Ford has announced that production of the all-new 2015 Edge crossover has kicked off at its Oakville Assembly plant outside of Toronto, Canada.
Ford has announced that production of the all-new 2015 Edge crossover has kicked off at its Oakville Assembly plant outside of Toronto, Canada. The new Edge will be exported to 100 countries and to support the global launch of the Ford Edge, Ford has announced addition of 400 new employees to supplement the 1,000 new employees that were announced last year.
“The all-new Ford Edge is a true global vehicle and a showcase of Ford’s product excellence,” said Joe Hinrichs, Ford’s president of the Americas. “Thanks to the new capabilities at Oakville Assembly, the 2015 Edge delivers improved driving dynamics, quality, quietness, interior space and even more technology, and we are proud for our Canadian team to start bringing Edge to customers in even more markets around the world.”
When the new Edge arrives this spring, buyers will be able to choose from several engine options, including a new twin-scroll 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine and the same 2.7L EcoBoost V6 that powers the new F-150. The 2.7L EcoBoost engine generates an impressive 315 horsepower and 350 lb-ft. of torque. Pricing for the 2015 Edge starts at $28,995, while the Edge Sport starts at $38,995.