2014 Ford Flex

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2014 Ford Flex
2014 Ford Flex

Key specs

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The good:

  • Roomy, comfortable seating
  • Ride quality
  • Automated parking option

The bad:

  • Wide turning circle
  • Mushy braking feel
  • Short cargo area

4 trims

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Wondering which trim is right for you?

Our 2014 Ford Flex trim comparison will help you decide.

Notable features

  • Choice of V-6 engines, including turbo V-6
  • Seats six or seven in three rows
  • Front- or all-wheel drive
  • Inflatable seat belts (second row)

2014 Ford Flex review: Our expert's take

What Is the 2014 Ford Flex?

The Ford Flex is a three-row SUV with seating for six or seven. It's available in four trim levels: SE, SEL, Limited and Limited w/EcoBoost. It competes against models like the Mazda CX-9, Chevrolet Traverse and Toyota Highlander.

What's New on the 2014 Ford Flex?

There are no significant changes to the Ford Flex for the 2014 model year.

How Does the 2014 Ford Flex Compare to Other SUVs?

The 2014 Ford Flex meets the needs of busy families without sacrificing style. Its interior is well thought-out and spacious.

What Features in the 2014 Ford Flex Are Most Important?

The Ford Flex is equipped with a 287-horsepower, 3.5-liter V-6 engine and a six-speed automatic transmission. There's an optional 365-hp, turbocharged 3.5-liter V-6.

Significant standard features include 17-inch aluminum wheels, dual exhaust and a two-seat third-row bench seat. Available amenities include a power liftgate, shift paddles on the steering wheel, MyFord Touch, keyless entry and start, a refrigerated console, a navigation system and active park assist.

Standard safety features include antilock brakes, an electronic stability system, side-impact airbags for the front seats, side curtain airbags for all three rows of seats and inflatable seat belts for the second row. Available safety features include blind spot warning with rear cross-traffic alert, adaptive cruise control and forward collision warning.

Should I Buy the 2014 Ford Flex?

Although the vehicle has a large turning circle and short cargo area, its ride quality and roomy interior make it a good choice for families.

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Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 4.8
  • Interior design 4.7
  • Performance 4.6
  • Value for the money 4.5
  • Exterior styling 4.7
  • Reliability 4.6

Most recent consumer reviews


Best car for the money

I cannot figure out why Ford stopped making this cool car. They ride excellently have plenty of horse-power and are very roomy. I personally think that the same guys that screwed up the design of the Mustangs made the decision to cancel the Flex.


Boxy sel

Great for hauling things around besides the kids, The 3.5 standard v6 is not strong enough for this heavy box on wheels I found the 6speed trans can keep up but the motor struggles lugging this thing around. If your going to purchase one get the AWD with the turbo charged 3.5 overall I’d buy another just not the base sel model


I love my 2014 Ford Flex!

I love this car! Everyone who rides in it loves this car! People also tell me, “what a good looking ride it is.” What were you thinking discontinuing Ford Flex??!! I think people were just starting to get the feels for Ford Flex’s. If you’re going to discontinue one of your cars do the other SUVs I test drove and hated. Just by i decided to test drive one and on the spot bought it. You won me over with a FLEX, we used to be strictly Chevy. Bring back the flex...please. When I wear this one out what am I going to get after a FLEX?

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