The 2019 Edge ST is the first Ford crossover to receive the ST performance treatment.

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The ST will replace the Sport in the Edge model lineup for the 2019 model year.

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Powering the Edge ST is a 2.7-liter twin-turbocharged V6 engine producing 335 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque.

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The engine mates to an enhanced eight-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters.

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A Sport mode calls up optimal engine and transmission performance to hold gears near redline when cornering and will rev-match for downshifts.

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Sharper handling comes courtesy of an uprated suspension that Ford claims is still compliant for daily driving.

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Bigger brakes and available 21-inch wheels wrapped with Pirelli P Zero summer tires further improve handling.

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Ford will also offer the 2019 Edge ST with an optional performance brake system.

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2018 Ford Performance lineup

Visually, the Edge ST sets itself apart from regular models with a black hexagonal grille, deeper side skirts, vertical exhaust outlets.

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The 2019 Ford Edge and Edge ST will arrive in dealers' showrooms at the end of summer.

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