2012 Ford Flex | new car review

Posted on Jul 26, 2012 by

The is the first crossover by the American auto giant that blends the space and the comfort of a with driving dynamics of a sedan. It’s peculiar shape is a result of this merging of platforms and can comfortably seat seven passengers in its three rows.

The Flex is still in its first generation that was introduced in 2009 and carries a facelift for . All variants are powered by a 3.5-litre V6 engine with a maximum output of 262bhp and 336Nm of torque. A 6-speed automatic transmission transfers power to the front or all wheels depending on the variant.

The interior also stays true to the Flex’s futuristic styling and includes seven-passenger seating, including adjustable and removable footrests for second-row passengers. The second and third row seats fold flat into the floor. The vehicle includes a class-exclusive optional interior “mini-fridge” refrigerator in the middle console mounted between the second-row seats. The interior is lit with programmable “mood lighting” available in seven colors, along with a multi-panel Vista Roof.

All variants get six airbags, ’s AdvanceTrac traction control Roll Stability Control and a keyless entry.

Specifications

Price: AED 125,000 – AED 160,000

Engine

3.5-litre V6
Max power:
262bhp
Max torque: 336Nm

Transmission

6-speed automatic

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