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2018 Ford Flex

MPG

City 15 - 16 MPG Hwy 21 - 23 MPG

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Overall Rating:
4.7 (out of 5)
Value 4.6
Exterior 4.6
Interior 4.7
Comfort 4.9
Performance 4.6
Reliability 4.6
*****
Love my Flex

by Four time Ford Flex Owner from Mendota, IL | November 29, 2019

The Ford Flex has been my choice of vehicle since my first one the year they came out! I wish Ford was keeping them in their line up next year.

*****
Best new car I’ve ever owned

by RdGuitar from Ogden Ut | August 25, 2019

This car has everything I was looking for in a car for my family. I ‘m impressed with the overall quality of this car and it’s drivability. It’s awesome

*****
Best looking car ever

by Kapfamily from Ogden Ut | August 22, 2019

This car rides really smooth and all of the extras make it that much better I would recommend it to anyone everyone loves it everyone loves him

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2018 Ford Flex Overview

The 2018 Ford Flex is a midsize SUV that seats up to seven passengers across three rows. It shares its platform with the Lincoln MKX.

Three trim levels are available: SE, SEL, and Limited.

Under the hood, there are two V-6 engine options. The base engine offered in the SE, SEL, and Limited models is a 287-hp, 3.5-liter V-6, while a 365-hp, twin-turbocharged 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6 is available on Limited models. Both engines are offered with a six-speed automatic transmission, and paddle shifters are included with the EcoBoost V-6. Front-wheel drive is standard, with all-wheel drive optional; if you opt for the EcoBoost engine, it is all-wheel drive only.

With the base engine and front-wheel drive, the Flex delivers 16/23 mpg city/highway and upgrading to all-wheel drive drops the fuel economy rating to 16/22 mpg city/highway. The more powerful turbocharged V-6 EcoBoost engine (with all-wheel drive) gets 16/22 mpg.