2018 Ford Explorer in Williamsville, NY

            2018 Ford Explorer 

The 2018 Ford Explorer is the perfect mid-size SUV for family trips and weekend adventures. Durable, dependable, and offering exceptional performance, the new Explorer will not disappoint. Visit us at Dave Smith Ford today and be wowed by all the Explorer has to offer.

The 2018 Ford Explorer is available at five trim levels: Explorer, XLT, Limited, Sport, and Platinum.

Performance Highlights

The new Ford Explorer has three engine options that you can choose from. The standard engine on the Explorer and XLT trim levels is a 3.5-liter V6 engine that offers 290 horsepower and 255 lb-ft of torque. The Limited trim level offers a standard 2.3-liter EcoBoost® inline-four-cylinder engine, which achieves 280 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque while also being slightly more efficient: it achieves 27 mpg on the highway whereas the 3.5-liter V6 engine achieves 24 mpg.* The last engine in the lineup is a twin-turbo 3.5-liter EcoBoost® V6 that boasts best-in-class 365 horsepower and 350 lb-ft of torque. These engines are all paired with a six-speed automatic transmission.

In addition to these capable engines, the Explorer has an Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System available with the 3.5-liter V6 engine and the 2.3-liter EcoBoost® engine. This smart all-wheel drive system comes standard with the powerful 3.5-liter EcoBoost® engine.

Interior Highlights

The interior of the 2018 Explorer offers seating for up to seven passengers along with 21 cubic feet of additional cargo space behind the third row. With the third-row seats folded down, the Explorer offers 43.8 cubic feet of storage, and you can bump the Explorer's storage space up to 81.7 cubic feet if you fold both the second and third rows of seats down.

Safety Highlights

The 2017 Ford Explorer received a five-star NHTSA rating, and the 2018 Explorer is similarly equipped with advanced safety technology. The Explorer's available Ford Safe & Smart® safety package includes state-of-the-art active safety features and driver alert technology, offering collision alert, blind-spot warning, and adaptive cruise control, among other features.

With its diverse range of powertrains, interior space to carry up to seven passengers or more than 80 cubic feet of cargo, and award-winning safety technology, the 2018 Ford Explorer is a fantastic vehicle for the family on the go. Come take one for a test drive at Dave Smith Ford.

*EPA-estimated city/hwy mpg for the model indicated. See fueleconomy.gov for fuel economy of other engine/transmission combinations. Actual mileage will vary. On plug-in hybrid models and electric models, fuel economy is stated in MPGe. MPGe is the EPA equivalent measure of gasoline fuel efficiency for electric mode operation.

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