Ford has planned to revamp its Expedition to bring 2018 Ford Expedition. Ford’s Expedition is the full-size SUV with rear wheel drive system along with its four-wheel drive system. Rumors have told that the manufacturer will give a bit different shape to its current edition.
The manufacturer has already surprised the whole world with the production F-150 along with the incorporation of military-grade aluminum parts. It has been rumored that Ford Expedition 2018 will integrate the same material for better stability and performance. Whatsoever, it is for sure that this new model will get a lighter aluminum body than its predecessor.
2018 Ford Expedition – Redesign
According to several reports, it has been found that new Expedition concept went through many testing. The top official has already said that this model will be the next stealer for those buyers who are willing to enjoy their trips with their family and some selective people.
Another thing is that one can get the advantage of minibus type possibilities. This new model will far better than minibus in comparison to the level of comfort. Perhaps, the vehicle will retain its traditional look; it will not lose its signature profile. However, Ford has determined to make changes in its front fascia. It will be interesting to see what the automaker will reveal.
2018 Ford Expedition – Design
- The incorporation of the aluminum body will separate 2018 Expedition in its class.
- High strength steel for the chassis will enable it to tow extra loads than the predecessor.
- Front bumper will be seemed to offer a similar
- Headlights, fog lights, and taillights will be redesigned in some extent.
Nevertheless, the competition will get over if the manufacturer will not offer uniqueness. It is predicted that cabin design and style will borrow from the F-150 model. However, there is no confirmation about the same. This family vehicle will be the hub of numerous modern technological features. It is expected to get:
- Sync3 infotainment system
- myFord Touch infotainment system
- Modern air conditioning system
- Comfortable accommodation of eight adult passengers
- Seats with perfect upholstery
- Aluminum and wood trims are incorporated in the cabin
Also, it is heard that 2018 Ford Expedition gets a considerable reduction in weight. This will not only improve performance, but it will increase the fuel efficiency as well.
2018 Ford Expedition – Under the Hood
Several reports have suggested that 3.5-liter, EcoBoost V6 engine with 325 hp of power will get a green signal. It is expected to get a tweak to deliver 411 hp. This engine will be mated to 6-speed automatic transmission system. There is a possibility of incorporation of a 10-speed transmission system.
An engine variant of 2.7 liters EcoBoost engine might be equipped to produce a power of 325 hp and torque of 375 lb-ft.
2018 Ford Expedition – Release Date, Price, and Competitors
The price of the model is $47,000-$80,000 and might hit the showroom in early 2018. With the possibility of competitors, 2018 Ford Expedition has to fight against GMC Yukon, Toyota Sequoia, and Chevy Tahoe.