If you are searching for a family-hauling SUV with plenty of power and seating for seven, the Ford Explorer is the vehicle you want. Ford's 2017 iteration of the Explorer is more sophisticated and packs numerous technology features like the popular Ford Sync 3 infotainment system. We invite you to visit All Star Ford Lincoln to test drive the new Explorer today! We're proud to serve Saint Amant, Gonzales, and of course, Prairieville.
Last year's redesign of the Ford Explorer gave it some important upgrades. But the good news is there's now even more for the 2017 version of the ever-popular SUV. There's now an XLT Sport Appearance Package as an option. It gives the Explorer sportier design cues that look similar to the Explorer Sport and Platinum trims. The Sport Appearance Package gives the Explorer XLT amazing features including side mirror caps, stunning 20-inch Magnetic Gray painted wheels, an Explorer badge on the hood, body side cladding, a Magnetic Gray grille, and a roof rack. Inside, the XLT Sport Appearance Package provides Dark Earth Gray Miko Suede upper seat backs and inserts. There are also Salerno Dark Earth Gray premium leather outer bolsters inside this new Explorer.
Ford's automotive technologies and the Explorer's spacious interior add up to a comfortable, versatile driving experience. There is seating for up to seven passengers and the SUV has lots of cargo area in the back of the vehicle. The Explorer's second and third rows seats are 60/40 split-folding seats. The 2017 Explorer has 21 cubic feet of cargo volume when the seats are in their upright position. That can quickly grow to 81.7 cubic feet when the second and third row seats are folded down into the floor.
You can also opt for the convenient hands-free liftgate that opens and closes with a quick kick when the key fob is within range of the rear bumper. Inside the vehicle, drivers have access to high-tech features and safety technologies. Sync 3 is an option, and you can also get a color touchscreen display and navigation system. Sync 3 comes with Ford's next generation of voice-activated technology and is now much easier to use than before. Optional safety features and driver assist technologies include Enhanced Active Park Assist, a Lane-Keeping System, a Front 180-degree Camera and Front Park Aid, and more. There is an optional twin-panel moonroof to allow more natural light inside. Explorer's spacious cabin features available leather seating and ambient lighting. Additional interior and tech amenities available for the 2017 Explorer include:
The 2017 Ford Explorer gives you options when it comes to the engine. You can opt for the standard 3.5-liter V6 motor, which gives you the capacity you've come to expect from the Explorer. The available 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine develops 280 hp and 310 lb.-ft. of torque, which represents a substantial increase over the 2.0-liter EcoBoost that it replaced. If you opt for an Explorer Sport or Platinum model, you will benefit from the incredible power produced by the 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6, rated at a whopping 365 horsepower and 350 lb.-ft. of torque. The available Intelligent 4WD system optimizes powertrain and braking systems, allowing the new Explorer to deliver the ideal amount of traction to match the current driving conditions. The 4WD System also features Hill Descent Control, which lets you set then maintain a constant speed while traveling downhill. Fuel economy figures for the Ford Explorer crossover SUV range from an impressive 19 city and 27 highway for FWD models equipped with the 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine to 16 city and 22 highway for 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 4WD models. To test drive any of the highly capable powertrains available in the Ford Explorer, visit All Star Ford Lincoln in Prairieville, LA.
Ford vehicles are trusted all over the world for their dependability and quality. Every new Ford is backed by a New Vehicle Limited Warranty, which includes a 3-year/36,000-mile Bumper to Bumper coverage, as well as a 5-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty. Your new Ford car, crossover, SUV, or truck is covered for corrosion perforation for five years with unlimited miles, too. For added peace of mind when buying a new vehicle, choose the reliability of a Ford, backed by Ford's superb warranty program. For more information on Ford's warranty package, contact the sales specialists at All Star Ford Lincoln in Prairieville, LA. If you live near the cities of Gonzales and Saint Amant and want to drive a versatile and spacious new full-size crossover SUV, be sure to explore the Ford Explorer at All Star Ford Lincoln. Our showroom is located at 17742 Airline Highway, in Prairieville, LA. Visit All Star Ford Lincoln to take a test drive, or browse our entire inventory of new Explorer full-size SUVs and other quality Ford cars and trucks on our website.