2017 Ford® Flex SUV | Performance features | Ford.ca

Performance meets control

Performance meets control

The 2017 Ford Flex offers a range of remarkable features, from impressive performance to smart amenities. The available 3.5L EcoBoost® delivers enough power and torque to haul a heavy load. Control features include standard AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Control™)19 and available Intelligent all-wheel drive (AWD). A rear view camera10 is standard and the available Navigation System offers guidance to help get you where you need to go. SYNC®6  comes standard on SE and SYNC® 390  with an 8" LCD touch-screen, is standard on the SEL and Limited. And because every trip should be enjoyable, go ahead and crank up the available 390-watt Audio System from Sony®14  .

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3.5L EcoBoost® Engine

The 3.5L EcoBoost® has a Government of Canada-estimated rating of 15.7 L/100 km (18 mpg) city, 11.2 L/100 km (25 mpg) hwy, 13.7 L/100 km (21 mpg) combined2 , AWD. It generates 365 horsepower and 350 lb.-ft. of torque11  across a wide 1,500-5,500 rpm range. This engine is teamed with the traction and handling of Intelligent all-wheel drive.
Available 3.5L EcoBoost® Engine
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Available Intelligent All-Wheel Drive (AWD)

Available Intelligent All-Wheel Drive (AWD)

Intelligent AWD sensors balance torque between the front and rear wheels to enhance handling and maximize traction, typically before wheelslip can even occur. Available on the 2017 Ford Flex SEL and Limited. Standard on the Limited when equipped with the available 3.5L EcoBoost ® engine.
Available SYNC® 3 now with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

Available SYNC390 with Apple CarPlay111 and Android Auto110

With SYNC 390, now with Apple CarPlay111and Android Auto110, you can enjoy all of the great SYNC features, plus our next generation of voice-activated technology90.

Smart hardware meets smart software

  • Easy-to-read colour touchscreen conveniently displays phone, audio and available navigation functions on the home screen

High-speed performance

  • From a light tap on the touchscreen to simple voice commands, SYNC 390delivers at an impressive speed

Capacitive touchscreen

  • Discover impressive responsiveness such as the convenient swipe feature

Enhanced voice recognition

  • Talk with simple, real-world voice commands and the system responds

Easy destination entry

  • With optional navigation, locate your favourite restaurants and more with easy destination entry and pinch-to-zoom functionality

Siri® seamless integration

  • Bring the power of Siri® Eyes Free and your iPhone® into your vehicle91.
Rear View Camera with Backup Assist Grid Lines

Rear View Camera with Backup Assist Grid Lines10

Put the vehicle in Reverse and the standard rear view camera automatically displays the image of what’s behind your vehicle as you’re slowly backing up10 . Backup Assist Grid lines make it easy to navigate in reverse. Shown on the available 8-inch centre stack screen. 
Available Navigation System

Available Navigation System

The available navigation includes Global Positioning System (GPS) technology, which is combined with 3-D mapping and voice-guided turn-by-turn directions. It also includes a six-month trial subscription to SiriusXM® Satellite Radio13.     

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AdvanceTrac® with RSC®

AdvanceTrac® with RSC®19

AdvanceTrac® with RSC® (Roll Stability Control™)19 uses gyroscopic sensors to measure both vehicle roll and turning rates. Corner too quickly or swerve to avoid an object and RSC applies brake pressure and reduces engine power to help keep your vehicle under control19 . And it all happens in the time it takes to blink an eye. Trailer sway control is included in the Class III Trailer Tow Package for 2017 Ford Flex SEL and Limited.
Available Audio System from Sony® with 12 speakers

Available Audio System from Sony®14  with 12 speakers

The available Audio System by Sony® 14  with 12 speakers, standard on the Limited, features 390 watts and 12 premium speakers, including a rear subwoofer.
Available HID Headlights

Available HID Headlights

Available high-intensity discharge (HID) headlights use less energy, produce more than twice the output and last longer than conventional halogen bulbs. HID headlights are standard on the 2017 Ford Flex Limited.