Which large SUV gets the best fuel economy ratings?
Fuel economy ratings are not the first thing that comes to mind when looking at large SUVs. Even so, car shoppers considering one of these vehicles will want to know how often they will have to stop at the gas station when hauling the entire family. With this in mind, which large SUV gets the best fuel economy ratings?
2018 Ford Expedition Fuel Economy Ratings
Under the hood of the 2018 Ford Expedition will be Ford’s 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6. Performance numbers on the engine are rated at 375 horsepower and 470 pound-feet of torque. This engine is paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission. Together, the combination earns up to an estimated 17 miles per gallon in the cities and 24 miles per gallon on the highways for 20 miles per gallon combined.
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Full-Size SUV Fuel Economy Ratings
|SUV Model (Two-Wheel Drive)||City MPG||Highway MPG||Combined MPG|
The 2018 Expedition is the only full-size SUV on the market to break the 20 mile-per-gallon average for combined fuel economy. The combined fuel economy ratings for competing models include the Chevrolet Suburban and Tahoe at 19 mpg, Nissan Armada at 16 mpg and the Toyota Sequoia at 15 mpg.