2018 Ford Edge SEL vs 2017 Ford Edge SEL
It would be an understatement to say that everyone here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA, is incredibly excited about the new Ford Edge SEL. The Ford Edge SEL has long been one of the most popular and sought-after Edge trims, and it’s not hard to see why. With two powerful and efficient engines to choose from, along with a roomy interior, a tough yet lightweight exterior and an extensive list of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features, the new Edge SEL has everything you need for your daily commute, your daily trips to the store and any road trip adventures you’re looking to embark upon.
Now, some may have noticed that a lot of what is featured on the 2018 Edge SEL is carried over from the 2017 Edge SEL. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t exciting upgrades, updates, improvements and enhancements to enjoy. And that’s exactly what we’re going to be looking at in this 2018 Ford Edge SEL versus 2017 Ford Edge SEL head-to-head model comparison.
|2018 Ford Edge SEL||VS||2017 Ford Edge SEL|
|245 HP||Horsepower||245 HP|
|275 lb-ft.||Torque||275 lb-ft.|
|20/29 MPG||City/Highway Gas Mileage||20/29 MPG|
|Yes||Sport Appearance Package||No|
What’s New on the 2018 Ford Edge SEL?
As you can see in the table above, the engine, power and fuel efficiency ratings are the same for the 2018 Ford Edge SEL as they were for the 2017 Ford Edge SEL. So, what’s the difference between the two models? Well, that mainly comes in the form of the 2018 Ford Edge SEL Sport Appearance Package. This all-new package features unique 10-spoke 19-inch magnetic metallic-painted wheels, a magnetic metallic-painted grille surround, magnetic metallic-painted mirror caps, a magnetic metallic-painted rear spoiler, magnetic metallic-painted front and rear skid plates, blacked-out headlamp bezels, blacked-out side window trims, Mayan gray fabric seat coverings with umber-colored Miko sueded cloth perforated inserts and umber contrast stitching, a custom copper sands textured applique throughout the interior and carpets custom-embroidered with an umber Edge logo.
The 2018 Edge SEL also features an expanded list of safety and driver assistance systems, including a rear sensing system, a hands-free liftgate, a rear camera and a blind spot monitoring system.
For more on the 2018 Ford Edge SEL, please contact our friendly Akins Ford staff near Atlanta, GA.