2017 Ford® Explorer SUV | Features | Ford.com

Exterior Styling See Details

Design

Exterior Styling

Don’t let the uptown looks fool you.
Interior Comfort See Details

Design

Interior Comfort

Comfort, convenience and confidence.
Platinum Exterior See Details

Design

Platinum Exterior

Exceptionally stylish – in an extraordinarily rugged kind of way.
Platinum Interior See Details

Design

Platinum Interior

An elevated SUV experience.
Sport Trim Design See Details

Design

Sport Trim Design

Top-of-the-line looks and performance.
XLT Sport Appearance Package See Details

Design

XLT Sport Appearance Package

Great looks with a unique grille and 20-inch wheels.
LED Lighting See Details

Design

LED Lighting

More good looks and durability.
The 2018 Explorer Platinum design See Details

Design

The 2018 Explorer

The latest in an incredible legacy.

3.5L EcoBoost® See Details

Performance

3.5L EcoBoost®

3.5L EcoBoost®
Powerful 2.3L EcoBoost® Engine See Details

Performance

Powerful 2.3L EcoBoost® Engine

Unsurpassed highway fuel economy in its class.
Standard 3.5L Ti-VCT V6 Engine See Details

Performance

Standard 3.5L Ti-VCT V6 Engine

Delivering responsive performance with excellent fuel efficiency.
Towing Capability See Details

Performance

Towing Capability

The Explorer can tow up to 5,000 lbs. when properly equipped.
Trailer Sway Control See Details

Performance

Trailer Sway Control

Stability and control, even when towing large loads.
AdvanceTrac® with RSC® See Details

Performance

AdvanceTrac® with RSC®

Stability and control, even when towing large loads.
Curve Control See Details

Performance

Curve Control

Control and confidence when heading into turns.
Six-Speed SelectShift® Automatic Transmission See Details

Performance

Six-Speed SelectShift® Automatic Transmission

Choose the ease of an automatic or the control of a manual.
Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System™ See Details

Capability

Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System™

Elevate your getaway.
Three Rows. Spacious Seating for up to Seven See Details

Capability

Three Rows. Spacious Seating for up to Seven

Explorer provides plenty of room for people and abundant space for cargo.
Class-Exclusive PowerFold® Third-row seat See Details

Capability

Class-Exclusive PowerFold® Third-row seat

Cargo space on demand at the touch of a button.
Hill Descent Control™ See Details

Capability

Hill Descent Control™

Extra control and confidence on the downslopes.
Adaptive Cruise Control and Forward Collision Warning with Brake Support See Details

Capability

Adaptive Cruise Control and Forward Collision Warning with Brake Support

Be alerted to changing traffic speeds.
BLIS® with Cross-Traffic Alert See Details

Capability

BLIS® with Cross-Traffic Alert

Uses radar to detect if an object is in your blind spot.
Cargo Capacity See Details

Capability

Cargo Capacity

Find your adventure. Explorer has plenty of room for all your gear.
Towing See Details

Capability

Towing

The Explorer can tow up to 5,000 lbs. when properly equipped.
Front 180-Degree Camera and Forward Sensing System See Details

Technology

Front 180-Degree Camera and Forward Sensing System

One of the many smart technologies engineered to enhance confidence behind the wheel.
Available SYNC® 3 See Details

Technology

Available SYNC® 3

Available SYNC® 3
Available Hands-Free, Foot-Activated Liftgate See Details

Technology

Available Hands-Free, Foot-Activated Liftgate

The liftgate opens with just a kick of your foot.
Enhanced Active Park Assist See Details

Technology

Enhanced Active Park Assist

Explorer uses its available ultrasonic systems to help you in various parking situations — perpendicular parking, parallel parking, parking garages and more.
Available Dual Second-Row Smart-Charging USB Ports See Details

Technology

Available Dual Second-Row Smart-Charging USB Ports

Keep all of your devices charged and ready.
Lane-Keeping System See Details

Technology

Lane-Keeping System

This available system can detect your vehicle drifting out of its lane and help you take corrective action.
Available Navigation with SiriusXM® Traffic and Travel Link® See Details

Technology

Available Navigation with SiriusXM® Traffic and Travel Link®

SiriusXM® is everywhere you go.
SiriusXM® Radio See Details

Technology

SiriusXM® Radio

Enjoy over 150 channels including every genre of commercial-free music, plus live sports, news, talk and exclusive entertainment.