Innovations in model of Expedition for 2015 model are still in research phase, and concept of new 2015 Ford Expedition will not have its presentation before release date of 2015 Ford F150 models. These models are base for construct new 2015 Expedition. Altough Expedition is closely with F150, it has its own distinctive features and performance that give identity, which is why this vehicle gained many fans in the world automotive market in category of SUVs.
2015 Ford Expedition: EcoBoost
As we noticed, there is a great similarity with the model F150, and it is also in the case of the motor that used. Under the hood will be the same engine as in Ford Mustang and Ford F150. A 5.0-liter Coyote V8 engine delivers up to 360 horse power and 515 Nm of torque. The second options will be EcoBoost engine, type 3.5-liter V6 that can produce up to 365 horse power and 410 Nm of torque. One of the options in this case could be also proven 3.7-liter V6 engine with 302 horse power and 278 Nm of torque. There is also posibility for 3.2-liter diesel engine. All types of built-in engines will be combined with standard 6-speed automatic transmission. As for drive mode, rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive will be offered.
As for fuel efficiency, 2015 Ford Expedition will be better in that domain than its predecessors. Greater effectiveness of this SUV will be followed by innovative start-stop technology. This means that parts of engine will be shutting down automatic while you are waiting for green light on the scoreboard, railroad crossing while the gate is not raised, and in the other situations. Some rumor are that new 2015 Expedition will have 10-speed transmission that delivers more power at lower speeds, but it’s not tested yet.
2015 Ford Expedition: Release Date and Price
Passenger safety is of great significance, given the fact that this is off-road vehicle that can accomodate 8 passengers. In this segment, we expect innovative systems, to safety on a higher level. The existing 911 Assist System is an integral part of the vehicle, and it used for preventing to incidents on the road while traveling.
As for materials for building this model, it will be aluminium and boron steel. This also could be gain for the fuel economy, based on fact that this vehicle will be lose in weight, in comparing to its predecessors. Fuel economy could be between 25-30 mpg, but we still waiting for exact results of testing.
Starting price will be based on trim levels and it will be between $ 40,000 and $ 50,000. Release date of 2015 Ford Expedition will be end of 2014.