The Ford is among the oldest car manufacturers that have maintained excellent auto designing up to date. Among its high-end car productions includes the Expedition model. This full-size SUV has enabled it to attract a wide range of consumers worried. The American automaker has unveiled plans of update this vehicle for the 2018 model year. Ford Expedition was initially based on the F-150 when it comes to design inspiration. However, over the years, the manufacturer has drifted from its original styling to a more elegant Sports Utility Vehicle designing. The 2018 Ford Expedition is the car model that will revolutionize the SUV industry, thanks to it its impressive exterior styling and more luxurious interior cabin.
The powertrain has also been revised to enhance its performance. Consumers should expect the upcoming Ford Expedition to be offered in 8 trim levels. These include the XLT, XLT EL, Limited, Platinum, Platinum EL, King Ranch and King Ranch EL.
2018 Ford Expedition – Elegance Design:
The SUV is going to maintain its traditional exterior design with some impressive updates. The F-150 was the first ever military-grade aluminum car model that Ford produced back in 2015. Consumers were amazed by its descent and sturdy exterior design. Therefore, the new 2018 Ford Expedition is going to copy the same styling with a combination of high-strength steel and lightweight aluminum materials. The manufacturer has emphasized on the use of lightweight exterior design to reduce the car’s overall weight hence improve its aerodynamic performance and fuel efficiency. Expect redesigned front bumper, new LED headlights and fog lights, more aggressive grille at the front fascia and also better air intakes to enhance engine cooling. The rear end gets LED taillights and a premium exhaust tip. The Ford Expedition’s aggressive profile will be complemented by 22-inch alloy wheels on which it will ride.
The interior cabin on 2018 Ford Expedition has been updated with a more luxurious outlook a comfortable design. It will be slated with modern infotainment and high-end technological features like the sync3. Since the 2018 Ford Expedition is a full-size family SUV, it will feature a spacious interior and four power operated doors. There are sufficient headroom and legroom to enhance the comfort. The dashboard has been also revised with a wide LCD screen display mounted at the center of the instrument panel. The upcoming Ford Expedition comes with 3 rows of seats. The seats also adopt high-quality leather material upholstering. Most parts of the cabin feature premium wood trimming which further helps in the reduction of the car’s weight hence translating to enhance aerodynamic power and better fuel efficiency.
Other standard interior features also include automatic climate control, modern air conditioning system, conditioner, and Bluetooth smartphone integration, 10-speaker Sony sound system featuring HD satellite radio, compatible USB port interface, and CD/MP3/MP4 player. The vehicle will be offered with array off driver assistance and safety features including adaptive cruise control, 4-wheel antilock brakes, traction control, pre-collision warning system, high-quality safety belts and airbags, parking assist, rear view camera, emergency braking system and others.
2018 Ford Expedition – EcoBoost Engine:
According to reliable rumor sources, the base unit is a 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 engine that is capable of delivering 365 hp at 420 lb-ft of torque. The engine will be paired to 6-speed automatic transmission. This transmission will send power to standard front-wheel drive (FWD) or an optional all-wheel Drive (AWD). In terms of fuel economy, this powertrain is rated at 16/22 mpg for city/highways drives.
2018 Ford Expedition – Expected Release Date and Price:
Consumers are expecting the 2018 Ford Expedition to make its debut in 2017 Detroit Auto show in 2018 year model. Finally, this SUV will go for around $46,000 as the base price. While higher trim versions will be priced as much as $60,000.