The 2015 Ford Expedition was unveiled at the beginning of 2014 at the Dallas Fort Worth auto show. It’ll have a few changes to the engine, suspension, its styling will be sophisticated and the interior will be improved. The new Expedition will come with two different body styles. One will be longer than the other and will also have an extended wheelbase. The four models that are part of the 2015 Expedition with come with both styles as options.
2015 Ford Expedition Interior ad Exterior Changes
Small changes will be made to the exterior while the interior has substantial and useful enhancements. Modifications to the exterior include remodeled head lights, fog lights with LED, a fresh grille design, new wheels, a lift gate that is redesigned, and new tailpipes are the only changes that the exterior will have.
The inside of the 2015 Ford Expedition will come with different features. What the interior comes with will completely depend on the trim level chosen by the buyer. All the SUV models will seat eight passengers. Space is what can be expected on the inside for rear passengers. The longer body style (the EL) has second and third rows that are foldable. This about doubles the space for cargo.
Eighteen inch alloy wheels, rear parking assist, mirrors that are heated, a roof rack, cruise control, air conditioning, audio controls in the third row, a display screen that is 4.2 inches, pedals that are can be adjusted when the car is on, a MyFord infotainment system, leather upholstery, a tilt/telescoping steering wheel, and a lot more. These are the features that can be found in the 2015 Ford Expedition XLT model.
A Limited Expedition has 20 inch wheels, automatic wipers, leather upholstery, the second rows seats have a heating control, front parking sensors, and plenty more. The third and fourth trim levels, the King Ranch and the Platinum model come with the same features found in the Ford Expedition 2015 Limited model. The extras found in the King Ranch include a 2 tone special coat of paint, wood accents and a blind spot monitoring system. The Platinum trim comes standard with a sunroof.
2015 Ford Expedition Engine Preformanse
The engine that is found under the hood of the new Ford Expedition is a turbocharged 3.5 litre V6 engine that generates 365 hp and 420 lb. – ft. of torque. The engine is paired to a six speed automatic transmission with manual shifting capabilities. A rear wheel drive is standard across all four models; a four wheel drive is optional. Fuel ratings of the new Expedition depend on the wheel drive choice. A two wheel drive has a rating of 16 mpg in the city and 22 mpg on the highway. The four wheel drive is rated at 17 mpg combined.
Packages that are available on the 2015 Ford Expedition have heated rearview mirrors, a remote ignition, a high definition radio, heated/cooled front seats, a navigation system, a sunroof, etc. a package comes as an additional cost to the buyer.
Anyone who owns the new Expedition can be guaranteed of a smooth ride wherever the road leads them.
2015 Ford Expedition Release Date
The different models that the 2015 Ford Expedition comes with are the XLT, Limited, King Ranch and the Platinum model. The price of the SUV will range from $45,000 to $60,000. The SUV was available for public purchase in the last quarter of 2014