Nissan Armada vs. Ford Expedition

Hermosa Blue
VS
Stone Gray

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$31,957 - $34,936
$33,227 - $38,044

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.63 / 5
24 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
390 hp
375 hp

Engine Type

Engine Type
5.6L DOHC 32V Endurance V8
3.5L EcoBoost V6

Interior Features

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.9 in.
43.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.9 in.
42 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
39 in.
41.5 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
40 in.
40 in.

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Not Available
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
8
5 - 8

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Optional

3rd Row Seating

3rd Row Seating
Not Available
Optional

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Not Available
Optional

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Not Available
Optional

Exterior Features

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate
Optional
Not Available

Running Boards

Running Boards
Not Available
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
121.1 in.
122.5 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
41.3 ft.
41 ft.

Width

Width
79.9 in.
83.6 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
390 hp
375 hp

Torque

Torque
394 ft. lbs.
470 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
8500 .lbs
5900 - 9300 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
850 .lbs
590 - 930 .lbs

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Not Available
Optional

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Not Available
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
26 gal.
23.3 gal.

Combined

Combined
14 - 19 mpg
9 - 23 mpg

City

City
13 - 14 mpg
17 mpg

Highway

Highway
18 - 19 mpg
22 - 24 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Not Available
Optional

Safety Features

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Not Available
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Nissan Armada
Ford Expedition

Body Style

Body Style
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Body Code

Body Code
S
S

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive
Four Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
8
5 - 8

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap
7300 - 7500 lbs.
7200 - 7450 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
15 - 16 mpg.
19 - 20 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
13 - 14 mpg.
17 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
18 - 19 mpg.
22 - 24 mpg.

Gross Combined Wt Rating

Gross Combined Wt Rating
14450 - 14700 lbs.
12000 - 15500 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
8500 lbs.
5900 - 9300 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
850 lbs.
590 - 930 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
8500 lbs.
5900 - 9300 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
850 lbs.
590 - 930 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
8500 lbs.
5900 - 9300 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded V-8
Twin Turbo Regular Unleaded V-6

Displacement

Displacement
5.6 L/339
3.5 L/213

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection

Trans Type

Trans Type
7
10

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.89
4.70

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.17
2.98

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.03
2.15

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.41
1.77

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
1.52

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.86
1.27

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.54
4.87

Trans PTO Access

Trans PTO Access
No
No

Transfer Case Model

Transfer Case Model
Electronic - None
Electronic - None

Transfer Case Power Take Off

Transfer Case Power Take Off
No
No

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
650
675

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
650
675

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
11.0 - 11.8
8.8 - 9.3

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150
150

Engine Oil Cooler

Engine Oil Cooler
None
None

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Axle Type - Front

Axle Type - Front
Independent
Independent

Axle Type - Rear

Axle Type - Rear
Independent
Independent

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
2.94
3.15, 3.31, 3.73

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
2.94
3.15, 3.31, 3.73

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P265/70HR18
P265/70SR17 - P275/65R18

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P265/70HR18
P265/70SR17 - P275/65R18

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Full-Size
Full-Size

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 8 in.
17 - 18 X 8.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 8 in.
17 - 18 X 8.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Full-Size in.
Full-Size in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum - Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
41.3 ft.
41 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Brake ABS System (Second Line)

Brake ABS System (Second Line)
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.8 in.
13 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.8 in.
13.5 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
26 gal.
23.3 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.9 in.
42 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.9 in.
43.9 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
63.8 in.
64.9 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
59.2 in.
62.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
40 in.
40 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
39 in.
41.5 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
63.4 in.
64.8 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
58.4 in.
62.6 in.

Third Head Room

Third Head Room
36.4 in.
37.3 in.

Third Leg Room

Third Leg Room
28.3 in.
40.9 in.

Third Shoulder Room

Third Shoulder Room
60.5 in.
64.2 in.

Third Hip Room

Third Hip Room
48.8 in.
51.4 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
121.1 in.
122.5 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
79.9 in.
83.6 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
75.8 in.
76.4 - 76.6 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
67.5 in.
67.6 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
67.9 in.
67.2 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
9.1 in.
9.8 in.

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1
86.2 in.
Not Available

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2
49.1 in.
Not Available

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3

Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3
20.3 in.
Not Available

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline

Cargo Area Width @ Beltline
63.4 in.
Not Available

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
48.8 in.
Not Available

Cargo Box (Area) Height

Cargo Box (Area) Height
36.7 in.
Not Available

Liftover Height

Liftover Height
34.8 in.
35.3 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
95.4 ft³.
104.6 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
49.9 ft³.
20.9 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
16.5 ft³.
20.9 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.78
1.00

Model Group

Model Group
Armada
Expedition

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Large Sport Utility
Large Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
5.6
3.5

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
8
6

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4