Atchley Ford Confirms, the 2011 Ford Edge Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick

Atchley Ford is proud to confirm that the all-new 2011 Ford Edge earned an IIHS Top Safety Pick thanks to abundant standard safety features.
By: Matt Ackers
 
April 26, 2011 - PRLog -- Car shoppers have a number of priorities in mind when purchasing a new vehicle and safety is typically high on the list. The Insurances Institute for Highway Safety gives consumers an unbiased opinion on the safest cars on the road. Atchley Ford is excited to confirm that the 2011 Ford Edge was named one of the IIHS Top Safety Picks in the midsize SUV category.

To earn a Top Safety Pick, a vehicle must receive a rating of “good” in offset frontal-side-and rear-impact crash tests, as well as in roof strength evaluations. Ford currently has 10 vehicles on the road that have earned Top Safety Picks.

The 2011 Ford Edge is equipped with technologies that help prevent crashes, from parking lot fenders to high-speed collisions, by warning drivers of the potential for danger. Driver-aided and safety technologies in the Ford Edge included options such as adaptive cruise control, collision warning with brake support, Blind Spot Information System with cross-traffic alert, a tire pressure monitoring system, and MyKey.

In addition to the impressive safety ratings, the Ford Edge also has a best in class fuel economy and horsepower. The 2011 Edge is equipped with a 3.5-liter V6 that generates 285 horsepower and has and EPA estimated fuel economy of 27 mpg highway.

For more information about all of the safe and fuel efficient Ford models, stop into Atchley Ford to speak with one of the knowledgeable sales team members, or to take a test drive. Also, visit Atchley Ford’s website to see current inventory at www.atchleyford.com/NewFordCars.aspx.      

About Atchley Ford:
Atchley Ford is proud to have served the Omaha, Nebraska area for over 35 years. Carrying a full line of new and used Ford cars, Atchley Ford offers the best selection when it comes to purchasing a vehicle. The knowledgeable and award winning service department at Atchley Ford is prepared to assist with repairs and routine maintenance and the Parts Department offers one-stop shopping on a full selection of Ford parts and accessories. Atchley Ford strives for 100 percent customer satisfaction for every visit.
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Source:Matt Ackers
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