Ford filed for the registration of the Excursion name. The listing is still being processed, but it is just a matter of time when the US carmaker will obtain rights. Well, this was the largest SUV ever built, and we expect the same from the new model. The 2022 Ford Excursion is definitely coming, and here are further details we found about the legendary vehicle.
By being larger than Expedition Max, there will be even more room for passengers. The 2022 Ford Excursion will be a seven-seater SUV and the site specialized for such vehicles already wrote about the comeback (read more HERE).
But, let’s see what else we can find about the truck-based model that will be the new biggest SUV in dealerships. The introduction of a 7.3-liter V8 engine immediately sparked rumors about the Excursion comeback. With the F-250 Super Duty truck being updated recently, the SUV will definitely borrow some styling features from its sibling. These two shared design solutions when the rig was in production for the last time.
2022 Ford Excursion Specs
So, a V8 is the most likely engine for the 2022 Ford Excursion. It is an all-new 7.3-liter displacement, which also serves as the source of power for heavy-duty trucks. 430 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque are enough for excellent towing capabilities. For will also make a few other surprises, and The Drive magazine reports about an electric drivetrain. It doesn’t seem so likely at this moment. Ford is building more EVs, the Mach E is the latest one, but it is too small compared to the Excursion.
Many experts are sure that the diesel unit will also be part of the lineup. there are two solutions. The lighter powertrain is a 3.0-l turbodiesel, available on the F-150 truck. However, fans see this one as more suitable for the Expedition. On the other hand, being based on the F-250, means the SUV could go after a huge V8 diesel. In this case, drivers will feel handle 400 hp and 900 lb-ft of torque. If engineers maximize the outputs, these numbers can reach 450 horsepower and 1,000-pound feet.
2022 Ford Excursion Interior
The 2022 Ford Excursion will offer three rows of seats, that is for sure. But, it is unclear if there will be seven or eight seats available. The competition is tough and you can find the best seven-seaters comparison on the 7-SEATER SUV. the new Excursion is going to beat the maximum cargo space of Expedition Max, which is about 122 cubic feet.