The Expedition is also available with an optional power-folding third-row seat and electronically powered liftgate to make it even easier to load cargo. They had it done in about an hour. I purchased a new Chev Silverado about two months ago from this dealership after trading in my Hummer. It is quite small, no more than three inches across. The Expedition is even a nice place to be when all the entertainment is switched off, as the combination of thick glass and a generous amount of acoustic insulation behind the dash and on the floor makes this a remarkably quiet interior; it's actually possible to have a conversation with the people in the third-row seat while you're at the wheel. We went into the Mullinax Ford Apopka location after visiting numerous Ford dealers in the Central Florida area. He does not hesitate to go the extra mile for the customer which is why we continue to return to First Team Honda to purchase our vehicles.
The second- and third-row seats fold flat to create a useful rear cargo area. Fresh from a complete makeover last year, the 2008 Ford Expedition continues to add value with an optional rear camera system and new standard features including keyless-entry keypad, auto-dimming mirror, heated power mirrors and a leather-wrapped steering wheel. Comfortable seating with ample leg room, seats 8, or store rear seats and gain unbelievable cargo space. Driving ImpressionsFull-size sport-utilities aren't known for their driving manners, but the latest-generation of vehicles from both Ford and General Motors have made real progress in delivering a more car-like impression. As a result, crowded parking lots can be challenging.
This is a good identity to have, because Ford trucks continue to have an outstanding reputation for utility, reliability and durability. The six-speed automatic transmission runs seamlessly through the gears, keeping the engine from laboring through its rpm range. The independent rear suspension makes the flat-folding third row possible, because it takes up less space under the vehicle, and PowerFold and a powered liftgate make it convenient. After redesigning the Expedition for 2007 while also lowering the price, Ford adds a new top end King Ranch model for 2008, as well as an available rear backup camera and power-retractable running boards. Top features include front bucket seats, front and rear reading lights, an automatic dimming rear-view mirror, front fog lights, power windows, an overhead console, a trailer hitch, and more. After talking to a few different sales reps, I found myself more discouraged, until I spoke with Tim. I think Alberto was surprised too, but he came in on his usual day off with no commitment from me to purchase a car.
In all trims, the Ford Expedition is powered by a 5. Nevertheless, even with 20-inch wheels wearing 55-series Pirellis, the Expedition was unable to cheat… Ah, spring is in the air, and one of the surest signs the season of renewal is upon us is the opening of the annual New York Auto Show, the last major international extravaganza to bloom during first half of the year. The high ride height also makes getting in and out a task for children. Power adjustable pedals, power rear quarter windows, a universal garage door opener, and a reverse sensing system are standard on the top Limited and King Ranch models. Power running boards are also being introduced as an option across the line.
I look forward to stopping in soon!! Before you set out to purchase your new Expedition, be sure to check the Fair Purchase Price price, which shows what others in your area are paying for their new vehicles. In the Eddie Bauer package, driver and passengers will enjoy tone-on-tone leather, attractive and legible instrumentation, a stylish center stack on the instrument panel and cup holders galore. I would like to give a kudo to the body shop. Both the long and regular-length versions of the Expedition use many of the components from the Ford F-150 pickup. He is very friendly and low pressure. For 2008, power retractable running boards that deploy when the doors are opened are an option. Optional second-row captain's chairs with a center-aisle pass-through can be substituted for adult-rated comfort.
Ford says that the Expedition's 9,200-pound tow capacity is the highest in its class, and that the six-speed automatic transmission allows better fuel economy than with rivals. The brake discs are large, but a lot of effort is required to get the Expedition slowed down. After being redesigned for 2007, the Expedition receives a wider range of standard equipment, and some newly available features, for 2008. With a towing capacity around 9,000 pounds, the Ford Expedition can tow any of these. The 2007 New York show is shaping up to be one of the biggest and most action packed in….
It carries people, hauls gear, tows boats, and pulls campers. The image is shown in the rear-view mirror. Steering effort is light and easy. Indeed, a fully optioned Expedition King Ranch is the best representation of modern American-style luxury within Ford's lineup. While we weren't overwhelmed by the 5. You will have a pleasant shopping experience that is fun, informative, and never high pressured.
Pkg Pkg Stability Control Std Std Tachometer Std Std Towing Cap, 9200-lb Max When Properly Equipped. Back seat passengers will appreciate the rear audio controls, allowing them to make easy adjustments to the stereo system. Keyless keypad entry, an electrochromic mirror, heated power mirrors, an overhead console, illuminated visors, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel are now standard across the model line. The rumored release of a light-duty diesel within a couple of years might help, but not for a while. The result is an impression of reliable power. The Expedition is meant for utility, not posing. Both the Limited and King Ranch models are loaded with luxury features, but the new King Ranch model, which slots above the Limited at the top of the range, provides additional luxury items inside, especially in the way of high-quality Chaparral leather seats and trim.