Ford launched sales of large SUVs Expedition version with Limited off-road FX4 package. From the usual Expedition Limited this design features additional underbody protection, a recalibrated suspension, reinforced radiator, special décor, and the “mud” 18-inch Michelin tires.
Feature version FX4 – seven additional plates protecting steering, engine, transmission, turbocharger, fuel tank and transfer case. In addition, the experts Ford has recalibrated dampers, increased approach angle, added some rubber door sill covers and floor mats in the cabin. Even on the roads the driver can help the camera circular review.
Under the hood of the Expedition FX4 Limited to the same 3.5-liter gasoline engine producing 381 horsepower and a torque of 470 Nm. The unit works in conjunction with a 10-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive with two-stage razdatkoy. “Off-road” modification on an electronically rear differential. The maximum weight of the towed trailer – 4173 kilograms.
Ford marketers believe that the performance of the FX4, based on the popular “average” configuration Limited will allow buyers “to enjoy the terrain without abandoning luxury and comfort.” At the start of sales Expedition FX4 package was only available for the base version, the XLT, which has no leather interior, wooden inserts in the interior, three-zone climate control, startup and extended electrically.
The fee for the FX4 package is 2035 dollars. It is available for short wheelbase version of the Expedition, and to complete the Expedition MAX with extended rear overhang.
Prices on Ford Expedition FX4 Limited start from 71.9 thousand dollars – that’s about $ 1000 cheaper SUV in a special version of the King Ranch and $ 2000 less than the initial price of the top version of Platinum.