The 2017 Ford Explorer marks the latest edition of the sporty SUV that drivers have grown to love over the years. The latest model comes in five available trims and starts at just $31,660. The new Ford Explorer comes with a whole host of engines hidden beneath the sleek hood that flows into an aerodynamic, eye-catching style.
The Ford Explorer’s exterior is as practical as it is gorgeous. The latest version of this popular SUV earns up to an EPA-estimated 19 city/27 hwy mpg. This spacious SUV also seats up to seven passengers comfortably and drivers have their choice of front-wheel or all-wheel drive. As for capability, the new Explorer brings up to 5,000 lbs. of towing when properly equipped.
The Explorer’s engine lineup kicks off with a powerful 3.5-liter V6 engine that produces 290 horsepower and 255 lb-ft of torque. The efficient 2.3-liter turbocharged EcoBoost four-cylinder engine brings 280 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque to the road.
The most powerful engine of the bunch is the 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged EcoBoost V6 engine that brings an impressive 365 horsepower and 350 lb-ft of torque to the road. That engine is only available with four-wheel drive.
All engines come mated to a six-speed automatic transmission in order to optimize fuel economy and power as well as provide a smooth, relaxing ride.
Come down to Hometown Motors to see for yourself what the 2017 Ford Explorer can offer you.