What Are the Differences Between the Ford Expedition Trim Levels?

Superior design and beefed up capabilities meet in the 2021 Ford Expedition. This full-size Ford SUV is offered in two sizes - Regular and MAX. The MAX provides more cargo capacity at 121.5 cubic-feet, while the Regular size can haul up to 104.6 cubic-feet. The Expedition MAX is only offered with the XLT, Limited, King Ranch®, and Platinum trims, while the Regular size is available with all trims. For more details, review the following 2021 Ford Expedition trims guide crafted by the RiverBend Ford team.

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2021 Ford Expedition XL STX

2021 Ford ExpeditionXL STX

If you want the features of the Expedition, but not the typical three-row configuration, now's your chance! The 2021 Ford Expedition XL STX is only offered with two rows, making this Expedition trim better for the average-sized family.

MSRP: Starting at $49,995

Key Features:

  • 3.5L EcoBoost® engine producing 375 HP and 470 lb.-ft. of torque
  • Ten-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission
  • Class IV trailer hitch receiver
  • 18-in. Magnetic Metallic painted cast aluminum wheels
  • Five-bar Gloss Black grille
  • Fog lamps
  • Quad-beam reflector headlamps
  • Tail lamps
  • Configurable daytime running lamps
  • Black roof rack side rails
  • Platform Black running boards
  • Power heated side mirrors with security approach lamps
  • BLIS® with cross traffic alert
  • Auto high beam headlamps
  • Lane keeping system
  • Pre-collision assist with automatic emergency braking
  • Rear view camera
  • SYNC® 3 with Apple CarPlay®/Android Auto
  • FordPass Connect with 4G LTE Wi-Fi® hotspot
  • Push button start
  • Remote start system
  • Remote keyless entry system
  • Rotary gear shift dial
  • Five-passenger seating
  • Eight-way power driver's seat with power lumbar
  • Four-way manual front passenger's seat
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Tri-zone electronic automatic temperature control
  • Power one-touch up/down windows for front and second rows

2021 Ford Expedition XLT

2021 Ford ExpeditionXLT

The 2021 Ford Expedition XLT brings you the expected eight-passenger configuration, which will continue across the rest of the lineup. The third row seat includes a convenient PowerFold® feature for those days when you need more cargo capacity and less passenger capacity.

MSRP: Starting at $52,810

Key Features:

  • 18-in. machined face aluminum wheels with Magnetic painted pockets
  • Bright Chrome grille with Magnetic painted accents
  • Reverse sensing system
  • Universal garage door opener
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • PowerFold and power recline 60/40 third row seat
  • Eight-passenger seating

2021 Ford Expedition Limited

2021 Ford ExpeditionLimited

If you crave exterior features that make your life easier and draw the eye, consider the 2021 Ford Expedition Limited. The hands-free power liftgate takes grocery shopping to new heights, while the power deployable running boards can be extended for passengers who need an extra leg up.

MSRP: Starting at $61,575

Key Features:

  • 20-in. premium Dark Tarnish painted wheels
  • Power deployable running boards with Magnetic paint and polished stainless accent
  • Rain sensing front wipers
  • Hands-free foot activated liftgate
  • Body color with Satin Aluminum Insert door handles
  • LED tail lamps
  • Bright stainless roof rack side rails
  • Power folding AutoFold driver auto-dimming side mirrors
  • Forward sensing system
  • Memory settings for driver's seat, foot pedals, and exterior mirrors
  • Intelligent access with push button start
  • 12-speaker B&O® sound system by Bang and Olufsen
  • HD Radio®
  • SiriusXM Traffic and Travel Link®
  • Wireless charging
  • First and second row leather-trimmed seats
  • Heated and ventilated front seats
  • Heated second row power folding tip and slide seats
  • Ten-way power driver's seat
  • Eight-way front passenger's seat
  • Power tilt/telescoping steering column
  • Heated steering wheel

2021 Ford Expedition King Ranch

2021 Ford ExpeditionKing Ranch®

The 2021 Ford Expedition King Ranch® is the most stylish trim in the lineup. If you like to stand out in the parking lot or in your driveway, the Stone Gray embellishments throughout this trim will do the trick.

