2017 Ford Expedition

For will update their crossover lineup in next few years. Probably, one of the most attractive models is Expedition. This SUV will start new generation with 2017 Ford Expedition. Engineers are working hard to develop and fix all on this vehicle, so we should expect big from it. Design and engine, features and safety, everything is going to be improved and breathtaking. New generation of the crossover could be introduced in 2015 already, but we don’t expect it market appearance before mid 2016.

2017 Ford Expedition front view

2017 Ford Expedition engine

There are rumors about few engine options for 2017 Ford Expedition. However, experts predict that the same powertrain will be modified. It is 5.4-l V8. New Expedition also gets new units, and we heard it is 3.5-l direct-injection V6. This will be EcoBoost engine, capable to deliver 365 hp and 420 lb-ft of torque. Power is sent to rear wheels through 6-speed automatic gearbox. Fuel economy is in par with other vehicles in this rank. The 2017 Expedition runs 16 mpg in city and 23 mpg on highway. New model is expected in AWD mode also, which will have slightly higher consumption with 15/21 for city/highway drive.

2017 Ford Expedition side view

2017 Ford Expedition changes

The Expedition has a three row layout inside the vehicle. That will be good to take up to eight passengers. There is plenty of space and they don’t have to worry about legs or head, because 2017 Ford Expedition offers extreme comfort. Major change is in material used for building, with whom it will save around 200-300 pounds of weight. Grille will be redesigned, as well as bumpers and hood. We also expect new wheels, probably 22-inches size. Another stunning feature could be automatic opening doors. LED lights are certain, because these take less power and offers excellent visibility.

2017 Ford Expedition rear view

2017 Ford Expedition infotainment

For pleasant ride, 2017 Ford Expedition will get improved MyFord Touch system and apps. This is already Ford’s trade mark, but until 2017 year models, there is enough time for big improvements. It is consisted of 10-speaker audio system, navigation and many more features. It could be connected to smartphone via USB or Bluetooth. Part of this is also new air-conditioning equipment, which will be significantly improved with latest technology.

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