Ford is an American motor company that designs, produces and sells automobiles. Since its foundation and incorporation on 16th June 1903, it has gained popularity in the production of automobiles and commercial vehicles. The Ford Motor company is rated to be among the biggest manufacturers of automobiles and commercial vehicles. This company has released several automobile models in the past decade. This article focuses specifically on the latest SUV model, 2018 Ford Expedition.
2018 Ford Expedition Exterior and Interior
The Ford motor company has produced a variety of SUV models, but 2018 Ford Expedition is the latest and advanced full-size SUV model. It is anticipated that the concept of 2018 Ford Expedition will lead to the introduction of eight different trim levels: XLTEL, Limited, Limited EL, XLT, King Ranch, Platinum EL, Platinum, and King Ranch EL. The designers and engineers have performed their ultimate duty of delivering the spectacular design both in the interior and the exterior
The designers resolved to make the body of the 2018 ford expedition with ultra-high-strength boron steel and aluminum. This material is lightweight and, as a result, the overall weight of the SUV has been reduced to about 250 pounds. In both the rear and front of the 2018 Ford Expedition are, the headlights and chrome grille that are all under the protection of strong bumper. It is also designed with the advanced automatic door opening technology. It is supported by 22-inch aluminum wheels that are wide enough to facilitate efficient navigation and bend negotiation.
The interior design of 2018 Ford Expedition offers a spacious and comfortable environment, especially with the wood and aluminum finishes. The seat is covered with super quality upholstery and is arranged in three rows. It can accommodate eight passengers comfortably. The entertainment and sound system are designed with the most advanced technology and comprises of 10-speaker audio system, a navigation system, and Bluetooth and USB connections. The interior temperatures are moderated by the modern air- conditioning equipment.
2018 Ford Expedition Engine Specifications
2018 Ford Expedition is powered by two turbo 3, 5 liter V6 engine with an output capacity of 365 horsepower and a torque of 420 pound-feet. The second engine option of the 2018 Ford Expedition is a 6.7-liter power stroke V8 engine that has an output of 440 horsepower and a torque of 860 lb-feet.
The fuel economy of RWD model is estimated to 23 mpg on the highway and 16mpg in the city while the AWD is 15 mpg in the city and 21 mpg on the highway. 2018 Ford Expedition is designed with the hybrid technology that includes the addition of an electric motor to the main engine. The main reason for this design is to reduce the consumption of fuel.
2018 Ford Expedition Release Date and Price
The 2018 Expedition is expected to be released towards the end of 2017. The prices of the model vary with the eight different trims. The Platinum EL is anticipated to be the most expensive trim and will cost approximately $61.000. The least expensive will cost about $42.000.