New 2018 Expedition photos from Chicago Auto Show, release date information

By Product Expert | Posted in Ford Expedition on Friday, February 10th, 2017 at 11:07 am
Release date for the 2018 Ford Expedition and Chicago Auto Show photos

Release date for the 2018 Ford Expedition

The Ford Expedition sits on top of the Ford SUV options available at Houston Ford. On the release date for the 2018 Ford Expedition, Houston Ford customers will be able to get behind the wheel of one of the most capable and technologically advanced vehicles, the automaker has ever produced. Ford has bolstered the passenger space and cargo capacity of the new 2018 Expedition while shedding a few hundred pounds. Furthermore, the 2018 Ford Expedition will be the platform debuting some of the newest technology from Ford. Contact a Houston Ford sales professional today to begin the pre-ordering process.

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New 2018 Ford Expedition photos from Chicago Auto Show

One of the most important dates on the Houston Ford calendar, next to the release date for the 2018 Ford Expedition, is the Chicago Auto Show. As the longest-running automotive exposition in North America, it’s a prime venue for companies like Ford to show off the latest models to an eager public. Below you can see a number of new photos for the 2018 Expedition.

2018 Expedition gets impressive redesign

Plenty of passenger room in the 2018 Expedition

2018 Expedition gets a bolder front end

Performance specs 2018 Ford Expedition

Exact performance specifications for the 2018 Ford Expedition haven’t been released yet, but the automaker has stated the full-size SUV will be powered by a turbocharged (EcoBoost), 3.5-liter, V-6 engine and will be mated to a class-exclusive 10-speed automatic transmission. Additionally, an electronic limited-slip differential is included with versions featuring the manufacturer’s Intelligent 4WD for improved off-road performance. Fuel economy scores will be helped out greatly by the start/stop technology added to the V-6 engine which prevents unnecessary fuel from being burned.

New tech features for the 2018 Expedition

Buyers driving home on the release date for the 2018 Ford Expedition in the new SUV will be seeing some brand new equipment.

  • Wireless Charging — The 2018 Expedition is the first Ford vehicle to feature the ability charge compatible smartphones wirelessly on an integrated charging pad.
  • Mobile Wi-Fi Hotspot — Up to 10 Wi-Fi enabled devices can be connected to the internet connection produced by the 2018 Expedition.
  • New Entertainment System — Mounted to the headrests, the new rear-seat entertainment system can offer some owners the ability to stream media directly from their home cable provider.
  • Sync Connect — In combination with the Sync 3 infotainment system, owners will be able to integrate smartphones as well as use the FordPass app to start and locate their vehicles.

More information will be coming down the road ahead of the release date for the 2018 Ford Explorer. If you would like to be the first to reserve your own, contact a Houston Ford sales professional today.

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