The 2018 Ford Expedition is brand new from the roof rack down to the tires! This three-row SUV is more rugged than ever before, built on a traditional truck-base so you can pack in the entire family and haul all your favorite oversized outdoor toys with no problem! The 2018 Expedition has room for up to eight passengers and is powered by an impressive turbocharged V6 engine! Check out the rest of our 2018 Ford Expedition review to learn more!
What kind of feature options does the 2018 Expedition offer?
Ford offers the 2018 Expedition in three trim levels: the XLT, the Limited and the top of the lime Platinum model! The XLT model comes loaded with tons of great standard features including a “one-touch” 60/40 split folding third row, a second-row seat with 40/20/40 split folding that can also slide and recline, power adjustable pedals, a six-way power driver seat, and air conditioning. As well as heated side mirrors, rear parking sensors, a rearview camera, push-button ignition, rear parking sensors, roof rack rails, running boards, and 18-inch alloy wheels! Standard technology features include rear audio controls, auxiliary jack, USB interface, satellite radio, a CD player, a nine-speaker sound system, Bluetooth connectivity, second-row USB charging ports, a 4.2-inch central display, and Ford’s Sync voice-control system! There are two packages available for the XLT model. The 201A package adds leather upholstery to the first and second row seats, a power-folding third-row seat, and eight-way power-adjustable front seats. The 202A package adds 110-volt household style outlet, Sync Connect, the Sync 3 tech interface with an 8-inch touchscreen, ambient cabin lighting, automatic dual-zone climate control, a heated steering wheel, a power tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, driver position memory settings, heated and ventilated front seats, power-folding mirrors, remote engine start, keyless entry, chrome running boards, and a hands-free power liftgate. There are quite a few stand-alone options as well including a heavy-duty trailer tow package, a navigation system, a panoramic sunroof, roof-rail crossbars, and 20-inch wheels!
What type of engine is powering the 2018 Expedition?
Each 2018 Expedition is powered by a 3.5-liter EcoBoost twin-turbocharged V6 engine that delivers 375 horsepower and 470 pound-feet of torque! In the Platinum model, this engine is a tad more powerful coming in at 400 horsepower and 480 pound-feet of torque! Fuel economy is pretty efficient for this size vehicle, with 2WD this engine can get 24 mpg on the highway and 17 mpg in the city! This engine comes matched to a 10-speed automatic transmission. You can opt for a 4WD system that comes with a terrain-select system so no matter the road conditions you can maximize the traction!
What are some of the standard safety and security features for 2018?
The 2018 Ford Expedition comes equipped with tons of amazing safety and security features! Standard safety features for all models include rear-door child-safety locks, side-impact airbags, dual-stage front airbags, rear view camera with backup assist grid lines and washer, LATCH system, four-wheel disc brakes with anti-lock brake system, individual tire pressure monitoring system, a Safety Canopy system, and an SOS Post-Crash Alert System. Standard security features for all models include MyKey, SecuriCode keyless entry keypad, Personal Safety System, Perimeter Alarm, remote keyless entry system, and SecuriLock passive anti-theft system!
The Ford Expedition is a quality SUV that has been completely redesigned for 2018! No feature was left without an update making it incredibly comfortable, stylish and technologically advanced! Come on down to Sunset Ford today to take a 2018 Expedition out for a test drive!