2016 Ford Expedition comes as the sixth generation of this famous Ford’s model. New SUV will hit the showroom floors completely improved and redesigned.
Body look and interior
New 2016 Ford Expedition comes available in 8 trim levels: XLT, XLT EL, Limited, Limited EL, King Ranch, King Ranch EL, Platinum and Platinum EL. It will suffer many changes but also some things will stay the same. This large Ford’s model comes with three rows of seats and ability to accomodate up to 8 passengers. This five-door SUV will also have three rows of windows. Cabin of this large Ford’s vehicle will be made of high quality materials and equipped with the latest standard and safety technology features. These features include new 10-speaker Sony audio system, USB and Bluetooth connectivity, MyFord Touch infotainment system, new air conditioning and many more. When we are talking about the exterior, there we will be able to see new chromed front grille, headlights and bumper. These redesigned parts will give to the vehicle more futuristic and powerful appearance. With the usage of new materials and engine options, new Ford Expedition’s weight will be reduced for at least 200 to 300 pounds. With this lighter body and new powertrain its performances will be improved.
2016 Ford Expedition engine options
Under the hood of the new 2016 Ford Expedition we shall find the biggest changes and improvements. New model will be underpinned with the new 3.5-liter direct-injection twin-turbo EcoBoost V6 engine. This great power unit is capable to produce 365 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque. If we compare the new with the current 5.4-liter V8 engine, we will be able to see that with more power, new engine also comes and with better fuel consumption. All trim levels will come with RWD and six-speed automatic transmission. AWD will be optional.
Price and release date
2016 Ford Expedition will be released sometime in the mid of 2016. Pricing will depend of the trim level, but according to some sources the basic model could cost around $42,000.