Everyone would agree that Ford Expedition is one of the most exploratory SUV ever and that is exactly why the company is not willing to let Expedition go. That time will come soon when the 6th generation model will be released. The interiors and exteriors have been improved massively. The automakers have planned to change the seating arrangement so that the new generation Ford Expedition could accommodate 3 rows of the passenger seats but on total, 8 passengers can be accommodated. Changes in the drive train are expected too. The dimensions of the car are the same but its overall weight is going to be decreased because the automakers have used a light material for the car and the chassis design is lightweight as well.
2016 Ford Expedition El – Exterior and Interior
2016 Ford Expedition EL is not the only trim level that is available. There is a variety of options for everyone to choose from when it comes to the trim levels. Each trim comes with its own set of features but there are not major changes in the dynamics. For Ford Expedition, 8 trims are available which include EL, platinum EL, king ranch EL, Limited EL, King Ranch and XLT EL. In order to make the expedition look trendier, and more aggressive than its previous version, a brand new design configuration was added. The new design specifications include modified head lamps, a brand new bumper design on the front and improved chrome on the outer grille. Tinted windows provided are optional, the cab has made larger and you will see 22 inch alloy wheels. Moving on to the inside, the interior upgrades are based on the most amazing technological upgrades. The automakers have planned to add all sorts of features into the car to improve its infotainment system. An upgrade that will be seen is the My Ford touch system. Other include wireless connectivity, the latest audio system by Sony with 10 speakers, LCD display unit, LED lighting, USB port, Bluetooth,navigation system and more.
2016 Ford Expedition El – Engine and Performance
2016 Ford Expedition EL is going to be available in multiple engine options and some of the options from last year have been maintained too. The first option is the 5.4 liter v8 engine in which the current generation expedition is available. The next option is the 3.5 liter EcoBoost v6 engine available with direct injection. This unit is capable of bringing more output and improved fuel economy. The engine will be capable of producing 365 hp and torque of 420 pound feet. The gearbox provided will be 6-speed auto. It will be available in 2 driving options; one is the standard rear wheel drive and the second one is the four wheel drive which will be optional.
2016 Ford Expedition El – Price and Release Date
It is unknown when the 2016 Ford Expedition EL will be released but from rumors, it is said that this new generation car will be launched in the middle of 2015. Price of new 2016 Ford Expedition EL will depends on the trim level chosen but the standard price of this SUV is $42,000.