2018 Ford Expedition First Drive: The Beast Gets Better

– Malibu, California

No, the fullsize, body-on-frame SUV is not dead. In fact, consumer appetite for vehicles like the Ford Expedition remains plenty strong; truck-based models like this are, in many ways, much more capable overall than car-based family crossovers. But the Ford Expedition had gone a long time without a significant update, letting General Motors’ line of big SUVs – the Chevrolet Tahoe/Suburban and GMC Yukon – take the lead in terms of sales volume. For 2018, Ford fights back with an all-new model.

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