The 2016 Ford Flex is by far the most uniquely designed vehicle in Ford’s legendary catalogue of cars. The Flex is considered an SUV but it actually drives like a CUV. It also has an incredibly powerful and fuel economic engine that blends well with its modern technology and utility. It also has an impressive safety feature package. For those who wish to test drive this amazing SUV in Syracuse NY, visit Fuccillo Ford.
To say that the 2016 Ford Flex SEL has a unique design is an understatement as the SUV’s looks are about the most original in the segment. The Focus has a boxy body that begins with a front end bumper that holds projector beam headlights, daytime running headlamps, and automatic fog lights. Walking over to sides of the vehicle, the Flex is supported by four 17” steel alloy wheels that nicely compliment two body-colored side mirrors with power-heated capabilities. Moving to the rear of the crossover vehicle is a power-tailgate that utilizes remote keyless entry system to open its trunk lid as well as all vehicle doors automatically.
Cabin space is very abundant in the 2016 Ford Flex SEL as there is more than enough room for 5 passengers. There is even a third row that acts as suitable cargo room for personal items. The cabin of the Flex SEL is decked out in the highest quality material such as leather and fabrics. There are front and rear leather seats designed with power and manual features as well as ergonomic lumbar support to provide ideal comfort for passengers. In addition, the interior also features a lot of utility in the form of:
- Multiple Cup Holders
- Storage Compartments
- Cargo Space
- Power Windows
- Power Locks
The 2016 Flex SEL is very capable of achieving fast speeds on the road. It has a 3.5 liter V6 engine that allows the vehicle to achieve maximum speeds of 287 horsepower with 254 pound feet of torque. To enable the vehicle to save on fuel consumption, Ford has coupled the Flex’s engine with a 6-speed automatic transmission and variable valve timing.
The 2016 Ford Flex SEL boasts a lot of amazing interior and exterior technology. Outside, the vehicle has power-heated mirrors that prevent smog accumulation as the vehicle is driven under cold climates. It also has daytime running headlight that keep the vehicle visible during the day. The highlight of the exterior technology for the Flex is its remote keyless entry that automatically locks/unlocks car doors and trunk upon sensing the vehicle’s key fob in the vehicle’s immediate proximity. Upon sensing the key fob, all vehicle doors and trunk lid unlocks automatically and locks when the key fob is away. Other tech features of the Flex SEL are:
- Backup Sensors - To provide further assistance in parking, the vehicle has multiple backup sensors that conveniently guide users in parking in tight spaces.
- Rear View Camera - The rear bumper of the Flex has an integrated backup camera that transmits live video feed to the MyFord entertainment screen to assist drivers in parking.
- Forward Collision Warning - Front sensors to alert drivers when their vehicle approaches an upcoming vehicle.
Inside the 2016 Ford Flex SEL, there are many tech features such as:
- MyFord Audio System
- Satellite Radio
- Steering wheel that contains numerous controls such as audio volume, Bluetooth connectivity, auxiliary, and cruise control.
- Push Button Remote Start
Total passenger safety is ensured inside and outside the Flex. It has an anti-theft system that monitors all outside movement in the vehicle. This system automatically alerts users in the event of a vehicular break-in and even has its very own engine immobilizer that suspends its engine temporarily. The vehicle also has multiple sensors attached to its rear bumper to alert drivers when their vehicle approaches another object. Other fine exterior safety features of the Flex are:
- Tire-pressure Monitoring System
- Anti-lock Brakes
- Electronic Brake Distribution
- Blind Spot Monitoring
- Traction Control
Inside the vehicle, the 2016 Ford Flex SEL also has a lot of safety features such as:
- Multiple Airbags
- Front and rear seat seatbelts
- Child Seat Fasteners
- Child Safety Locks
Fuccillo Ford: New York's leading auto dealer specializing in new and used Ford cars, trucks, hybrids and SUVs. Located in Adams, New York. Serving Watertown, Liverpool, Cicero, Syracuse, Rochester, Rome, and Alexandria Bay, NY.
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