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2017 Ford Explorer in Boston MA

With the capability to haul seven passengers or tow another car, the Ford Explorer is the quintessential family SUV. Last year, Ford honed in on the styling of this classic choice, and with the new 2017 look, it’s looking better than ever. Offering tons of extras you’ll love, like the new Ford Sync 3 infotainment system and a long list of safety features, the 2017 Ford Explorer proves itself again and again.

 

The 2017 Ford Explorer is offered in five different trim levels: Explorer, XLT, Limited, Sport, and Platinum. The base, XLT, and Limited trims come with standard FWD and available 4WD, and the Sport and Platinum trims are standard 4WD.

2017 Ford Explorer

  • Engine: 3.5-liter EcoBoost® V6 with Ti-VCT
  • Transmission: Six-speed automatic with SelectShift®
  • Performance: 290 horsepower and 255 lb-ft of torque
  • Fuel Economy: 17/24/20 MPG City/Highway/Combined*
  • Exterior Features: Acoustic-laminate and solar-tinted windshield glass, 18-inch painted aluminum wheels, Second and third row privacy glass, Black roof rack side rails with black end caps, Body-color liftgate spoiler, LED taillamps, Rear View Camera with Assist Grid Lines and Washer, Halogen reflector high beams, Dual chrome exhaust tips, Manual folding mirrors with integrated blind spot mirrors, Automatic LED low-beam headlamps, Dark Foundry Gray grille with chrome bars
  • Interior Features: First-row center floor console with wrapped armrest and storage bin, Leather-wrapped shift knob, Rear auxiliary climate control, Rear view camera with washer, Manual tilt/telescoping steering column, Cruise control, Power door locks, Four 12V powerpoints, Front and rear scuff plates embossed with EXPLORER, Cloth seating surfaces, Front and rear carpeted floor mats, Manual day/night rearview mirror, Integrated key fob, Air filtration system, Power windows, Daytime running lights, Cargo hooks, EasyFuel capless fuel filler, Manual single-zone climate control, Dome/map lights in all three rows, MyKey, Cargo net
  • Radio and Technology: Six speakers, Media hub with 1 smart charging USB port, SYNC®, AM/FM with a single-disc CD/MP3 player

2017 Ford Explorer XLT

- Adds to or replaces features on Explorer -

  • Engine: 3.5-liter EcoBoost® V6 with Ti-VCT
  • Transmission: Six-speed automatic with SelectShift®
  • Performance: 290 horsepower and 255 lb-ft of torque
  • Fuel Economy: 17/24/20 MPG City/Highway/Combined*
  • Exterior Features: Foundry Gray grille with chrome bars, Fog lamps, Silver roof rack side rails, LED signature lighting, Body-color door handles, Heated mirrors with LED signal indicators and approach lamps, Chrome bodyside cladding accent
  • Interior Features: Intelligent Access with Push-Button Start, Leather-wrapped steering wheel, Reverse Sensing System, 10-way power driver seat with lumbar and recline
  • Radio and Technology: SiriusXM satellite radio

2017 Ford Explorer Limited

- Adds to or replaces features on XLT -

  • Engine: 2.3-liter EcoBoost I-4
  • Transmission: Six-speed automatic with SelectShift®
  • Performance: 280 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque
  • Fuel Economy: 19/27/22 MPG City/Highway/Combined*
  • Exterior Features: Hands free power liftgate, Chrome roof rack side rails, Chrome exterior door handles, 20-inch premium painted aluminum wheels, Bright silver grille painted with chrome bars, Powerfold mirrors with auto-fold and drivers memory
  • Interior Features: Dual-zone electronic automatic temperature control, Remote start, Power tilt/telescoping steering column, Power-adjustable pedals with memory, Second-row armrest and dual cupholders and heated outboard seats, Ambient lighting, Perforated leather-trimmed first and second-row seats, Heated steering wheel, Front and rear scuff plates with bright inserts, Auto-dimming rearview mirror, 110V power outlet, Universal Garage Door Opener
  • Radio and Technology: Voice-activated navigation system, Sony Premium Audio System with 12 speakers, Forward media bin with one smart-charging USB and one 12V powerpoint and SD card reader, SYNC® 3

