2018 Ford Expedition vs 2018 Ford Expedition MAX

2018 Ford Expedition vs 2018 Ford Expedition MAX

If you’re in the market for a large SUV, there’s no better option than the new Ford Expedition lineup at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA. That’s because the new Expedition lineup enters the 2018 model year boasting a slew of updated and enhanced capabilities and a bevy of all-new features. This huge list includes a best-in-class towing rating and an all-new Blind Spot Information System that now features class-exclusive trailer coverage capabilities – both of which combine to make the 2018 Expedition even better suited to be your family’s adventure-mobile than ever before.

But while coming to the realization that the all-new Expedition is the perfect choice for your new SUV is an easy thing to do, you’ll then need to decide which new Expedition you want to purchase here at Akins Ford. To help you figure that out, we put together this 2018 Ford Expedition versus 2018 Ford Expedition MAX model comparison.



Power and Fuel Efficiency

2018 Ford Expedition

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2018 Ford Expedition MAX

375 HP & 470 lb-ft. Standard Power Ratings 375 HP & 470 lb-ft.
400 HP & 480 lb-ft. Platinum Trim Level Power Ratings 400 HP & 480 lb-ft.
17 MPG Top City Gas Mileage Rating 17 MPG
24 MPG Top Highway Gas Mileage Rating 23 MPG

The 2018 Ford Expedition lineup and the 2018 Ford Expedition MAX lineup both feature a 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 engine capable of pumping out 375 horsepower and 470 pound-feet of torque (400 horsepower and 480 pound-feet of torque for each lineup’s Platinum trim level), so the only difference between the two lineups in terms of power and fuel efficiency is highway gas mileage.


Interior Space and Towing Capability

2018 Ford Expedition

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2018 Ford Expedition MAX

171.9 ft.3 Passenger Volume 172 ft.3
20.9/57.5/104.6 ft.3 Cargo Volume (Behind 3rd Row/2nd Row/Total) 36.0/73.3/121.5 ft.3
9300 lbs. 4x2 Towing Rating 9000 lbs.
9200 lbs. 4x4 Towing Rating 9000 lbs.

Where the two 2018 Expedition lineups really differ is in terms of interior space and towing capability. As you can see in the table, both new Expedition lineups provide pretty much the same amount of passenger space, but the 2018 Expedition MAX lineup provides more cargo space while the 2018 Expedition lineup provides more towing capability.

For more on the 2018 Ford Expedition and the 2018 Ford Expedition MAX, please contact our staff here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA.