Ford Flex is a good family vehicle for long comfortable drive. This squared shaped four door vehicle has taken its basic design from the Ford Edge. Ford Flex comes in four trim levels such as SE, Limited, SEL, and the new and latest 2011 Tatanium. Tatanium is the new top end trim level of Ford Flex. The trim levels SEL, Limited, and Titanium offer all wheel drive. Ford Flex has three rows of seats that can seat 6 or 7 passengers comfortably.
The interior of the Ford Flex is very spacious. It is very important for a vehicle to have a lot of space for a long drive. What fun is to travel in a cramped space car that gives uncomfortable feeling throughout your travel. Ford Flex will not disappointment anyone in this case. All trim levels of Ford Flex are very roomy.
The driver’s seating position is very comfortable for anyone. Ford Flex gives a unique feeling to drive with all the visual dynamics available. The huge windshield gives good visibility. Not many cars have enough room for head and leg in the rear.
Ford Flex has large space for head room and leg room. To top it, the third row is also very spacious that can fit even adults comfortably. Six passengers can fit in Ford Flex very comfortably to have long comfortable journey.
The interior of Flex has high quality plastics. The interior design and materials used in the Flex are worth its price. The safety features available in Flex are front side airbags, curtain side airbags, ABS, antiskid system, traction control, rearview camera, voice activated navigation system that provide traffic and weather updates, power liftgate, and four panel glass roof. Other special feature is a power-folding third row seat, which is a new option on Limited and Titanium levels.
The standard trim levels of Ford Flex have 3.5 liter V6 engine that produces 262 horsepower. The AWD SEL, Limited and Titanium Flex have a 3.5 liter twin-turbocharged V6 engine that produces 355 horsepower @ 5,700 rpm and torque 350 Ib-ft @ 1,500 – 5,250 rpm. This has a 6 speed Select Shift TM with paddle shifters. This can accelerate 0-60 mph in 7.5 seconds.
These top versions are called EcoBoost that are priced more than the other Flex models. The Flex EcoBoost models give a smooth drive feeling that matches with a luxury car. The EcoBoost can surprise you each time you drive giving amazing experience. It can give an average fuel economy ranging between 20 miles per gallon on the highway and 24 miles per gallon in the city.
2011 Ford Flex looks huge and wonderful. It will be a good experience to travel in this vehicle. The 2011 Flex has the same Ford three-bar grille design at the front. The exterior design of the new Flex is a tough and bold looking. However, the inside of the Flex is so comfortable that anyone would love to be in it to have a nice comfortable traveling. 2011 Ford Flex comes with the length 201.8 inches, width 75.9 inches, height 68.0 inches, and curb weight 4471 Ibs. The base price for the base model Flex SE is $ 29,850.