Sure, it might say 2018 on your calendar, but at Kentwood Ford, we know that there’s a lot our inventory of 2017 models offer consumers. This is especially true when it comes to the 2017 Ford Explorer. Available in four impressive trim packages and with Ford’s industry-leading EcoBoost engine technology, the 2017 Explorer still has a lot that consumers are sure to love, whatever their particular needs and desires in an SUV. Drivers have trusted the Explorer since 1990, and they continue to do so, largely due to the model’s long-upheld quality and capability. At Kentwood Ford, we’re proud to feature an extensive inventory of both new and used Explorers that are begging for a chance to be driven. Here, we’ll touch on a few of the things that make the 2017 Explorer a viable and practical choice, even in 2018.
The 2017 Ford Explorer: at a glance
With trim levels ranging from XLT, Limited, Sport and Platinum editions, there’s no shortage of choice available choice for consumers when it comes to the 2017 Ford Explorer. Though the vehicles at these respective trim levels might differ in terms of featured tech, driving capability and interior luxury, what the 2017 Explorer family has in common, is enough to satisfy the most particular motorist. The chart below lists available capability options common across all trim levels of Explorer:
|Available Engines||3.5L Ti-VCT V6||2.3L EcoBoost® I-4||3.5L EcoBoost® V6|
|Horsepower||290 @ 6500||280 @ 5600||365 @ 5500|
|Torque||255 @ 4000||310 @ 3000||350 @ 3500|
|Fuel consumption||(FWD) 13.9 L/100km city/ 9.7 L/100km hwy||(FWD) 12.6 L/100km city/ 8.6 L/100km hwy||(4WD) 14.8 L/100km city/ 10.7 L/100km hwy|
The Explorer was designed and built precisely for what it was named after: exploration. For almost three decades, the Ford Explorer as upheld its position as a durable, capable travelling companion for roads both paved, and non-existent. Balancing travel comfort and connectivity with awesome capability, the 2017 Ford Explorer carries on a proud tradition of Ford SUV’s that rise to the occasion and keep wanting more. With exceptionally roomy seating for seven and standard options as forward-looking as Reverse Sensing, and Intelligent 4WD, its easy to get into an Explorer. Contact the Kentwood Ford team and be introduced in person, or schedule a test drive online, today.