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2016 Ford Expedition price, redesign, changes – The Ford Company has developed the new Expedition in a way to make an immediate impact on the market. The customers will be stunned with its new look, interior equipment, improved engine and performance. Because the Japan-based companies are overtaking the US market very fast, Ford Company wants to regain popularity of its SUV vehicles. The new Ford Expedition 2016 full-size SUV should be an answer to these foreign threats and we will see if this new SUV is capable to battle with other vehicles in this class.
2016 Ford Expedition redesign
Even though the cabin suffered a lot of changes, the exterior is almost the same as on the previous models of Ford Expedition. Design changes, mostly include a change of the material for building, so the vehicle will be significantly lighter than before. The weight reduction will be up to 200-300 pounds. But still, that will not affect performance and output numbers. Some modifications will be visible after all, such as a new bumper, headlights, grille, and the all-new 22 inch wheels. The new Ford Expedition 2016 will have 8 trim options: the XLT, XLT EL, Limited, Limited EL, King Ranch, Platinum, King Ranch EL and Platinum EL.
Compared to the current version, the new Expedition is upgraded. As far as the interior of the 2016 Ford Expedition goes, three rows of seats will be available for this model. The full-size SUV will also come with a plenty of interior space, the total number of passengers that can be taken will be 8. It will have 5 doors, all with the ability of automatic opening. The cabin will be equipped with modern high-tech features. Infotainment system will probably be powered with MyFord apps pack. There will be also 10 speaker Sony audio system, and many more new improvements that bring a lot of fun for the passengers.
Ford Expedition 2016 specs
Under the hood of the new Ford Expedition 2016, all trims will have a single engine option. Instead of the current 5.4-liter V8 engine, there will be a 3.5-liter direct-injection twin-turbo EcoBoost V6 unit, capable of pumping out 365 horses, and the torque level of 420 lb-ft. These numbers are pretty near the V8 engine, but the new Expedition’s advantage is that it will have an improved fuel economy segment. RWD and 6-speed automatic gearbox will come as standard offer, while the AWD will come as optional.
2016 Ford Expedition price and release date
The price for the new Ford Expedition 2016 should be in the range from $42,000 to $61,000 depending on the choice of the trim level. The new 2016 Ford Expedition full-size SUV is expected to hit the dealers at the end of this year or at the beginning of 2016.