2019 Ford Expedition – Review, Diesel Powertrain and Interior

The new 2019 Ford Expedition is slated to hit the market in the not too distant future. The vehicle will be redesigned and according to reports this redesigning has been done to make the car look breathtaking as well as stunning. It will be a sixth generation vehicle that is large enough to accommodate up to eight passengers. The new Expedition has 3 rows of seats. Compared to the earlier model, this one will be much improved.

2019 Ford Expedition - front

2019 Ford Expedition Features

However, not everything about this vehicle has been changed and many things remain the same as in the previous model. Ford has gone to great lengths to ensure that this new Endeavor remains very strong and stylish. Performance wise too this vehicle stands out from the competition. At the same time, the company has kept the body light and if reports are to be believed, the vehicle will weigh between 200 and 300 pounds less than the earlier version.

The front side of the 2019 Ford Expedition has been designed to look very modern and powerful and the vehicle also has a very aggressive stance. The front bumpers have undergone some design changes and the same can be said for the headlights and the grille.The wheels are also different and they measure about 22 inches in diameter. The nice thing is that Ford has made getting into and out of the car very easy as the doors can be opened automatically.

2019 Ford Expedition - interior

Interior Design

The interiors are also very impressive and boast of a number of cutting edge technological features like an excellent proprietary infotainment system. The air conditioning unit has also been changed. Other than that, the Ford Expedition also does not lack for things like USB port and Bluetooth connectivity. It also comes with LED lights that do not consume much power and yet provide bright illumination. Special mention should be made about the wonderful electric power steering, which adjusts itself according to the speed at which you are driving. The end result is that steering your Ford Expedition becomes a lot easier as too is parking.

The Ford Expedition will be available in the following trims:

  • XLT.
  • XLT EL.
  • Limited.
  • Limited EL.
  • King Ranch.
  • Platinum.
  • King Ranch EL.
  • Platinum EL.

2019 Ford Expedition - front view

Powertrain

Each of these different trims will be powered by one engine. Speaking of engines, the 2019 Ford Expedition will have an all-new engine. The earlier V8 engine will now be discarded and in its place a 3.5 liter EcoBoost V6 diesel engine will be used. The nice thing about this new engine is that not only does it offer greater power and torque but it is also much more fuel efficient. The engine produces a lot of power and torque and will be coupled to a 10-speed automatic transmission. Each model will also have rear-wheel drive through an all-wheel drive is also available for those who want something different.

Launch date and Price

The 2019 Ford Expedition will be priced according to the trim level chosen by the buyer. If reports are to be believed, Ford is going to price its basic model at about 42000 dollars. The biggest fight will be between two old competitors 2019 Lincoln Navigator VS 2019 Ford Expedition.

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