Compare 2017 Ford Expedition EL specifications by trim levels

Expedition EL is a 8-seat Body-On-Frame SUV from Ford, which first hit the market back in 2007.

With the price tag ranging from $48,936 to $68,996, the Ford Expedition EL faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Chevrolet Suburban 1500.

Overview

Wheels

The Ford Expedition EL has a maximum towing capacity of 9000 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The maximum width and height is 78.80mm x 221.30mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2017 Ford Expedition EL

  • Fuel Tank: 34 gal

  • Wheelbase: 131 in

  • 0-60 mph: 7.3 sec

  • Ground clearance: 8.7 in

  • Engine: 3.5L V-6

  • Towing capacity: 9000 lbs

  • Curb: 5841 lbs

  • Passenger capacity: 8

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 221.3 x 78.8 x 77.7



2017 Ford Expedition EL Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Ford Expedition EL is offered in 8 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Ford Expedition EL safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Ford Expedition EL specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.

Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style Body-On-Frame SUV

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Engine 3.5L V-6 DOHC

    • Horsepower 365 hp @ 1956

    • Torque 420 lb-ft. @ 2,500

    • Charge system twin turbo

    • Transmission 6-spd w/OD

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 6.7 - 7.3 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 15.3 - 15.6 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 221.3 in

    • Width 78.8 in

    • Height 77.7 in

    • Wheelbase 131 in

    • Curb Weight 5841 lbs

    • GVWR 7500 lbs

    • Towing capacity 9000 lbs

    • Ground clearance 8.7 in

    • Turning radius 22 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Luggage capacity 42.6 ft

    • Cargo capacity 130.8 cu.ft

    • Seats 8

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 34 gal

    • WARRANTY

    • Basic Warranty 36/36,000 mths/miles



Specifications

XLT 4dr 4x2

XLT 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x2

Limited 4dr 4x4

Exterior length
221.3 in 221.3 in 221.3 in 221.3 in
Exterior body width
78.8 in 78.8 in 78.8 in 78.8 in
Exterior height
77.7 in 78.3 in 77.7 in 78.3 in
Horsepower
365 hp 365 hp 365 hp 365 hp
Torque
420 lb-ft. 420 lb-ft. 420 lb-ft. 420 lb-ft.
Curb weight
5841 lbs 6091 lbs 5841 lbs 6091 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
7500 lbs 7760 lbs 7500 lbs 7760 lbs
Wheelbase
131.0 in 131.0 in 131.0 in 131.0 in
Turning radius
22.0 '' 22.0 '' 22.0 '' 22.0 ''
Ground clearance
8.7 in 8.7 in 8.7 in 8.7 in
Front legroom
41.1 in 41.1 in 41.1 in 41.1 in
Rear legroom
39.1 in 39.1 in 39.1 in 39.1 in
Front headroom
40 in 40 in 40 in 40 in
Rear headroom
40 in 40 in 40 in 40 in
Front hip room
60 in 60 in 60 in 60 in
Rear hip room
60 in 60 in 60 in 60 in
Front shoulder room
63 in 63 in 63 in 63 in
Rear shoulder room
64 in 64 in 64 in 64 in
Payload
1,650 lbs. 1,600 lbs. 1,650 lbs. 1,600 lbs.

King Ranch 4dr 4x2

King Ranch 4dr 4x4

Platinum 4dr 4x2

Platinum 4dr 4x4

Exterior length
221.3 in 221.3 in 221.3 in 221.3 in
Exterior body width
78.8 in 78.8 in 78.8 in 78.8 in
Exterior height
77.7 in 78.3 in 77.7 in 78.3 in
Horsepower
365 hp 365 hp 365 hp 365 hp
Torque
420 lb-ft. 420 lb-ft. 420 lb-ft. 420 lb-ft.
Curb weight
5841 lbs 6091 lbs 5841 lbs 6091 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
7500 lbs 7760 lbs 7500 lbs 7760 lbs
Wheelbase
131.0 in 131.0 in 131.0 in 131.0 in
Turning radius
22.0 '' 22.0 '' 22.0 '' 22.0 ''
Ground clearance
8.7 in 8.7 in 8.7 in 8.7 in
Front legroom
41.1 in 41.1 in 41.1 in 41.1 in
Rear legroom
39.1 in 39.1 in 39.1 in 39.1 in
Front headroom
40 in 40 in 40 in 40 in
Rear headroom
40 in 40 in 40 in 40 in
Front hip room
60 in 60 in 60 in 60 in
Rear hip room
60 in 60 in 60 in 60 in
Front shoulder room
63 in 63 in 63 in 63 in
Rear shoulder room
64 in 64 in 64 in 64 in
Payload
1,650 lbs. 1,600 lbs. 1,650 lbs. 1,600 lbs.

