2016 Chevrolet Suburban vs. 2016 Ford Expedition

2016 Chevy Suburban

2016 Chevrolet Suburban

2016 Expedition

2016 Ford Expedition

The 2016 Chevy Suburban and the 2016 Ford Expedition are both full-size American SUVs. They both offer serious power and capability. Either one could be a perfect family vehicle, if you have a large family, and plan to pull that boat to the lake, or you need to tackle some off-road conditions. You can find out how these two top SUVs compare below.

Powertrain and Performance

We know you’re looking for a solid blend of capability and efficiency. So how do these models stack up when it comes to powertrains?

  • Ford Expedition Performance: The Ford Expedition is powered by a 3.5L V6 that makes 365 hp. The Expedition is rated at EPA estimate of 16 mpg city/22 mpg highway with rear-wheel drive. The Expedition is capable of towing up to 6,000 pounds.
  • Chevrolet Suburban Performance: The Suburban is equipped with a 5.3L V8 that makes 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque. With rear-wheel drive, it’s rated at 16 mpg city and 23 mpg on the highway according to EPA estimates. The Suburban can tow up to 6,000 pounds.

It’s clear that the Suburban offers both more capability and more miles per gallon.

Warranty and Maintenance Coverage

The Ford Expedition and the Chevy Suburban both get a bumper to bumper warranty that lasts 36,000-miles/3-years, along with a powertrain warranty that covers engine and transmission for 60,000-miles/5-years. The Chevy also gets a two year package of maintenance and regular service. The Ford does not come with anything like that.

Trims and Options

One thing that comes standard on the Chevy Suburban is the OnStar telematics system with features like enhanced roadside assistance, emergency collision notification, stolen vehicle notification, remote door unlocking, and 4G LTE wireless connectivity with in-car WiFi hotspot. You won’t find any of those features standard on the Ford Expedition.

Visit Mike Anderson Chevrolet of Merrillville

You can drive the current Chevy Suburban here at Mike Anderson Chevrolet of Merrillville, your local Gary area Chevy dealer. We’re located off I-65 at 1550 E. 61st Ave. in Merrillville, IN, only a few minutes west of Gary. You’re welcome to stop by to test drive the latest Suburban today!