The all-new 2021 Ford Expedition is a full-size SUV that will introduce numerous upgrades. Besides the regular model, Expedition MAX will be also available. As before this model will be larger than the base one. Also, the MAX version will get a more spacious cabin that can accommodate eight passengers, while the standard model offers rooms for seven.
Under the hood, there will be some changes. From the latest information, the manufacturer alongside the base gasoline engine will offer the new diesel and a hybrid version.
2021 Ford Expedition Redesign, Dimensions
The 2021 Ford Expedition provides strong design followed by stylish lines. Furthermore, the upcoming SUV will get some updates. The new headlights system and the taillights are present. Whatsoever, the same design is also seen with models like Ford Explorer and Flex.
The Expedition is a good-looking SUV that will offer plenty of standard features. Expedition Max boasts even more, with a longer wheelbase and additional cargo space. Dimensionally, Expedition MAX is 12 inches longer than the regular variant. It comes with a wheelbase that measures 122.5 inches, while the standard version measure 210 inches of length.
The cabin of the 2020 Ford Expedition will be more premium and modern. Also, the standard variant will provide a spacious cabin. Furthermore, if this is not enough for you, there will be a larger MAX version to choose from. The standard variant comes with three rows of seats and there are rooms for seven passengers, while the larger MAX version offers enough space for eight passengers. There is plenty of cargo space on both models, especially in long-wheelbase Max versions that deliver 105 cubic feet of space.
Standard equipment of this SUV includes three-zone air conditioning with rear controls, audio system with AM/FM, MP3, CD, SiriusXM, Bluetooth connectivity and plenty of USB inputs. Also, power-folding 3rd-row seatbacks, push-button start, keyless entry, the rearview camera remains to be standard.
Engine and Towing Capacity
The 2021 Ford Expedition will deploy few powertrains and one of them will be a hybrid version. Under the bonnet of this SUV is lying a trusted 3.5-liter EcoBoost twin-turbo V6 engine that is standard. This gasoline unit is able to deliver 380 HP and 480 lb-ft of torque and is paired to the new 10-speed automatic transmission.
Also, this full-size SUV comes with RWD system as standard, while the 4-wheel drive system is optional. Fuel efficiency is also great and Expedition with this engine provides EPA city/highway fuel economy of 17/24 mpg (4×2), 17/22 mpg (4×4), 17/23 mpg (4×2 Max) and 16/21 mpg for the model with 4×4 Max. Whatsoever, thanks to this powerful engine, the new 2021 Ford Expedition can tow up to 9,350 pounds.
Hybrid and Diesel Rumors
Hybrid and diesel variants will be also introduced with this model as per updates. Under the diesel SUV is a 3.0-liter V6 Powerstroke that makes 250 horses and 460 lb-ft of torque. However, official details about hybrid variants are not available at this moment. According to the reliable source, the manufacturer may use the same 3.5-liter V6 that power the base model. Furthermore, this engine will be connected to one electric motor that will power the same battery that is used on the F-150 hybrid. Also, the new Expedition sits on the same platform that underpins the Ford F-150 pickup truck.
2021 Ford Expedition Price and Release Date
The 2021 Ford Expedition will be redesigned, and this will increase its price. The base XLT that offers tons of features will be priced at $53,000, while Expedition Max is $3,500 more. However, upper trim like Limited can easily pass the $63,000 tag.
According to the latest information, the hybrid version will cost around $6,000 more than the base XLT model. The redesigned Ford Expedition will be available next year as the 2021 model.