The 2018 Ford Expedition: What’s New

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It’s been over 10 years since the Ford Expedition, a mainstay in the full-size SUV category has had a generation change. Since 2006, the Ford Expedition has been updated with only model year changes. With the 2018 Ford Expedition, the next generation has finally arrived. With a redesigned cabin and a host of upgraded, performance-driven features both under the hood and on the exterior, the all-new fourth-generation 2018 Ford Expedition is an SUV perfect for drivers who want extra space and a state-of-the-art driving experience. Here at Sea Breeze Ford, we’re proud to carry the 2018 Ford Expedition in a number of models, colors and interior options. Want to learn more about what separates the fourth generation 2018 Ford Expedition from its third generation predecessors? You’ve come to the right place. On this page, our auto experts have compiled a guide to everything new on the 2018 Ford Expedition line. Read on to learn more, and visit our Wall Township, NJ, dealership to test drive a brand-new 2018 Ford Expedition today.

Performance reimagined

The 2018 Powering all 2018 Expeditions is Ford’s familiar 3.5-liter EcoBoost twin-turbo V-6. It puts out 375 hp and 470 lb-ft of torque in the XLT and Limited or 400 hp and 480 lb-ft of torque in the Platinum—both noticeable increases from the 365 hp and 420 lb-ft of torque on offer in the outgoing 2017 model. The Ford Expedition line features six new models, including the XLT, XLT MAX, Limited, Limited MAX and Platinum MAX. Powering all these models is Ford’s familiar 3.5-liter EcoBoost twin-turbo V-6 engine. It puts out 375 hp and 470 lb-ft of torque in the XLT and Limited, or 400 hp and 480 lb-ft of torque in the Platinum and MAX — both numbers noticeable increases from the 365 hp and 420 lb-ft of torque in the outgoing 2017 models. The 2018 Ford Expedition also boasts up to 9,300 lbs maximum towing with the available Heavy Duty Tow Package. Even models unequipped with Heavy Duty towing can easily pull loads reaching 5,500 lbs. With an EPA-estimated gas mileage of 17 mpg in the city and 24 on the highway, the 2018 Ford Expedition boasts efficiency as well as power — helping you go further.

State-of-the-art technological features

If you’re looking for the latest amenities in your large-sized SUV, you can’t go wrong with the 2018 Ford Expedition. Central to the fourth generation’s design is a completely overhauled cabin, featuring forward-thinking implementations such two rotary knobs close together on the center console: one for the gear selector, the other for the drive modes. Ensuring safety like never before, the 2018 Ford Expedition also features an array of next-generation driver-assist technologies, including pre-collision assist with pedestrian detection, BLIS (Blind Spot Information System) with cross-traffic alert, enhanced active park assist, lane-keeping assist and adaptive cruise control. Other technological features include an available 12-speaker B&O Play Premium Audio System by HARMAN, dual-headrest rear-seat entertainment system, built-in console navigation and six USB ports, and available back-up assist.

Space and comfort

As the largest SUV from Ford, the Expedition has always made space its strong suit, and the 2018 Ford Expedition is no exception. Utilizing space like never before, the fourth-generation Expedition offers a reconfigured interior for optimal space usage, plus the available advanced Cargo Management System for fast and easy organization on the go. With three rows of adjustable seats, the 2018 Ford Expedition brings best-in-class comfort to everyone inside. Available second-row tip-and-slide seats optimize access to the second row and enable users to secure a child safety seat without the need for frequent removal. Third-row power-reclining seats bring luxury relaxation to rear passengers. The 2018 Ford Expedition also comes with an available panoramic Vista Roof featuring two panels over the first and second rows. Looking to add even more space to this SUV? MAX models offer an extra foot of length and a total of 16.9 cu ft of cargo storage room.

Test drive a 2018 Ford Expedition at Sea Breeze Ford

The all-new, fourth-generation 2018 Ford Expedition line has something for every driver — from solo pilots to large families and everyone in between. Whether you’re looking to invest in a household SUV or a company shuttle, the 2018 Expedition is an excellent choice. Feature packed and performance tested, it brings the best in driving capability and interior luxury to ensure an unparalleled ride in any environment. Interested in test driving a 2018 Ford Expedition? Visit our Wall Township, NJ, dealership here at Sea Breeze Ford to find the perfect vehicle for your needs.

Have questions? Give us a call at (732) 681-1600 today!


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