Report: Ford Edge EcoBoost to get 30 mpg highway

2011 Ford Edge

Ford has just announced its latest economy figures for their four-cylinder EcoBoost powered Explorer and Edge.

Pegged for a release for the 2012 model year, the latest EcoBoost Ford Explorer is rated at 28mpg where as the new 2012 Edge EcoBoost is rated at 30mpg, both highway.

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The new 2.0L engine is rated at 250-hp and 275 lb-ft of torque and is an available option throughout the entire line. It is then mated to a six-speed automatic. Whether that’s enough to motivate the two large vehicles will remain a question.

Production for the Ford Explorer and Edge EcoBoosts begins this August.

2011 Ford Edge:


– By: Chris Chin

Source: Ford Inside News