How Powerful is the 2020 Ford Expedition Lineup?

2020 Ford Expedition Engine Details, Horsepower & Torque

When you look under the hood of the Ford Expedition, you’ll find a troupe of EcoBoost® technologies coalescing to blend power, performance and fuel efficiency in one place. Discover how the Blue Oval revolutionizes the full-size SUV when we unwrap the 2020 Ford Expedition engine horsepower and torque ratings in this guide.

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Engine Details & Specs

The powerhouse of the 2020 Ford Expedition, the 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged EcoBoost® V6, uses direct injection to help maximize power and twin air-to-air intercooled turbochargers for on-demand power. The EcoBoost® is complemented by a 10-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission, which has optimized gear spacing to help improve responsiveness and performance in acceleration.

XLT, Limited and King Ranch models can churn out 375 horsepower and 470 lb-ft of torque. The top-tier Platinum is performance-tuned for 400 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque.

 2020 Ford Expedition towing a boat

2020 Ford Expedition Performance Summary


3.5L twin-turbocharged EcoBoost® V6

Fuel Economy

Up to 17 city / 24 highway / 20 combined


375 horsepower (Platinum: 400 horsepower)


470 lb-ft (Platinum: 480 lb-ft)

Towing Capacity

Up to 9,300 lbs.


10-speed SelectShift® automatic

Fuel Economy

Considering its size, the Ford Expedition returns exceptional performance in fuel efficiency. In fact, the 3.5-liter EcoBoost® engine peaks with a best-in-class EPA-estimated rating of 17 mpg city, 24 mpg highway. Individual ratings will vary according to wheelbase length and drivetrain.

  • 2020 Expedition RWD – 17 city / 24 highway
  • 2020 Expedition AWD – 17 city / 22 highway

With the Expedition MAX, drivers get a longer wheelbase and 15.1 cubic feet more cargo space. Despite the considerable size increase, fuel economy ratings for the 2020 Expedition MAX are just a small drop under those of the regular Expedition.

  • 2020 Expedition MAX RWD – 17 city / 23 highway
  • 2020 Expedition MAX AWD – 16 city / 21 highway

Drivers shopping for a new full-size SUV in the Atlanta area are invited to browse from our online Ford Expedition inventory at Akins Ford in Winder, GA.