The 2022 Ford Edge is a mid-sized SUV that’s a bit of an outlier against every one of its rivals in the segment. It’s got a lot going for it like a decently powered engine and some luxurious features. However, it’s behind in areas like storage and in the infotainment section. Although its still a respectable choice, there’s a lot more options on the market right now. This 2022 Ford Edge review will look into the different specs and features that give this SUV all its character and charm.
The SE trim level now has a new styling package that gives it a set of black interior and exterior design elements. For the next model, the SEL, the Adventure Package gives it all-terrain tires and other additions to hone it that outdoor look.
The 2022 Ford Edge price point varies among the 5 different trim levels made available for buyers to choose from. The base model, the SE, comes fitted with a respectable set of standard features that might be good enough for budget-conscious buyers. The premium models, the Titanium and ST, come with a complete Ford Co-Pilot360 suite with the latter featuring an upgraded powertrain option. The roster of 2022 Ford Edge colors is filled with many eye-popping colors your sure to love. Below are the different starting MSRPs of the 2022 Ford Edge and all of its models:
|2022 Ford Edge SE||$37,145*|
|2022 Ford Edge SEL||$38,945*|
|2022 Ford Edge ST-Line||$42,745*|
|2022 Ford Edge Titanium||$42,745*|
|2022 Ford Edge ST||$45,945*|
Ford offers the 2022 Ford Edge lease program on their website alongside other financing options they’ve made available. This can be a great option for people that want to buy their dream SUV without having to shell out so much money upfront. Make sure to check out the site and with your preferred car dealer for all the deals available in your local area.
According to the 2022 Ford Edge specs sheet, there are two distinct powertrains being used for this year’s lineup. First off is the Twin-scroll 2.0-Liter EcoBoost engine that’s capable of 250 horsepower and even torque output of 280 pounds-feet. It’s paired with an 8-speed Automatic Transmission and only comes in an All-Wheel Drive setup. For the buyers of the Edge ST, they make use of the 2.7-Liter V6 EcoBoost Engine capable of 335 horsepower and 380 pounds-feet of torque. This model is paired with a 7-speed Automatic Transmission and also comes in an all-wheel setup.
FUEL EFFICIENT & ACTUAL MPG
From the information gathered by the EPA, we can see that the Ford Edge doesn’t have much to say in regards to fuel efficiency. Annual fuel costs for the regular vehicles stand at around $2,700 while those who got the ST model will be spending upwards of $3,000 on fuel. Depending on your financial situation, this can be a deal breaker if you’re looking for a cost-effective vehicle for your family. Take note that all models of the Ford Edge can carry around 18.5 gallons of fuel. Below is our table detailing the different MPG scores of the two different powertrains of the 2022 Ford Edge.
|Trim Mileage Estimates||City/mpg||Highway/mpg||Combined/mpg|
|2022 Ford Edge AWD 2.0-Liter||21||28||23|
|2022 Ford Edge AWD (ST) 2.7-Liter||19||25||21|
INTERIOR, SOLACE & BAGGAGE
For the 2022 Ford Edge interior, it’s made to be quite spacious and comfortable for all 4 passengers, although its max passenger capacity is at 5. Details regarding the 2022 Ford Edge dimensions show that it’s got around 113.9 cubic feet of passenger space. It’s got some nice material work done but certain areas could use a bit more polish. The design and layout and simple and easy to navigate. You shouldn’t feel too out of place with the interior cabin of this SUV. For cargo capacity, we know that the Ford Edge has a cargo volume of around 39.2 cubic feet from behind the second row. From the first row, you’ll be able to use 73.4 cubic feet of cargo space for everything you plan on bringing.
Take note that the 2022 Ford Edge isn’t really built for heavier tasks beyond carrying a load of groceries every week or two. There’s no mention in the company’s official specs sheet regarding the 2022 Ford Edge towing capacity or the availability of any towing package.
The infotainment system of the Ford Edge is handled through a 12-inch touchscreen that comes with the SYNC 4A infotainment suite equipped. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay come native to each model. There’s also standard access to FordPass, the company’s 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot powered by AT&T. SiriusXM is also supported along with a whole roster of apps and connected services included with the trial. Beyond the base model, all models get the connected built-in navigation with pinch-to-zoom capability as an option. For audio systems, all models of the 2022 Ford Edge come standard with an AM/FM Stereo. The sound is produced from a 6-speaker setup that’s upgraded to a 12-speaker system from B&O. It comes with an integrated subwoofer unit for enhanced audio quality.
The NHTSA, one of the lead groups in car safety, has given the Ford Edge a safety rating of 5 stars. This is all due to the driver-assistive technologies and safety features added onto this SUV. It’s got certain standard features integrated within the Ford Co-Pilot360 Suite such as an SOS Post-Crash Alert System and Rear View Cameras. There’s even LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tether Anchors for Children) Systems for families that need a bit more security for their children on the rear seats. All models also come with a Personal Safety System, a set of strategically placed airbags, and a Front Safety Belt Reminder system. Ford’s MyKey system and SecuriLock Passive Anti-Theft System are some of the included Advanced Tech options on the Ford Edge.
The warranty package offered by Ford for the 2022 Ford Edge is nothing but average when compared to its rivals. The limited warranty spans for 3 years or the first 36,000 miles driven, whichever comes first. Next is their powertrain warranty which lasts 5 years with a mileage limit of 60,000 miles driven. The company doesn’t offer any program or perk regarding complimentary scheduled maintenance.