The 2009 Ford Expedition is a 4-door full-size SUV and is available in 8 different trims with seating for 5 to 8 passengers. Every 2009 Ford Expedition utilizes the 5.4L V8 that is rated at 300 hp and 365 lb-ft of torque. A 6-speed automatic transmission is standard. The Expedition is available with either rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive. 2009 Ford Expedition standard features include a Class III trailer hitch, dual front climate zones, heated front seats and satellite radio. The Expedition offers towing capacities in the 9000-pound range. Safety equipment includes front and side-impact air bags, three-row head-protection curtain air bags, anti-lock braking and electronic stability control with anti-rollover technology. The 2009 Ford Expedition is a carryover from 2008.