2017 Ford Explorer Sport

- Adds to or replaces features on Limited -

  • Engine: 3.5-liter Twin Turbo V6
  • Transmission: Six-speed automatic with SelectShift®
  • Performance: 365 horsepower and 350 lb-ft of torque
  • Fuel Economy: 16/22/18 MPG City/Highway/Combined*
  • Exterior Features: Fascia-integrated dual tips exhaust, Unique EXPLORER badge on hood, Painted black exterior door handles, 20-inch machined aluminum wheels with painted pockets, High gloss black roof rack side rails, LED taillamps with unique blackout treatment, High gloss black grille with high gloss black bars, High glass black liftgate appliqué
  • Interior Features: First and second-row floor mats with unique badging, Lighted front scuff plates, Second-row armrest and dual cupholders, Unique perforated leather-trimmed with red accent stitching heated seats

2017 Ford Explorer Platinum

- Adds to or replaces features on previous trims -

  • Engine: 3.5-liter Twin Turbo V6
  • Transmission: Six-speed automatic with SelectShift®
  • Performance: 365 horsepower and 350 lb-ft of torque
  • Fuel Economy: 16/22/18 MPG City/Highway/Combined*
  • Exterior Features: Satin chrome liftgate appliqué, Unique grille with satin chrome finish, Satin chrome roof rack side rails, Satin chrome exterior door handles, 20-inch bright machined face with tarnished dark painted pockets, Rain-sensing wipers, Satin chrome mirror cap, Auto high beams, Satin chrome bodyside cladding
  • Interior Features: Platinum-branded floor mats, Leather with quilted inserts and first-row "Platinum" embroidery, Twin-panel moonroof, Enhanced active park assist with pull out assist and perpendicular park and flank guard, Adaptive cruise control and collision warning with brake support
  • Radio and Technology: Blind Spot Information System, Lane Departure Warnings with Lane Keep Assist, Premium 500-watt Sound from Sony with Clear Phase and Live Acoustics
 
 
Standard Safety Features

The 2017 Ford Explorer earned a five-star safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, a score that places it at the top of its class. It comes as no surprise that one of America’s favorite SUVs come with plenty of safety features. The new Ford Explorer seats up to seven passengers and packs safety equipment needed to make the modern road a safer place.

The new Explorer is a fully-capable SUV and comes stocked with plenty of safety equipment. Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System allows drivers to shift into a different setting according to the terrain. The four settings offer optimized traction on adverse surfaces like mud, sand, grass, and snow. The Intelligent 4WD system also includes Hill Descent Control.

Long trips are a breeze when the Ford Explorer is equipped with Adaptive Cruise Control and Forward Collision Warning with Brake Support. Drivers can simply set cruise control and the system will slow down and stop all on its own.

The available Blind Spot Information System with Cross-Traffic Alert warns drivers when another vehicle enters their blind spot. Cross-Traffic Alert warns drivers when another vehicle is within 15 yards of the Explorer while reversing out of a parking space or driveway.

The new Ford Explorer doesn’t lack when it comes to safety equipment for the SUV’s impressive capability. The latest model boasts a maximum towing capacity of 5,000 pounds and brings top technologies to help along the way.

Trailer Sway Control keeps things under control while AdvanceTrac with RSC prevents oversteer, wheel slip, understeer, and roll motion. It also optimizes control on gravel, ice, and other irregular roads. Curve Control will slow the vehicle down in the event that the Explorer is moving too fast when heading around a curve.

See how the new Ford Explorer fits in with your family by taking a test drive at Stoneham Ford today!

The 2017 Ford Explorer handles itself well off road, and its maximum towing capacity is a generous 2,000 pounds, which means that your Ford Explorer is ready to take you wherever your journey leads. Get behind the wheel of a 2017 Ford Explorer and you’ll understand what keeps this classic SUV among the top contenders.

*EPA-estimated rating. Actual mileage will vary.