MSRP: Starting at $72,735

Key Features:

  • 22-in. six-spoke painted machined face aluminum wheels with dark tarnish painted pockets
  • King Ranch® center cap on wheels
  • Stone Gray side mirror caps, roof rack side rails, and painted lower front and rear bumpers
  • LED headlamps and fog lamps
  • 360-degree camera with split view and front/rear washer
  • Enhanced active park assist system with parallel parking, park out assist and reverse perpendicular parking
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Panoramic Vista Roof®
  • Del Rio leather-trimmed seats

2021 Ford Expedition Platinum

2021 Ford ExpeditionPlatinum

Performance and comfort meld in the 2021 Ford Expedition Platinum to create the most luxurious trim in this SUV lineup. The standard powertrain receives a power boost that you'll be able to feel. And the Active Motion® front seats include massage functionality that create a truly relaxing experience.

MSRP: Starting at $73,775

Key Features:

  • Power upgrade to 3.5L EcoBoost engine, which now produces 400 HP and 480 lb.-ft. of torque
  • Bright roof rack side rails
  • Satin aluminum grille with bright chrome inner accents
  • Satin aluminum mirror caps
  • Multicontour seats with Active Motion

2020 Ford Expedition Driving along highway with the ocean along it

The 2020 Ford Expedition is a voluptuous eight-seater SUV with ample space for both cargo and passengers. With a choice between four trims, there's a combination of features for every individual taste. The following Expedition XLT vs. Limited vs. King Ranch® vs. Platinum comparison was designed to help you in your research.

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2020 Ford Expedition: XLT vs. Limited vs. King Ranch® vs. Platinum

2020 Ford ExpeditionXLT

2020 Ford Expedition XLT in white
Starting MSRP $52,810

Key Features & Specs

Slide into the 2020 Ford Expedition XLT knowing that it has convenience and safety features aplenty. This trim includes:

  • 3.5L EcoBoost® engine
  • 18-in. machined-face aluminum wheels with Magnetic painted pockets 
  • Black roof rack side rails
  • Bright chrome grille with Magnetic-painted accents
  • SYNC® 3
  • Eight-way power driver's seat with power lumbar
  • PowerFold® and power recline 60/40 third-row seat 
  • Trailer sway control
  • Terrain Management System™
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • Power front windows with one-touch up/down
  • 4G LTE Wi-Fi® hotspot
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Universal garage door opener
  • Tri-zone electronic automatic temperature control 
  • Push-button start
  • Pre-collision assist with automatic emergency braking
  • Reverse sensing system
  • Second-row 40/20/40 split bench manual reclining fold-flat seat with CenterSlide® 
  • Hill start assist
  • Remote keyless entry system
  • Safety Canopy® System
  • SOS Post-Crash Alert System™

2020 Ford ExpeditionLimited

2020 Ford Expedition Limited in Black
Starting MSRP $63,345

Key Features & Specs

The 2020 Expedition Limited takes every mile of your journey seriously with a handy power second-row folding function and motion-activated liftgate. This trim also includes:

  • 20-in. premium Dark Tarnish-painted wheels
  • Hands-free foot-activated liftgate
  • Ten-way power front seats with power lumbar
  • Wireless charging
  • B&O® sound system with 12 speakers
  • Second-row windows with power one-touch up/down feature
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Bright stainless roof rack side rails
  • Perforated, leather-trimmed, heated, and ventilated front seats
  • Heated second-row seats
  • Second-row 40/20/40 power folding tip and slide seats
  • Bright chrome grille with Silver Lining painted accents
  • Blind Spot Information System (BLIS® ) with cross-traffic alert including trailer tow monitoring
  • HD Radio™
  • Power tilt-and-telescoping steering column
  • LED tail lamps
  • Side view power-folding mirrors with autofold, memory, heated glass, turn signal indicators, security approach lamps, and auto-dimming driver's side function
  • Memory feature for the driver's seat, foot pedals, and exterior mirrors
  • Forward sensing system

2020 Ford ExpeditionKing Ranch®

2020 Ford Expedition King Ranch in gold
Starting MSRP $72,895

Key Features & Specs

Glory in both views of the sky and surrounding obstacles with the 2020 Ford Expedition King Ranch®. This trim includes:

  • 22-in. six-spoke painted machined-face aluminum with Dark Tarnish-painted pockets and King Ranch® center cap
  • Panoramic Vista Roof®
  • 360-degree camera
  • LED headlamps and fog lamps
  • Stone Gray roof rack side rails
  • Enhanced active park assist system with parallel parking, park out assist, and reverse perpendicular parking
  • Adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go

