Ford introduced the Ford Expedition in the 80’s to replace their famous Bronco model. Since then, full-sized SUV had gone on to become on the most popular in this company’s SUV lineup. This 2016 Ford Expedition EL is expected to arrive as a refreshed version of its current model on offer. It will be based on aluminum design, have better-looking visuals, more comfortable seating arrangements and increased overall performance. From the available information, we can understand this car will be quite the package that one cannot dare afford to miss out on. If that were not all, this car would be available on a wide range of trim variants- XLT, XLT EL, Limited EL and Platinum.
2016 Ford Expedition EL Interior Design
The 2016 Ford Expedition EL has ample space to accommodate up to eight passengers and have ample room for cargo. Cabin embellishments range from plastic to wooden based designs, and so do its seats from cloth based on premium leather variants. The base version comes equipped with a standard 4.2 inch center console display while the advanced trim has an 8-inch touchscreen. Overall, Ford has refined the comfort elements to provide enjoyable rides each, and every time you set foot in this vehicle.
Some technology features included in different level of trims are a navigation system, dual-zone climate control and twin LCD widescreen monitors for its rear seats as a form of entertainment.
2016 Ford Expedition EL Exterior Modifications
This sixth generation of Expedition, on the contrary to popular expectations, will be refreshment and not a complete redesign. Based on the market trend, the American motor company decided to go with some significant refreshments starting with a three-stripe grille with chrome outlining, sleeker headlights and bolder bumper visual. Its back side has long rear pillars shaped in the form of three-side window and lift gates that provide plenty of room for loading. Overall, the vehicle will retain its popular aerodynamic body construction.
2016 Ford Expedition EL Engine Specs
Change in under the hood features is widely recognized as the upcoming car is expected to come with various engine options. It will have much powerful and fuel economic engines that will significantly boost up this car’s worth. This car has a 3.6 liter V6 EcoBoost engine in place of a V8 5.4 liter engine. This would help the car to have better performance, all the while not sacrificing on fuel efficiency. This engine would be capable of delivering a horsepower of 365 and torque of 420 lbs.-ft. of torque. It will most likely be paired with a 6-speed auto transmission delivering power to its rear wheels. The 2016 Ford Expedition EL will also come with an all-wheel drive system for its premium trim variants.
2016 Ford Expedition EL Release Date and Price
Price is expected to range widely among various trim levels. As far as the base model goes, we can expect it to cost a little higher than $44,000 while the 2016 Ford Expedition EL might cost as high as $63,000. It will compete with other SUVs like Toyota Sequoia and Chevrolet Tahoe when it arrives in the market later in 2015.