Interior Features

XLT 4dr 4x2

XLT 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x2

Limited 4dr 4x4

Air conditioning, front
automatic automatic dual zone automatic dual zone automatic
Clock
in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display
Cupholders
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim
urethane urethane leather leather
12V DC power outlet
3 3 3 3
Overhead console
full with storage full with storage full with storage full with storage
Floor console
full full full full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power power power power
Rear windows
power power power power
1-touch window up
driver driver driver driver
1-touch window down
driver driver driver driver
Instrumentation
analog analog analog analog
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night
Seatback storage pockets
2 2
Steering wheel material
leather leather leather leather
Air conditioning, rear
with separate controls with separate controls with separate controls with separate controls
Lighter elements
front front front front
Auxiliary visors
dual dual dual dual
Adjustable pedals
power power power power

King Ranch 4dr 4x2

King Ranch 4dr 4x4

Platinum 4dr 4x2

Platinum 4dr 4x4

Air conditioning, front
dual zone automatic dual zone automatic dual zone automatic dual zone automatic
Clock
in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display
Cupholders
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim
leather leather leather leather
12V DC power outlet
3 3 3 3
Overhead console
full with storage full with storage mini mini
Floor console
full full full full
Floor mats
carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear carpeted front and rear
Front windows
power power power power
Rear windows
power power power power
1-touch window up
driver driver driver driver
1-touch window down
driver driver driver driver
Instrumentation
analog analog analog analog
Illuminated vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear view mirror
auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night auto-dimming day-night
Seatback storage pockets
2 2 2 2
Steering wheel material
leather leather leather/chrome leather/chrome
Air conditioning, rear
with separate controls with separate controls with separate controls with separate controls
Lighter elements
front front front front
Auxiliary visors
dual dual dual dual
Adjustable pedals
power power power power

Exterior Features

XLT 4dr 4x2

XLT 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x2

Limited 4dr 4x4

Antenna
window grid window grid window grid window grid
Body material
galvanized steel/aluminum galvanized steel/aluminum galvanized steel/aluminum galvanized steel/aluminum
Paint
clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim
chrome chrome chrome chrome
Fog/driving lights
front front front front
Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
liftgate liftgate power liftgate power liftgate
Tinted windows
deep deep deep deep
Rear window type
flip-up flip-up flip-up flip-up
Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote
Sunroof
1st row regular express open sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open sliding and tilting glass
Wheels
18 machined w/painted accents aluminum 18 machined w/painted accents aluminum 20 polished aluminum 20 polished aluminum
Spare tire and wheel
full-size steel full-size steel full-size steel full-size steel
Rear window wipers
fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval
Mirrors, auto dimming
driver driver

King Ranch 4dr 4x2

King Ranch 4dr 4x4

Platinum 4dr 4x2

Platinum 4dr 4x4

Antenna
window grid window grid window grid window grid
Body material
galvanized steel/aluminum galvanized steel/aluminum galvanized steel/aluminum galvanized steel/aluminum
Paint
clearcoat lower accent two-tone clearcoat lower accent two-tone clearcoat lower accent two-tone clearcoat lower accent two-tone
Grille trim
colored w/chrome surround colored w/chrome surround aluminum aluminum
Fog/driving lights
front front front front
Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door
power liftgate power liftgate power liftgate power liftgate
Tinted windows
deep deep deep deep
Rear window type
flip-up flip-up flip-up flip-up
Mirrors
dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote dual power remote
Sunroof
1st row regular express open sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open sliding and tilting glass
Wheels
20 machined w/painted accents aluminum 20 machined w/painted accents aluminum 22 polished aluminum 22 polished aluminum
Spare tire and wheel
full-size steel full-size steel full-size steel full-size steel
Rear window wipers
fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval fixed interval
Running boards
power power power power
Mirrors, auto dimming
driver driver driver driver

