What makes a great camping vehicle? You can take just about any car, truck, or SUV on a camping trip. But the real question is: how convenient do you want your camping trip to be? While cars like the 2015 Ford Focus or 2015 Ford Fusion are great vehicles, serious campers or outdoors people may shy away for a lack of off-road capability or lack of storage space.
What are the best Ford camping vehicles? We’ve put together with a the best camping cruisers in Ford’s lineup!
The all-new 2015 Ford F-150 has redefined the box of a pickup. The F-150 is featured with an exclusive Remote Tailgate Release system that can lower the tailgate with a key fob. When properly equipped, pack more gear into the 2015 Ford F-150 with the class leading 3,300-lb maximum payload rating.
With lots of room for family and camping cargo, the 2016 Ford Explorer is stocked with a brand new litigate and all-wheel drive capability. A hands-free liftgate will help you load and unload an Explorer loaded with camping goodies.
Packed with standard technology like Ford Sync and a Rear View Camera, the 2015 Ford Edge will keep a family of campers occupied from your driveway to your resting destination. Intelligent all-wheel drive is optional but you’ll be able to navigate through less than ideal terrain with its AdvanceTrac with Stability Control that helps prevent roll overs.
Dubbed the Expedition for a reason, this SUV will take you through uncharted territory, into the deep woods. The 2015 Ford Expedition is the first Ford model to provide Continuously Controlled Damping (CCD). This feature is available on the Limited, King Ranch and Platinum Expedition models and works to monitor suspension, steering, braking and body motions.
The most stylish family cruiser on the road, the Ford Flex can take you wherever you need to go. Powerfold Third-Row Seats enables drivers the option to fold up or down the third row of seating. Look forward to every ride in the 2015 Ford Flex!
Ford Transit Connect Wagon
Though typically used for commercial ventures, the Ford Transit Connect Wagon would make a great vacation cruiser! With enough room for the entire family, the Ford Transit Connect Wagon has the potential to become the de facto transportation vehicle.