2020 Ford ExpeditionPlatinum

2020 Ford Expedition Platinum in Red
Starting MSRP $73,935

Key Features & Specs

The 2020 Expedition Platinum is truly a premium luxury SUV. The stops were pulled out for the design of the front seats, which were made to keep the driver and co-pilot alert and comfortable on the road. This trim also includes:

  • Multicontour front seats with Active Motion®
  • Bright roof rack side rails
  • Satin aluminum grille with bright chrome inner accents

Key Comparisons

XLT vs. Limited

Your choice between the 2020 Expedition XLT and Limited depends largely on what you're looking for in an SUV. The XLT has a power folding third-row but only a manual folding second-row, which is a power-folding second-row on the Limited trim. Recline eight different ways with power on the XLT in the driver's seat and use power to recline ten ways in both of the front seats on the Limited.

2020 Ford Expedition in blue driving in a city durring the day
2020 Ford Expedition in red driving off road on a muddy dirt road

King Ranch vs. Platinum

The differences between the 2020 Expedition King Ranch® and Platinum are minimal but pronounced. The King Ranch® features luxurious front seats that are captain's chairs with heat, leather upholstery, and ventilation. The Expedition Platinum takes these front seats a step further with Active Motion® technology and multicontour design to create a sensual experience that works to keep you focused on driving. The other differences are aesthetic. The Platinum has bright roof rack side rails that are Stone Gray in color on the King Ranch®. Also, the King Ranch® includes a bright chrome grille with Silver Lining accents while the Platinum has a satin aluminum grille with bright chrome accents.

Ford Expedition vs. Expedition MAX

The key difference between the Ford Expedition and Expedition MAX largely lies in size, as the following chart shows.

Expedition

2020 Ford SUV

Expedition MAX

Eight

Seating Capacity

Eight

210 in.

Length

221.9 in.

79.9 in.

Width

79.9 in.

76.6 in.

Height

76.4 in.

104.6 cu.-ft.

Cargo Volume Behind First-Row

121.5 cu.-ft.

63.6 cu.-ft.

Max. Cargo Volume Behind Second-Row

79.6 cu.-ft.

20.9 cu.-ft.

Max. Cargo Volume Behind Third-Row

36 cu.-ft.

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2019 Ford Expedition Trims

Is the 2019 Ford Expedition the ideal SUV for your family's next adventure? Before you can take home your family's new vehicle, it is important to decide which trim level includes the features you require for a successful trip. To help you decide which 2019 Ford Expedition trim level is ideal for your lifestyle, the team at RiverBend Ford in Bainbridge, GA, has created the following trim comparison. Continue reading to learn more, or speak directly to a product specialist by calling (877) 340-0441.

What are the differences between the Ford Expedition and Ford Expedition MAX?

Families who need even more room for passengers and cargo will want to consider the Ford Expedition MAX. While the Expedition and Expedition MAX seat up to 8 passengers, the MAX is nearly a foot longer and adds 16.9 cu.-ft. of cargo space. The Ford Expedition has a maximum cargo capacity of 104.6 cu.-ft., while the Expedition MAX has 121.5 cu.-ft. of space. The Expedition MAX is available with all trim levels, and starts at $54,815 MSRP.

XLT vs. Limited

Are you unsure of the differences between the XLT and Limited trim levels? The XLT provides basic comforts, infotainment, and convenience features you'll love, while the Limited adds even more comfort and technology options. View the table below to determine if the Ford Expedition XLT or Limited trim is right for your family.

Ford Expedition Trims

Key Features

XLT

Starting at $52,130 MSRP

  • PowerFold® and power recline third-row seat
  • Cloth-trimmed bucket seats
  • Six-way power adjustable driver's seat
  • Single-zone climate control
  • SYNC® infotainment
  • 15 total cupholders
  • Reverse Sensing System
  • Rearview camera
  • Halogen fog lamps

Limited

Starting at $63,015 MSRP

XLT features plus:

  • Leather-trimmed heated and ventilated front bucket seats
  • Third-row power folding headrests
  • Heated second-row outboard seats
  • 10-way power adjustable front seats
  • SYNC® 3 infotainment
  • B&O sound system by Bang & Olufsen™
  • Wireless charging hub
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Blind spot information system with cross traffic and trailer tow monitoring
  • Truck Apps

Platinum

The 2019 Ford Expedition Platinum is the ultimate family-friendly and excursion ready SUV. The Platinum trim is equipped with a 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 Platinum Series engine that produces 375 HP, includes automatic stop/start technology, and can tow up 9,300 lbs. when properly equipped. You can expect the following features from the 2019 Expedition Platinum, starting at $73,365 MSRP.

