HUGE VALUE On The 2017 Ford Explorer In Chatom, AL

2017 ford explorer

Modern Design, Lasting Comfort

As the name implies, the Ford Explorer was made for venturing out into parts unknown. Whether that's across the country or just down the road in Chatom, this sturdy SUV has all the power and durability needed for the journey. It also offers a long list of technology options to make every trip entertaining, and its available safety systems provide an extra safeguard against road hazards and the unexpected. Available features like the terrain management system make sure that no destination is out of reach, and the seven-seater vehicle promises plenty of space for all your friends and family.

The 2017 Explorer is available in five trim levels:

  • Explorer
  • LT
  • Limited
  • Sport
  • Platinum

The base Explorer starts trim range with standard features like remote keyless entry and cruise control, and the XLT expands the list with push-button start, satellite radio, and more. The Limited comes with leather upholstery, heated seating in the first and second row, front parking sensors, and other upgrades. The Sport trim runs on a twin-turbocharged V6 engine, and it softens the ride with sport-tuned suspension. In the Platinum build, you'll find a wide array of safety systems, plus rain-sensing windshield wipers.

Whether you're ready to hit the open road or just take a ride through Chatom, the Explorer can bring you there and back in style, comfort, and safety. If you'd like to learn more about this capable SUV, come by our dealership for a closer look and a test drive.

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Interior Review of the 2017 Ford Explorer

Up to seven people may ride in the three-row Explorer, and all will find plenty of space throughout the cabin. Adults will enjoy ample legroom, and young children may be accommodated by three complete sets of LATCH car seat connections. Entertainment options like the crystal-clear Sony sound won't be interrupted by road noise in the well-insulated cabin, and the supportive seating and calm ride ensure lasting comfort over road trips.

Cloth upholstery comes standard, and you may enhance your interior with amenities like leather, heated seats in the first and second rows, cooled front seats, power-adjustable front seats, a moonroof, and more. Behind the third row, the Explorer offers 21 cubic feet of storage space. You may fold that row for 43.9 cubic feet, and both the second and third rows may fold for a maximum cargo capacity of 81.7 cubic feet.

Exterior Review of the 2017 Ford Explorer

The 2017 Explorer comes in these colors:

  • Canyon Ridge Metallic
  • Magnetic Metallic
  • Shadow Black
  • Ingot Silver Metallic
  • White Gold Metallic
  • Smoked Quartz Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Blue Jeans Metallic
  • Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • White Platinum Metallic Tri-Coat

Performance of the 2017 Ford Explorer

The Explorer handles well despite its large profile, and it maintains balance through twists and turns. The ride remains calm even when traveling at highway speeds or navigating rocky roads. Ford provides three engine options for the SUV, with the standard build running on a 290-horsepower 3.5-liter V6. A 280-horsepower turbocharged 4-cylinder is also available for the base, XLT, and Limited trims. In the Sport and Platinum builds, power comes courtesy of a capable 365-horsepower V6. With any engine, you can rely on the six-speed automatic transmission for steady shifting. When equipped for the job, the Explorer can tow up to 5,000 pounds. Front-wheel drive comes standard, and Ford also offers all-wheel drive.

2017 Ford Explorer in Chatom, AL Available Technology Features

Available Technology Features

  • Touchscreen
  • SYNC3 Infotainment System
  • Android Auto
  • Navigation
  • Voice Control
  • Siri Eyes Free
  • Apple CarPlay
  • Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Rain-Sensing Windshield Wipers
  • Moonroof
  • Bluetooth®*
  • USB Port
  • Sony Sound
  • MyKey Parental Controls
  • Remote Keyless Entry
  • Push-Button Start
  • Satellite Radio
2017 Ford Explorer in Chatom, AL Available Safety Features

Available Safety Features

  • Driver Drowsiness Monitoring
  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Front/Rear Parking Sensors
  • Rearview Camera
  • Front-View Camera
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Parallel/Perpendicular Park Assist
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert

We Have the Explorer at Chatom Ford

When you want to get to know the Explorer inside and out, we would be happy to show it to you a Chatom Ford. We have this versatile SUV and more on our lot, and you're welcome to come see our selection any time. When you've found what you're looking for, the experts in our financing department will help you come up with a payment plan that suits your needs and your budget.

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