The Company Ford is ready to present the sixth generation of the famous seven-seat SUV. All new 2016 Ford Expedition is a symbiosis of roominess, immense power, and heightened comfort. A bunch of fresh improvements were made to implement the customers’ demand to achieve the cutting-edge progress.
Exterior and Interior Progress
Dimensions of the new model remain unchanged. It still can hold eight passengers in his three-row seat cabin. The manufacturers put their stress less on the appearance change, but more on the performance enhancement. Now this truck is made of lighter materials allowing to reduce fuel consumption.
It is obvious from the outside that the head lights have been redisigned a bit. The bumper obtained more chrome decoration. The front grill has also undergone sufficient upgrade. Chrome trim with three horizontal lines holds the Ford logo. The back view is done in more sleek and light-enhanced way. Wheels have also undergone some improvement – now it will be possible to go with 22-inch wheels. Three rows of windows and five doors will not make this truck heavier – on the contrary – the excretion of modern light materials will reduce total car weigh up to 300 pounds.
A completely new feature added this year is the customer option to choose the inside trim. There are exist four possible variations of cabin decoration: King Ranch, Platinum, Limited, and XLT. As an option there was also added LED lightning of the cabin. Central console can boast of very huge eight-inch screen with Easy-Touch technology. Sony audio system used here can boast of ten speakers and voice control switching.
Technology and Engine Specs
New engine will be added to this model of 2016 Ford Expedition – eight-cylinder Twin Turbo 3.5 liter capable of more than 365 horsepower. Powertrain with 420 lbs of torque has direct Eco-Boost injection. Six-speed transmission will go with two variations of gear box – automatic and manual featured by the ability to switch between front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive.
Speaking about other technologies it is impossible to skip improved Front and Back Parking Assist which helps to park safely giving a driver visual and audible warnings when something goes wrong.
Price and Date of Release
As far as we can judge from previous discussions, the all new 2016 Ford Expedition will vary in price between $40,000 to $ 45,000. Sleeker inner trim will cost significantly more. According to the reliable sources new Ford will be available on the market in spring 2016.