2019 Ford Expedition Platinum
  • LED fog lamps
  • Panoramic Vista Roof
  • Multicontour seats with Active Motion®
  • Voice-activated touchscreen navigation
  • Six total smart charging USB ports
  • Enhanced active park assist system with parallel parking, park out assist, and reverse perpendicular parking

Ford Expedition Special Offers

Are you shopping for your family's SUV with a budget in mind? At RiverBend Ford, we offer special incentives for the 2019 Ford Expedition. Browse our current offers to find one that works best for you, and then contact our Ford dealership in Bainbridge, GA at (877) 340-0441. Schedule a test drive in any 2019 Expedition in our inventory by filling out our online form.

2019 Ford Expedition parked on hill


2018 Ford Expedition Trim Options

A Ford Expedition driving away from the mountains

Is the 2018 Ford Expedition the ideal SUV for your family's next adventure? Before you can take home your family's next vehicle, it is important to decide which trim level includes the features you require for a successful trip. To help you decide which 2018 Ford Expedition trim level is ideal for your lifestyle, the team at RiverBend Ford in Bainbridge, GA has created the following trim comparison. Continue reading to learn more, or speak directly to a product specialist by calling (877) 340-0441.

 

What are the differences between the Ford Expedition and Expedition MAX?

Do you need additional space to accommodate your family and cargo? The Ford Expedition MAX is nearly a foot longer than the Expedition, and allows for an additional 16.9 cu.-ft. of cargo space. The last row of seating also has even more head- and legroom for added comfort for all your passengers. The Expedition MAX is available with all trim levels, starting at $54,475 MSRP.

A black Ford Expedition driving through the snow

 

XLT vs. Limited

Are you unsure of the differences between the XLT and Limited trim levels? The XLT provides basic comforts, infotainment, and convenience features you'll love, while the Limited adds even more comfort and technology options. View the table below to determine if the Ford Expedition XLT or Limited trim is right for your family.

Ford Expedition Trim

Features

XLT

Starting at $51,790 MSRP

  • 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 engine
  • SYNC® infotainment with 4.2-in. LCD screen
  • Six-way power driver's seat
  • Second-row seats with CenterSlide®
  • Nine-speaker audio system
  • Manual single-zone air conditioning
  • Power-adjustable pedals
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Halogen fog lamps
  • Power heated sideview mirrors
  • Roof rack

Limited

Starting at $62,675 MSRP

XLT features plus:

  • Blind Spot Information System with trailer coverage and cross-traffic alert
  • Forward Sensing System
  • SYNC® 3 with 8-in. touchscreen
  • Smartphone integration
  • 10-way power-adjustable front seats
  • Heated and ventilated front seats
  • Heated second-row seats
  • B&O PLAY™ 12-speaker audio system
  • Dual-zone climate control
  • Intelligent Access
  • Memory feature for pedals
  • Remote start
  • Heated steering wheel
  • LED taillamps
A red Ford Expedition Platinum
 

Platinum

The 2018 Ford Expedition Platinum is the ultimate family-friendly and excursion ready SUV. The Platinum trim is equipped with a 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 Platinum Series engine that produces 400 HP, includes automatic stop/start technology, and can tow up to 6,000 lbs. You can expect the following features from the 2018 Expedition Platinum.

  • Starting at $73,030 MSRP
  • Continuously controlled damping suspension
  • Enhanced active noise control
  • 360-degree camera with split-view display
  • Enhanced active park assist
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • Multi-contour front seats with Active Motion®
  • Voice-activated navigation
  • Leather door-trim accents
  • LED fog lamps
  • LED headlamps
 

Ford Expedition Special Offers

Are you shopping for your family's next SUV with a budget in mind? At RiverBend Ford, we offer special incentives for the 2018 Ford Expedition. Browse our current offers to find one that works best for you, and then contact our Ford dealership in Bainbridge, GA at (877) 340-0441. Schedule a test drive in any 2018 Expedition in our used Expedition inventory by filling out our online form.

A red Ford Expedition off roading near a lake

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