2017 Ford Explorer Sport Atlanta GA

2017 Ford Explorer Sport Atlanta GA

The 2017 Ford Explorer Sport near Atlanta GA is set to add some fun to the SUV segment. This trim level starts with a powerful engine and then packs on several great performance, comfort and technology features to create a fun, sporty and practical vehicle. Don’t let the “Sport” name fool you, this trim level is still a rugged and capable SUV, offering all-wheel drive along with capable towing and hauling numbers.

Choosing a higher trim level like the 2017 Explorer Sport also includes all of Ford’s latest technology features. The new Explorer is the most technologically advanced model yet. Explorer Sport models come equipped with Sync 3, Ford’s great new touchscreen infotainment system. Anyone looking to drive home every day in a crossover that is comfortable and sporty should make the Explorer Sport their top choice.

Engine Performance

The Explorer Sport trim comes equipped with a standard turbocharged 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 engine. This engine is able to produce the best performance numbers available on the Explorer, churning out 365 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque. Fuel economy ratings check in at 15 miles per gallon in the city and 21 mpg on the highways.

 

Towing and Storage

When properly equipped, the Explorer Sport can tow up to 5,000 pounds. Storage space on the SUV is ample. With the rear seats in place, the Explorer offers 21 cubic feet of storage space. With the third row of seats folded down, this number moves up to 43.8 cubic feet. Folding down all of the back seats maxes out the storage capacity at 80.7 cubic feet.

 

Sync 3

The 2017 Explorer offers Ford’s new Sync 3 touchscreen infotainment system. Sync 3 replaces the outgoing MyFord Touch system. The new system is intuitive and user friendly. Sync 3 offers connectivity via Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Bluetooth along with conventional USB and auxiliary inputs. Sound is broadcast through the Explorer’s 12-speaker sound system.

2017 Ford Explorer Sport interior
2017 Ford Explorer Sport front
2017 Ford Explorer Sport seats
2017 Ford Explorer Sport back

2017 Ford Explorer Sport Added Features

The 2017 Ford Explorer Sport trim level comes equipped with several great features not offered on lower models. Standard equipment on the SUV includes:

  • 20-inch wheels

  • Sport-tuned suspension

  • All-wheel drive

  • 12-speaker Sony sound system

  • Dual-zone automatic climate control

  • Rear climate control

  • Daytime running lights

  • Heated steering wheel

  • Push-button start

  • Leather-wrapped shift knob

  • Rearview camera

  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel

  • Sync 3 touchscreen infotainment system

  • Satellite radio

  • Voice-activated navigation

  • Heated seats

Interested in a 2017 Ford Explorer Sport?

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