8 in --
Width 88.8 in --
Height 68 in --
Wheelbase 117.9 in --

Available Options

2019 Ford Flex
Limited AWD

Exterior Colors

  • 3-Coat White Platinum Metallic
  • Agate Black Metallic
  • Blue Metallic
  • Burgundy Velvet Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • Magnetic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Stone Gray Metallic

Option Packages

  • Appearance Package
  • Perforated Leather 2ND Row Heated Reclining Seats
  • Equipment Group 301A
  • MULTIPANEL Vista Roof
  • Class III Trailer Tow Package
  • Wheels: 20" Polished Aluminum
1978 Volkswagen Type 2
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