The market crossover SUV model is in remarkable expansion. Lately, there are more new models, which, car manufacturers offer to their customers. However, the primacy taking over smaller compact crossover models. Once very popular, full-size SUV were thrown into the background. The reason for this is customer demand that the vehicle be powerful, but also economically. One of the full-size SUVs, which is fighting for its ‘place under the sun’ is the Ford Expedition. He shares the fate of all vehicles in the class, which are equipped with very powerful engines. Although the ability of these vehicles is exceptional, big problem seems low fuel economy. For this reason, the Ford company is preparing a new, fourth-generation Expedition SUV, which will respond to all customer requirements. 2017 Ford Expedition will have its debut during 2016. What will adorn the new model is a complete redesign, and a large number of improvements.
A significant decline in sales in the segment of full-size SUV, the company made the radical moves. The Ford Expedition is present on the market for nearly two decades. He is the successor of the legendary Ford Bronco SUV. As such, he quickly accepted by customers, and belongs to the top segment of the full-size SUVs. All-new 2017 Ford Expedition will go through, which paved the new F-150 pickup truck. Like him, the new generation Expedition will go through a light-weighting process. Much of the vehicles will be made of aluminum and high-strength boron steel. Thus, the total mass of the vehicle to be reduced, which will significantly reduce fuel consumption. The same process is expected and luxury SUV version of the Expedition, Lincoln Navigator.
2017 Ford Expedition – New Engine
In order to improve the economy, reducing vehicle weight is only the first step. The new generation will be fitted with a new engine, and will receive a new transmission. After the announcement of the company, 2017 Expedition will run 5.4-liter V8 engine. As a replacement for it, is mentioned 3.5-liter Ti-VCT V6 twin-turbo engine with 365 hp and 420 pounds of torque. Boosted turbo charger and equipped with direct fuel injection system, the engine will provide great performance vehicle. In addition, the fuel economy will be significantly improved. In addition to this engine, Ford announced the possibility of an engine of EcoBoost family. These engines are known for their exceptional economy and great performance.
With the new engine, the 2017 Ford Expedition will be equipped with the new ten speed transmission. New intelligent SelectShift transmission with 10-speed gear box will be ready for a new generation of vehicles.
All-new 2017 Expedition Hybrid
Offer Hybrid Drive vehicles is increasing. Such vehicles are certainly vehicles of the future. For a long time, are present information about the 2017 Ford Expedition Hybrid. As a family-hauler, 8-seater Hybrid Expedition has a great future. This version of the new generation model, will return this full-size SUV to its former glory. Spacious, powerful, and also very economical, 2017 Ford Expedition Hybrid will be the choice of a large number of customers who expect all this from his family car. By now the unofficial information, the part of the hybrid drive system will form the 3.5-liter V6 EcoBoost engine.