2021 Ford Edge Towing

December 18th, 2020 by

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The Ford Edge is a capable SUV that delivers strong performance on Normal-area roads. What is the 2021 Ford Edge towing capacity? The Edge tow rating depends on which engine option you choose. Learn more about how much the new Ford Edge can tow in this guide from Sam Leman Ford, and then schedule a test drive at our dealership in Bloomington today!

2021 Ford Edge Engine Options

The Ford Edge towing capacity ranges from 1,500 pounds to 3,500 pounds, depending on which of the available Ford EcoBoost® engines you select.

Twin-Scroll 2.0L EcoBoost® Engine

  • Horsepower: 245 hp
  • Torque: 275 lb-ft
  • Towing Capacity: 1,500 pounds

2.7L EcoBoost® V6 Engine

  • Horsepower: 335 hp
  • Torque: 380 lb-ft
  • Towing Capacity: 3,500 pounds

The 2.7L V6 engine is standard in the Ford Edge ST, the first-ever SUV from the Ford Performance Team. In addition to the more robust towing capacity, the Edge ST model also includes standard all-wheel drive, cluster/paddle shifters, enhanced active noise control, revised electronic throttle programming, sharp engine braking, and more to enhance your Decatur-area driving experience.

2021 Ford Edge Towing Features

The Ford Edge towing capacity is determined by the engine you pick, but is enhanced by several features that can help make your Champaign towing experience safer. Some of the available Ford Edge towing features include:

  • Intelligent All-Wheel Drive: Monitors traction with sensors in order to distribute torque efficiently while providing superior control and handling.
  • Traction Control: Reduces throttle output to limit wheelspin in challenging weather and road conditions.
  • Trailer Sway Control: Applies the brakes and/or reduces engine torque as needed to stabilize your trailer.
  • Class II Trailer Tow Package: Includes everything you need to achieve the maximum Ford Edge towing capacity of 3,500 pounds on all-wheel drive models.
  • Hill Start Assist: Automatically holds the brake on inclines to prevent rollback when you switch your foot from the brake to the gas pedal.

Test Drive the Ford Edge Today at Sam Leman Ford

Ready to experience all that the Ford Edge towing capacity has to offer? Contact us to schedule a test drive at our dealership in Bloomington today! Remember to check out our current offers and incentives to get the best deal on your new Ford SUV. Not sure if the Edge is the right SUV for you? See how it compares to the Ford Escape


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