The Edge is a car-based SUV with a 3.5-liter V6 engine mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. All-wheel drive is available, but the Ford crossover SUV doesn't offer a third-row seat. Ride is good and the powertrain is quite strong, but lacks refinement. The Edge isn't particularly agile, though its handling is ultimately secure. Interior fit and finish are unimpressive. IIHS crash-test results are commendable.
There are 6 recalls on this vehicle. Learn More.

Overall Owner Satisfaction

Consumer Reports’ Annual Owner Satisfaction Survey can improve the chances of finding a compatible car match. How? Our survey data reveals whether, all things considered, owners would buy the same car again. The answer to that question is what determines our owner-satisfaction rating, which is a powerful piece of intel because it predicts how well a particular model will satisfy other owners.

Overall Owner Satisfaction

Owner Satisfaction with:

Driving Experience

Includes acceleration and handling

What Owners Say

"Great vision when driving. Seats are very confortable."

Anonymous, OH (2007 Ford Edge)

"Holds the road so well. It almost drives itself. Therefore one doesn't get tired when traveling long distances."

Anonymous, WY (2007 Ford Edge)

"A little slow off the start."

Anonymous, AL (2007 Ford Edge)

"This is a very comfortable vehicle whether it is for short or long trips. We only get 20/21 MPG because we have to drive up and down the mountain even to get groceries. When we travel long distances we get 24/25 MPG with it loaded down. The Edge will get up and go in a hurry, no issues there. We did have the transmission replaced after 180,000 miles but I still don't think that's too bad considering the miles and traveling up and down the mountain every day sometimes 2/3 times a day. I will be b..."

Audrey B., GA (2007 Ford Edge)

"Great performance."

Anonymous, AR (2007 Ford Edge)

"The Ford Edge drives and handles well."

Anonymous, CA (2007 Ford Edge)

"Gas hog. Requires costly repairs for a low mileage car"

J K., NJ (2007 Ford Edge)

"nice smooth acceleration with power"

Spencer S., NJ (2007 Ford Edge)

"Incredible in the New ENGLAND WINTER STORMS"

Anonymous, NH (2007 Ford Edge)

"6 cylinder engine provides good power, transmission shift is smooth"

Spencer S., NJ (2007 Ford Edge)

"For having a 6 speed transmission it excellerates fast with not problems shifting even with a six cylinder engine"

Anonymous, PA (2007 Ford Edge)


Includes seats, climate control, noise, and ride

What Owners Say

"The edge has great backseat leg room. Nice ride and handles well"

DONALD S., CO (2007 Ford Edge)

"Ford seats are excellent. They fit my long-legged six-foot one body and my wife's back. There is ample leg room. The ergonomics are very good."

Anonymous, ON (2007 Ford Edge)

"The sears are comfortable. They have a heating feature which is really nice when it is chilly outside."

Anonymous, CA (2007 Ford Edge)

"same issues in Forde Edge with seat comfort as in the Traverse but only worse especially with the seat belts"

Anonymous, NC (2007 Ford Edge)

"The vehicle is very comfortable for long drives. Noise is acceptable, all round good vehicle."

Robert H., AB (2007 Ford Edge)

"Very comfortable seats that fit my body well. Quiet ride."

Anonymous, MN (2007 Ford Edge)

"I brought the car based on how comfortable the seat was not too hard"

Anonymous, NH (2007 Ford Edge)

"rides well handle very well 4 wheel drive just ok"

Gerald H., OK (2007 Ford Edge)

"Very quiet so I can enjoy Sirius radio; great for long distance driving. It is short and easy to maneuver in tight places, but heavy so it rides good."

Jane B., NH (2007 Ford Edge)

"adjustability, and comfort, seat heat"

Robert H., AB (2007 Ford Edge)

"The Edge is so comfortable to sit in (front seats). It's very easy to get in and out of. Rides smoothly and quietly. I love it!"

Brad B., MO (2007 Ford Edge)


Did you get what you wanted relative to the price you paid?

What Owners Say

"After 9 years the car still looks new"

Anonymous, OH (2007 Ford Edge)


Anonymous, WA (2007 Ford Edge)

"Great car. Reliable. Bought with 12k miles. Now have 188k and going strong."

CORTNEY W., VA (2007 Ford Edge)

"Overall, after 30 some odd vehicles owned, this is the best so far."

Anonymous, ON (2007 Ford Edge)

"Back seat is uncomfortable but car is fairly decent value"

DAVID B., MI (2007 Ford Edge)


How it looks inside and out

What Owners Say

"This was the first Edge we purchased. We loved everything about it. It has the the vista roof, leather seats, navigation. Visibility is fantastic. That is probably the main reason we purchased this vehicle when we went looking for an SUV. Handling is fantastic, especially in the winters here. We have been so satisfied with this AWD vehicle that we purchased another Ford Edge this past winter."

SUSAN P., OH (2007 Ford Edge)


Anonymous, WA (2007 Ford Edge)

Would you buy this car again?

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Percentage of owners who would definitely purchase that same vehicle again. Owner-satisfaction Ratings are determined by the percentage of those who answered "definitely yes" to the question asked by the Consumer Reports Annual Auto Survey "Considering all factors (price, performance, reliability, comfort, enjoyment, etc.), would you get this car if you had to do it all over again?". If we don’t have sufficient data, a similar model might be used to form the owner-satisfaction score.
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