Tuesday, November 8, 2011
2013 Ford Flex To Debut At the Los Angeles Auto Show Next Week
The 2013 Ford Flex gets upgraded with a new look, more technology and new engine. The newest Flex seven-passenger, three-row crossover debuts at the Los Angeles Auto Show next week with the new generation of MyFord Touch, rear inflatable belts, collision-avoidance technologies, rain-sensing wipers, keyless entry, first-row heated and cooled seats, power-fold mirrors and an optional new Appearance Package. The new 3.5-liter Ti-VCT V6 engine provides 285 horsepower, approximately 20 more horsepower than the previous engine, with 255 lb.-ft. of torque and projected fuel economy of 18 mpg city and 25 mpg highway. The 355 horsepower 3.5-liter EcoBoost® V6 engine remains on the new Flex. Inside the Flex, there are new clusters, steering wheel and electronic finish panels, as well as new seat trim and foam and an available second-row refrigerated console and the latest generation of MyFord Touch with SYNC.