Seats

XLT 4dr 4x2

XLT 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x2

Limited 4dr 4x4

Front seat type
bucket bucket bucket bucket
Standard seating
8 8 8 8
Front driver seat direction controls
6-way power 6-way power 8-way power 8-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls
4-way 4-way 8-way power 8-way power
Lumbar support
driver driver driver and passenger driver and passenger
Front armrests
center center center center
Front head restraints
adjustable adjustable adjustable adjustable
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Memory
driver driver driver driver
Rear seats
40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench
Rear head restraints
2 - fixed 2 - fixed 2 - fixed 2 - fixed
Seat trim
cloth cloth leather leather
3rd row seats
60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench
3rd row fold into floor
manual manual power power
Cooled front seats
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger

King Ranch 4dr 4x2

King Ranch 4dr 4x4

Platinum 4dr 4x2

Platinum 4dr 4x4

Front seat type
bucket bucket bucket bucket
Standard seating
8 8 8 8
Front driver seat direction controls
8-way power 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls
8-way power 8-way power 8-way power 8-way power
Lumbar support
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Front armrests
center center center center
Front head restraints
adjustable adjustable adjustable adjustable
Heated front seats
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Memory
driver driver driver driver
Rear seats
40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench 40-20-40 split-bench
Rear head restraints
2 - fixed 2 - fixed 2 - fixed 2 - fixed
Seat trim
leather leather leather leather
3rd row seats
60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench
3rd row fold into floor
power power power power
Cooled front seats
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger

Entertainment System

XLT 4dr 4x2

XLT 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x2

Limited 4dr 4x4

Radio
SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player
in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single
Speakers
6 6 12 Sony 12 Sony
Navigation system
yes with voice activation yes with voice activation yes with voice activation yes with voice activation
1st row LCD screen
2 2 3 3
Entertainment system
with DVD with DVD with DVD with DVD
2nd row LCD screen
2 2 2 2
Equalizer
automatic automatic

King Ranch 4dr 4x2

King Ranch 4dr 4x4

Platinum 4dr 4x2

Platinum 4dr 4x4

Radio
SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player
in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single
Speakers
12 Sony 12 Sony 12 Sony 12 Sony
Navigation system
yes with voice activation yes with voice activation yes with voice activation yes with voice activation
1st row LCD screen
3 3 3 3
Entertainment system
with DVD with DVD with DVD with DVD
2nd row LCD screen
2 2 2 2
Equalizer
automatic automatic automatic automatic

Safety and Security Features

XLT 4dr 4x2

XLT 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x2

Limited 4dr 4x4

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
Safety Canopy System Safety Canopy System Safety Canopy System Safety Canopy System
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front front front front
Headlights
halogen halogen halogen halogen
Exterior light control
fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Ignition disable
SecuriLock SecuriLock SecuriLock SecuriLock
In-Vehicle Assistance Service
911 Assist 911 Assist 911 Assist 911 Assist

King Ranch 4dr 4x2

King Ranch 4dr 4x4

Platinum 4dr 4x2

Platinum 4dr 4x4

Airbags, frontal
driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact
seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain
Safety Canopy System Safety Canopy System Safety Canopy System Safety Canopy System
Traction control
ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Seatbelt pre-tensioners
front front front front
Headlights
halogen halogen halogen halogen
Exterior light control
fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic
Remote keyless entry
keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Door locks
power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Ignition disable
SecuriLock SecuriLock SecuriLock SecuriLock
In-Vehicle Assistance Service
911 Assist 911 Assist 911 Assist 911 Assist

Mechanical Features

XLT 4dr 4x2

XLT 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x2

Limited 4dr 4x4

Engine
3.5L V-6 3.5L V-6 3.5L V-6 3.5L V-6
Recommended fuel
regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
rear-wheel four-wheel rear-wheel four-wheel
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering
rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion
Suspension tuning
regular regular regular regular
Front suspension type
double wishbone double wishbone double wishbone double wishbone
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil coil coil
Rear suspension type
multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil coil coil
Electronic stability system
AdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability Control AdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability Control AdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability Control AdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability Control
Sequential shift control
SelectShift SelectShift SelectShift SelectShift
Transmission
6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD
Axle ratio
3.31 3.73 3.31 3.73
Turbocharger
twin turbo twin turbo twin turbo twin turbo
4WD shift
electronic electronic
Automatic level control
rear rear rear rear

