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2018 Ford Expedition may feature an innovative aluminum body


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The subsequent-generation Ford Expedition is more or less ready, but it will be in about two years, or even earlier than that. Anyhow, the 2018 model is spotted for the first time, and according to rumors, the 2018 Ford Expedition will be offered with the similar aluminum treatment as that of the a Ford F-150, Raptor and , Super Duty pickup trucks. This way, Ford plans to reduce some considerable weights from its life-size 2015 Expedition.

Manteno and Chicago drivers have been eagerly waiting for the redesign and the release of the long-awaited new model Expedition. A model of the next-generation Expedition has lately been sighted near the improvement center in Michigan, so there is more detail than ever about what is shaping up to be a extraordinary sport utility vehicle.

2018 Ford Expedition spy photos front

2018 Ford Expedition Changes, Interior

The most thrilling news is that the 2018 Expedition is anticipated to be released with the aluminum body. The model showcases an analogous front fascia as that of the famous F-150, which amazed the trucking industry with its own aluminum body.

Besides getting the aluminum body, the next generation Ford Expedition is also expected to get certain interior and exterior styling cues from the popular Ford F-150 pickup truck. This chiefly refers to the front finish, which now looks approximately the same as that of the Ford F-150. Additionally, the back end of the new vehicle will get some minor tweaks, as well. The back fascia of the vehicle appears sloped and pretty fashionable.

2018 Ford Expedition spy photos side

However, one thing that remains unchanged is the silhouette that seems to be the same. This is a better thing, as this way the new model Expedition would keep its roomy and comfortable interior with the cargo capacity of 130.8 cubic feet. Regarding new Ford Expedition 2018 interior, apart from the total redesign, and new Expedition would come outfitted with the most modern SYNC 3 infotainment system of Ford.

It seems sensible for the automaker to extend that expertise into the sport utility vehicle market. It would represent a considerable drop in weight, which was achieved up to 700 pounds in the Ford F-150 when compared to that of its predecessor. Moreover, this was achieved devoid of sacrificing anything in terms of style or strength. Though nothing has been confirmed by the automaker, this change is likely to be expected.

2018 Ford Expedition spy photos interior

2018 Ford Expedition Engine

According to reliable sources, the next Expedition will be outfitted with different engines from the EcoBoost group. The first will be a 3.5-liter capacity mill and the next will most likely be an engine with the displacement of 2.7 liters. Of course, the reduction in weight created by the 2018 Ford Expedition aluminum body indicates that Manteno and Chicago drivers would get vastly enhanced efficiency ratings and a much efficient drive.

As the new model expedition is expected to be powered by the same engine as that of the current model, the expected powertrain figures include 365 HP of power and 420 pounds per foot of torque and the maximum towing capacity of the new Expedition is expected to be 9200 pounds (4182 kg).

See also competition 2017 Toyota Highlander Redesign

2018 Ford Expedition spy photos rear

Price and release date

The 2018 Expedition is anticipated to turn heads and challenge anticipation when it is finally released, which is not yet revealed by Ford. However some rumors claim that 2018 Ford Expedition release date should be before the end of 2017.

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