2017 Ford Explorer available near Tampa FL
The 2017 Ford Explorer has arrived at Brandon Ford! With ample power, plenty of storage space and outstanding capabilities, this versatile SUV is ready for any challenge. Anyone looking for a 2017 Ford Explorer available near Tampa FL, Brandon Ford is the place to go!
2017 Ford Explorer Engine Options
The new Explorer can be equipped with three different engines. Base models come with a standard 3.5-liter V6 engine that offers 290 horsepower and 255 pound-feet of torque. Fuel economy estimates on the base engine check in at 17 city/24 highway miles per gallon.
For the best fuel economy ratings, the Explorer’s available EcoBoost 2.3-liter engine is the way to go. This turbocharged four-cylinder churns out 280 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque while earning an estimated 19 city/27 highway miles per gallon.
For even more power, Ford offers a 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 that maxes out the Explorer’s power ratings at 365 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque. When equipped with the EcoBoost V6, the SUV can tow up to 5,000 pounds.
2017 Ford Explorer Technology and Features
Comfort is key with the new Explorer. The top-of-the-line Platinum trim rivals many luxury SUVs. Platinum Explorer models come equipped with a dual-zone moonroof, Nirvana leather, heated seats, real wood accents and a heated, leather-wrapped steering wheel.
2017 Explorer models offer the new Sync 3 infotainment system. The large touchscreen is responsive and user-friendly and supports voice commands. Sync 3 supports Siri Eyes Free and SiriusXM satellite radio.
Safety features offered on the Explorer include a rearview camera, front 180-degree camera and forward sensing system, lane-keeping assist and enhanced Active Park Assist.