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What Is the Best SUV for My Family?

Your family is in need of an upgraded SUV, but not just any SUV. You want the reliability, comfort, and advanced features you can only get from a Ford. Ford's SUV lineup is packed with impressive models with the space you need and the technology you want. The team at Landmark Ford in Springfield, IL has detailed the key aspects of each Ford SUV to help you determine which is right for your lifestyle. Read on to learn more, or call our dealership at (866) 807-5399.

For more information about any of the Ford SUVs and available trim levels, head on over to our model research pages.

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Ford Edge

The Ford Edge has seating for up to five passengers. This well-rounded SUV has everything you need from the latest technology features to a comfortable interior. The stylish interior has been expertly crafted with available leather seating, as well as a Panoramic Vista Roof®. The new Edge comes with safety features such as Enhanced Active Park Assist, BLIS® with Cross-Traffic Alert, and Lane-Keeping System. Learn more about what the Ford Edge can offer your family below:

  • 9 cu. ft. of passenger volume
  • 2 cu. ft. of cargo space behind the second row
  • Available EasyFold® seat release
  • Rain-sensing wipers and auto-dimming exterior mirrors
  • SYNC® 3 infotainment system

Ford Escape

Families who put safety at the top of their wish list will find a perfect match in the Ford Escape. NHTSA gave the Ford Escape a 5-star overall crash test rating due to its incredible engineering. You'll appreciate additional family-friendly features such as a hands-free liftgate, SYNC® 3 infotainment system, and a panoramic sunroof. Additional features with the Ford Escape include:

  • 3,500 lbs. maximum towing capacity
  • Available Intelligent 4WD System
  • Lane-Keeping System
  • Enhanced Active Park Assist
  • Adaptive Cruise Control and Forward Collision Warning with Brake Support

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  A silver 2018 Ford Expedition parked close to the camera  

Ford Expedition

Do you have a large family? The days of taking several cars to get to the same place are over with the Ford Expedition which has seating for up to eight passengers. Stow your essentials without losing passenger space thanks to the advanced Cargo Management System. The adjustable shelf behind the third row allows you to customize your very own storage space. Read on for more information about the incredible Ford Expedition.

  • Best-in-class 9,300 lbs. towing capacity
  • Dual headrest rear-seat entertainment system
  • 360-degree view camera
  • Available Expedition MAX model adds another 16.9 cu. ft. of space
  • Terrain Management System™
  • Pro Trailer Backup Assist™

Looking for Something More Adventurous?

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Ford Explorer

Families with a thurs for adventure will love the Ford Explorer. The Explorer can tow up to 5,000 lbs. when properly equipped, making it perfect for boats and trailers. The hands-free foot-activated liftgate makes loading cargo easier than ever. The Explorer seats up to seven passengers, and the available PowerFold® third-row seats fold flat with the touch of a button to give you even more cargo space. Learn more about the Explorer below:

  • Trailer Sway Control
  • Terrain Management System
  • 180-degree camera
  • Ford Safe and Smart™ Package
  • SYNC® Connect with FordPass™

Ford Flex

Your family will always arrive in style in the new Ford Flex. The unique exterior is customizable with a selection of appearance packages. Inside you'll enjoy available wood accents, leather-trimmed seats, and seating for seven. Take convenience to the next level with a power liftgate and heated, power-folding exterior mirrors. Take a look at the additional family-friendly features available with the Flex:

  • Maximum cargo space of 83.2 cu.-ft.
  • MyKey® teen-driver technology
  • Rain sensing wipers
  • Rearview camera with Backup Assist Grid
  • Navigation
  • Active Park Assist

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Schedule a Test Drive in Springfield, IL

The best way to determine which Ford SUV is right for your family is to come in to Landmark Ford in Springfield, IL for a test drive. Browse our new inventory for the latest models and trim levels of your favorite SUV, and then call our dealership at (866) 807-5399 to schedule your appointment. We also encourage you to view our factory direct incentives for exciting new deals on select Ford models.


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