2015 Ford Flex Start Up, Road Test, & Review 3.5 L V6
Like Us on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/pages/Camerons-Car-Reviews/349462695066112?ref=hl Follow Us on Instagram: cameronscarreviews Snapchat: camscarreviews Camerons Car Reviews Score: 4.5/5 Powertrain Options: 3.5 L V6 or a 3.5 L Twin turbo V6 with a 6-Speed Automatic FWD or AWD Engine & Performance BASE ENGINE SIZE 3.5 L CAM TYPE Double overhead cam (DOHC) CYLINDERS V6 VALVES 24 VALVE TIMING Variable TORQUE 254 ft-lbs. @ 4000 rpm horsepower 287 hp @ 6500 rpm Weights and Capacities MAXIMUM TOWING CAPACITY 4500 lbs. EPA INTERIOR VOLUME 175.8 cu.ft. CURB WEIGHT 4439 lbs. CARGO CAPACITY, ALL SEATS IN PLACE 20.0 cu.ft. MAXIMUM CARGO CAPACITY 83.2 cu.ft. Fuel ENGINE TYPE Gas FUEL TYPE Regular unleaded FUEL TANK CAPACITY 18.6 gal. RANGE IN MILES (CTY/HWY) 334.8/465.0 mi. EPA MILEAGE EST. (CTY/HWY) 18/25 mpg Competitors: Chevrolet Traverse & GMC Acadia
Flex EcoBoost versus V6 Mustang
First round of eliminations in Street Ford class at Fun Ford Weekend at Virginia Motorsports Park.
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New 2013 Ford Flex Interior
Almost one-fifth of all Ford Flex models are sold in California, so it makes sense for the company to show off the refreshed 2013 Flex at the Los Angeles auto show. The new Flex, which goes on sale in spring 2012, receives a more powerful base engine, several new safety technologies, and a mild visual update. For 2013, the Flex's base 3.5-liter V-6 engine, gains Ti-VCT variable valve timing. As a result, power jumps from 262 hp to 285 hp, torque climbs from 248 lb-ft to 253 lb-ft, and the redline is increased from 6700 rpm to 7000 rpm. The changes are expected to improve fuel economy ratings by 1 mpg, to approximately 18/25 mpg (city/highway) for front-wheel-drive models and 17/24 mpg for all-wheel-drive models. There are no changes to the 355-hp, 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6 engine, which is available only with all-wheel drive. Because the three-row Flex is meant for hauling families, Ford has outfitted it with several new safety technologies. The 2013 model can be optioned with adaptive cruise control, a blind-spot warning system, and seat belt airbags for the second row of seats. The seat belt airbags first debuted as an option for the 2012 Explorer, on which they purchased by about one-third of customers. Other new gadgets include push-button start, rain-sensing wipers, and the latest version of the MyFord Touch infotainment system. Visual changes for the 2013 Flex begin with a new front end, which has restyled headlights, a new grille, and a more rounded fascia that softens the car's face. The grille-mounted Blue Oval emblem has been removed and replaced by bold "FLEX" lettering above the grille. At the rear, dual Exhaust tips become standard. The interior receives updated instrument clusters, new seat trims, and a revised steering wheel. Also available is a new appearance package for Flex SEL and Limited models, which bundles 20-inch wheels; leather seats; white, gray, or black contrast coloring for the roof and mirrors; and unique interior trim pieces. The new model year adds three paint colors, Ruby Red, Deep Impact Blue, and Kodiak Brown. The 2013 Ford Flex will be publicly unveiled later this month in L.A. before reaching dealerships in spring 2012.