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2012 Nissan Armada

2012 Ford Expedition

  2012 Nissan Armada 2WD 4-door SV Side Exterior View 2012 Ford Expedition 2WD 4-door Limited Side Exterior View
Invoice $36,298 $34,242
12/19 13/20
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Bottom Line It's lacking in some features and its interior is a bit cheap, but the 2012 Nissan Armada has rugged good looks and a beefy V-8 powertrain. Read Full Review If you're one of the few SUV fans left standing in the full-size arena, the 2012 Ford Expedition offers truck toughness in a well-rounded, well-featured SUV package. Read Full Review
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  • Accelerates strongly
  • Big towing capacity
  • Seating position is upright, high
  • Interior is spacious


  • Handling can feel clumsy
  • High step-in
  • Interior materials are coarse
  • Low gas mileage
  • High load floor


  • Better handling than other big utes
  • Ride quality
  • Third-row seat is roomy
  • Gorgeous King Ranch interior


  • Just one powertrain offered
  • Interior plastics can look thrifty
  • Design aging fine, but still aging
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