The Ford Expedition is full-size SUV that came in early 90s as replacement of legendary Ford Bronco. It was re-engineered for 2015 model which means that 2016 Ford Expedition will come with some small modifications for next model year. The main novelty could be diesel powerplant in Ford Expedition 2016 engine lineup. The base model will be powered by 3.5-liter petrol engine. The weight will be reduced using lightweight materials and implies with better performance and handling.
2016 Ford Expedition redesign
The 2016 Ford Expedition will keep its boxy design. Front fascia will be recognizable by its large three-stripe chrome grille and muscular bumper. Angular LED headlights and foglights will be integrated into front bumper and side fenders. The weight reduction for around 200 – 300 pounds will improve its fuel economy and handling. The wheels will be changed and its have size will go up to 22 inches. Inside the new Expedition will be place for 8 passengers in three rows. The new Ford Expedition 2016 will be equipped with the latest technology like Sony audio system with 10 speaker surround system, three zone climate control, MyFord Touch infotainment system with USB and Bluetooth ports. The new Ford full-size SUV will be available in eight trim levels: base XLT, XLT EL, Limited, Limited EL, King Ranch, Platinum, King Ranch El and Platinum El.
Ford Expedition 2016 changes
Under the hood of the new 2016 Ford Expedition sure thing is that it will be gas engine Diesel powerplant could be optional for those people that need better towing capacity for their boats, and big trailers. The Ford Explorer 2016 will probably be available with 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6 engine that produces 365 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque. This engine will be mated to 6-speed automatic transmission and power will be transferred to front wheels while the all-wheel-drive system will be optional. The fuel consumption will be rated as current model. It will have around 16/22 mpg city/hwy for FWD while the AWD will lower the numbers to 15/20 mpg city/hwy.
2016 Ford Expedition release date and price
The release date of the new Ford Expedition 2016 wasn’t announced yet but we could expect that it will hit the roads till end of 2015. The price will be near the rates of current model. That means that the 2016 Ford Expedition will be priced around $42,000 for base XLT model while the top Platinum EL trim level will cost around $61,000.
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