One of the full-size suburban utility vehicle (SUV) of the Ford Company is Ford Expedition. The first generation of Expedition was presented to the world in 1996. The pickup was based on the platform of Ford F-150 and would replace Ford Bronco. In 2005, the model Excursion was taken out of production and Expedition became the largest SUV based on the truck with possibility of towage.
The first generation of the pickups Ford Expedition were equipped with the automatic full ControlTrac drive. Expedition was available with two types of V8 petrol engines. One of them had the volume of 4,6 liters, the second — 5,4 liters. The first three years of production the power of engines was 218 horsepower and 233 218 horsepower. This indicator was improved after several years.
The updated second generation of Ford Expedition was presented to the world in 2002. One of egineers of Ford Company, Steve von Forest developed this model during five years. This vehicle received completely independent suspension bracket on four wheels, and had become the first full-size crossover where was used such suspension bracket. The new model received completely new system of a steering and electronic system that help to better control the car.
The third generation was presented as model of 2007. The majority of improvements concerned mechanics, but there was also an interior refreshed. received the new T1 platform. It united independent suspension bracket with long-travel system on four wheels with the updated five-lever back suspension bracket.
Featured Reviews 2016-2017
2016 Ford Expedition - description, changes, interior, price
Indeed, Ford Expedition model for a long time are asking for an update, but the company didn't make up the mind to this step in any way. It is absolutely not clear for which reasons, but so far sales did not become catastrophic, even the SUV did not receive the minimum restyling. But nevertheless the situation in the market moved the ... read more
2015 Honda CR-V - new engines, transmission, interior, photos
New 2015 Honda CR-V is expected to appear on the car market in this year. This restyled Honda CR-V of 2015 will have got some new engines, a newly designed fast automatic transmission, and rich basic complete set. Restyled 2015 Honda CR-V is constructed on the architecture (ACE) which received more than 60 changes to increase security by uniform dispersion ... read more
2016 Acura NSX - changes, specs, photos, video
At the Detroit Motor Show 2015 took place a long-awaited premiere of the new generation of the supercar 2016 Acura NSX. Initially, a pre-version of the model shown in the same place as early as in 2012, and in 2013 the producer slightly modified the prototype and redesigned its interior. The serial version of the new 2016 Acura NSX apparently was ... read more
2017 Toyota Tundra - history, diesel, specs, video
Toyota Motor Company produces very special popular models for American market, especially Toyota Tundra. Back to 2007, there were some rumors that Toyota had plans to launch a diesel version for its Tundra pickup. In 2008, this information about the launch of production of Toyota Tundra Diesel modification was even confirmed by the president of the company (by the way, ... read more
2017 Audi S5 - exterior, gallery, technical specs, video
Despite the fact that specialists of German motor company Audi are currently working on the creation of the next generation of Audi S5 Coupe, another team of designers has already presented appearance of Sports Coupe version. 2017 Audi S5 received the first render. It is expected to be introduced as new generation of Audi Coupe. The desired design was developed ... read more