The 2018 Ford Expedition is completely new. This legendary SUV will receive plenty of changes and it will come better than ever, according to the manufacturer. It is the largest SUV in Ford’s lineup. It originally came about two decades ago. Original model dates from 1997, and we have seen three generations so far. Fourth is on its way. The new model had its premiere less than a month ago, which expect its launch soon. It comes with plenty of new design solutions in all aspects. There is completely new styling, with plenty of new cosmetic details that makes attractive-looking SUV. Also, there is a completely new interior. When it comes to mechanics, new models rides on the latest T3 platform, features updated 3.5-liter engine.
2018 Ford Expedition redesign
The 2018 Ford Expedition is coming completely redesigned. There are many new design solutions and technologies. The first thing that we would like to mention is the new platform. It is a new T3 platform, which comes heavily based on new F-Series. This new SUV also feature completely aluminum body, while chassis is mostly of HSS. So, this new construction provides significant weight savings, which is crucial for excellent performances. When it comes to styling, 2018 Ford Expedition comes with completely new appearance. The front end comes with many similarities to F-150. We can also see many influences from Explorer crossover. This provides more stylish, crossover-like appearance, which should, besides traditional body-on-frame SUV lovers, also attract the wider range of potential buyers. When it comes to the interior, you can notice that dashboard is same as on F-150. This model comes with the extremely spacious cabin, with plenty of space both for passengers and cargo.
2018 Ford Expedition engine
So far, there is one known engine for 2018 Ford Expedition. It is an updated version of familiar 3.5 liter EcoBoost V6 engine. Although the company didn’t announce exact numbers, we are pretty sure that it should have the same output as in new F-150. Max power should be around 375 horses and 470 pound-feet of torque. This engine is extremely efficient and provides much better numbers than some competitors that come with V8 units. Despite this fact, we believe that some V8 variant will be offered in future. When it comes to transmission, 2018 Ford Expedition features new 10-speed automatic gearbox.
2018 Ford Expedition release date and price
The 2018 Ford Expedition should come this summer. Base model should go between 45.000 and 50.000 dollars.