King Ranch 4dr 4x2

King Ranch 4dr 4x4

Platinum 4dr 4x2

Platinum 4dr 4x4

Engine
3.5L V-6 3.5L V-6 3.5L V-6 3.5L V-6
Recommended fuel
regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded regular unleaded
Brakes
4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Drive type
rear-wheel four-wheel rear-wheel four-wheel
Exhaust
stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering
rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion rack and pinion
Suspension tuning
regular regular regular regular
Front suspension type
double wishbone double wishbone double wishbone double wishbone
Front shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs
coil coil coil coil
Rear suspension type
multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link
Rear shocks
gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs
coil coil coil coil
Electronic stability system
AdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability Control AdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability Control AdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability Control AdvanceTrac w/Roll Stability Control
Sequential shift control
SelectShift SelectShift SelectShift SelectShift
Transmission
6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD 6-spd w/OD
Axle ratio
3.31 3.73 3.31 3.73
Turbocharger
twin turbo twin turbo twin turbo twin turbo
4WD shift
electronic electronic
Automatic level control
rear rear

Other Specs

XLT 4dr 4x2

XLT 4dr 4x4

Limited 4dr 4x2

Limited 4dr 4x4

Luggage capacity
42.6 cu.ft. 42.6 cu.ft. 42.6 cu.ft. 42.6 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity
130.8 cu.ft. 130.8 cu.ft. 130.8 cu.ft. 130.8 cu.ft.
Base engine size
3.5 liters 3.5 liters 3.5 liters 3.5 liters
Base engine type
V-6 V-6 V-6 V-6
Horsepower rpm
5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000
Torque rpm
2,500 2,500 2,500 2,500
Fuel tank capacity
34.0 gal. 34.0 gal. 34.0 gal. 34.0 gal.
Lighting - map lights
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Lighting - dome light
fade fade fade fade
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Height adjustable safety belts
front front front front
Engine - valvetrain
DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles)
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Warrranty - Powertrain (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Corrosion perforation (mths/miles)
60/unlimited 60/unlimited 60/unlimited 60/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside assistance (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Tires
P275/65SR18.0 OWL AT P275/65SR18.0 OWL AT P275/55SR20.0 BSW AS P275/55SR20.0 BSW AT
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Maximum towing capacity
9,200 lbs. 9,100 lbs. 6,600 lbs. 6,600 lbs.

King Ranch 4dr 4x2

King Ranch 4dr 4x4

Platinum 4dr 4x2

Platinum 4dr 4x4

Luggage capacity
42.6 cu.ft. 42.6 cu.ft. 42.6 cu.ft. 42.6 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity
130.8 cu.ft. 130.8 cu.ft. 130.8 cu.ft. 130.8 cu.ft.
Base engine size
3.5 liters 3.5 liters 3.5 liters 3.5 liters
Base engine type
V-6 V-6 V-6 V-6
Horsepower rpm
5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000
Torque rpm
2,500 2,500 2,500 2,500
Fuel tank capacity
34.0 gal. 34.0 gal. 34.0 gal. 34.0 gal.
Lighting - map lights
front and rear front and rear front and rear front and rear
Lighting - dome light
fade fade fade fade
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors
driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Height adjustable safety belts
front front front front
Engine - valvetrain
DOHC DOHC DOHC DOHC
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles)
36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Warrranty - Powertrain (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Corrosion perforation (mths/miles)
60/unlimited 60/unlimited 60/unlimited 60/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside assistance (mths/miles)
60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Tires
P275/55SR20.0 BSW AS P275/55SR20.0 BSW AS P285/45SR22.0 BSW AS P285/45SR22.0 BSW AS
Windshield wipers - front
variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Maximum towing capacity
6,600 lbs. 6,600 lbs. 6,600 lbs. 6,600 lbs.