"When it comes to hauling a larger family around, shoppers who don't want to go the minivan route often turn to midsize SUVs. And in the world of three-row SUVs, the 2017 Ford Explorer is one of the most well-rounded." - Edmunds.com
Balancing power, luxury, space, and safety, it's no surprise that the Explorer's popularity has only grown over the years. Drivers can visit Power Ford, our Albuquerque Ford dealership, to get behind the wheel of the latest version, the 2017 Ford Explorer. It won't take long to discover that this SUV is packing power and plenty of other dynamic features that are designed to help you play hard and look while doing it. The newest model comes standard with a 3.5L V6 engine that delivers responsive performance and excellent fuel economy, but prospective buyers also have the choice to opt for the powerful 2.3L EcoBoost® engine or 3.5L EcoBoost® engine. The Explorer can tow up to 5,000 lbs. when properly equipped, meaning you'll be prepared for any adventure--whether it's towing the trusty camper and taking the boat out on the lake.
- Available 3.5L EcoBoost® engine
- 365 horsepower
- 350 lb.-ft. of torque
- Terrain Management System
Behind the wheel of the Explorer, Albuquerque Ford drivers are sure to capture attention anywhere they go. Three paint options have been added for the 2017 model year, including Canyon Ridge, Smoked Quartz Tinted Clearcoat, and White Gold. Inside, shoppers can expect enough interior space for the kids, pets, sports equipment, camping gear, and more. Beyond ample space, the cabin offers a range of comforts and amenities that make any ride, of any distance, enjoyable. Drivers can determine his or her own comfort level with the available 10-way power-adjustable driver's seat. Plus, the available second-row bucket seating offers even more storage space and legroom for your passengers.
- Standard roof rack
- Available painted front and rear skid plate elements
- Available heated and cooled front-row seats
- 7-passenger seating
Offering a host of smart technologies, the 2017 Explorer was designed to help drivers take on whatever challenge the road throws at them. The available SYNC® 3 system features next-generation voice-activated technology, an easy-to-read color touchscreen that conveniently displays phone, audio, and available navigation functions. Drivers can easily integrate their iPhones with the power of Siri® Eyes Free, allowing them to access their favorite apps without ever taking their hands or eyes off the road.
- Available front 180-degree camera
- Available SYNC® 3
- SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
- Available navigation system
Whether you're riding solo or always have the family along, safety is a top concern. Drivers who check out the 2017 Ford Explorer in Albuquerque will find an array of standard and available technologies that have been designed with your safety in mind. Among its standard features is the Safety Canopy System, SOS Post-Crash Alert System, and AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control. Further enhancing occupant protection, prospective buyers can opt for the front 180-degree camera and forward sensing system, which aids in visibility for limited sight-maneuvers like pulling out of the driveway, street parking, and more. Even if your unintentionally drift out of the lane, the Lane-Keeping System will alert you, vibrating the steering wheel when you drift too close to a lane marker. It then activates directional steering torque to help guide you back to the center of the lane.
- Available Lane-keeping System
- AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control
- Front passenger knee airbag
- Safety Canopy® System
To see what the 2017 Ford Explorer is all about, contact Power Ford at (866) 640-5531 and schedule a test drive.