2018 Ford Expedition vs 2018 Nissan Armada

2018 Ford Expedition vs 2018 Nissan Armada

After a few model years of receiving only minor changes, the 2018 model year saw the Ford Expedition lineup get fully upgraded, updated, enhanced and improved. Those augmentations make the all-new 2018 Ford Expedition lineup more powerful, more capable, more efficient and more maneuverable than ever before. Those augmentations also make the all-new Ford Expedition lineup the perfect choice for anyone looking to purchase a new SUV.

We can say that because we know the all-new Expedition can easily stand toe to toe – or, more specifically, high above – any other SUV out there. And now we’re going to show you all you need to see to know that as well, with this 2018 Ford Expedition versus 2018 Nissan Armada head-to-head model comparison.

2018 Ford Expedition


2018 Nissan Armada

375 HP Horsepower Rating 390 HP
470 lb-ft. Torque Rating 394 lb-ft.
17/24 MPG Max City/Highway Gas Mileage 14/19 MPG
171.9 ft.3 Total Passenger Volume 154.5 ft.3

2018 Ford Expedition Lineup at Akins Ford near Atlanta GA Offers More Torque, More Passenger Space and Better Fuel Efficiency than the 2018 Nissan Armada Lineup

Since our comparison table above shows one advantage the 2018 Nissan Armada lineup holds over the 2018 Ford Expedition lineup, let’s get that out of the way first – while also explaining how it isn’t actually that much of an advantage at all. As you can see, the new Nissan Armada lineup offers a higher horsepower rating than the new Ford Expedition lineup. The kicker, however, is that the 2018 Expedition lineup offers a far higher torque rating than the 2018 Armada lineup – a bigger difference than the difference between horsepower ratings, in fact – while also getting far better gas mileage. So, while the new Armada lineup does offer slightly more horsepower, the new Expedition lineup offers a ton more torque and exponentially higher gas mileage. The 2018 Expedition’s gas mileage ratings are best-in-class, in fact.

The 2018 Ford Expedition lineup also provides you with far more interior passenger space than the 2018 Nissan Armada provides. More specifically, the new Ford Expedition lineup provides 171.9 cubic-feet of total passenger volume, while the new Nissan Armada lineup provides only 154.5 cubic-feet of total passenger space. It should also be noted that the 2018 Expedition lineup provides more cargo space than the 2018 Armada lineup.

For more on the 2018 Ford Expedition lineup, please contact our friendly Akins Ford staff near Atlanta, GA.