Heavily refreshed and improved, 2017 Ford Explorer is going to be a quite fantastic SUV model for this year. It redesigned exterior and improved interior, along with new solutions in engines will make some of the customers why they did not decide on this model before, although the previous models are not so sophisticated as this one for 2017.
In the new 2017, Ford Explorer chassis is designed as sport-tuned. The front grille is egg-crate, and with a chrome detail around it. Mirror caps are also chromed, bigger than before and with a turn signal on it. Headlights are on the same edge of the hood horizontally set up. Under it, there are mighty fog lamps with daylights. On the back, there were no many changes, besides the newly designed backlights and smaller back window. Also, we can see double exhaust pipe, also chromed. Wheels are different from type to type and go from 15 inches to the 20 inches, optional for Sports models.
Interior of this 2017 Ford Explorer is quite an interesting and filled with a lot of necessary things. There are a lot of real wood and aluminum materials on the steering wheel, dash, and doors. The dashboard is also wrapped with leather, along with the seats. Also, in there is 10.0 inch TFT touch screen as standard equipment with SYNC 3 installed. There are also an active cruise control and lane-keeping assist, and an automatic parking system that can steer the car into the open spot. Also, inside we have front mounted camera which reduces blind spots, along with the blind-spot warning system.
The engine is something that buyers of the 2017 Ford Explorer are going to be satisfied for. It is a 3.5 liter EcoBoost twin-turbocharged and intercooler DOHC engine, with 24-valve and V-6 and direct fuel injection. Block and head are made of aluminum. That gives us the power of 365 HP at 5500 rpm and torque of 350 lb/ft on 3500rpm.Transmission is 6-speed automatic with manual shifting mode. It is also in all wheel drive. Fuel economy is 18 MPG in the city and up to 22 MPG on the highway. Highway range is about 370 miles. Top speed is limited to the 122 MPH. It goes from 0-60MPH in 5.8 sec, from 0-100MPH in 15.2 sec. Braking from 70-0 MPH is 174 ft.
2017 Ford Explorer is already shown in the beginning of this year as a new and redesigned model of this proven model. The price of this magnificent and well-designed car is going to be somewhere about $32,235, and depending on the size of the package it will go to the $55,025.