2018 Ford Explorer Athens GA

The 2018 Ford Explorer arrives at Akins Ford near Athens, GA, in the midst of a 25-year run as the best-selling SUV in America. And you can rest assured knowing that number will reach 26 thanks to the new Ford Explorer’s upgraded and enhanced new style features, trio of powerful and efficient engine choices and extensive list of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features.

Let’s start off by checking out some of the most impressive new technology features we’ve ever encountered. These include an available 4G embedded modem complete with a Wi-Fi hotspot that can support up to 10 devices as far as 50 feet away from the 2018 Explorer. The list also features the SYNC Connect infotainment system complete with FordPass app compatibility.

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Performance Technology Safety
Choice Between Three Engines 4G Embedded Modem Adaptive Cruise Control
2.3-Liter EcoBoost 4-Cylinder Engine Wi-Fi Hotspot Collision Warning with Brake Support
3.5-Liter Twin-Turbocharged EcoBoost V6 Engine SYNC Connect Infotainment System Enhanced Active Park Assist
3.5-Liter V6 Engine FordPass App Compatibility Intelligent All-Wheel Drive

What’s Under the Hood of the New Ford Explorer? And What is Its Safe and Smart Package?

Let’s continue our exploration of the new Ford Explorer by checking out what’s under the hood. The 2018 Ford Explorer features the choice between three powerful and efficient engines. These include a 3.5-liter V6 engine offering up to 290 horsepower and 255 pound-feet of torque, a 2.3-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder engine offering up to 280 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque and a 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged EcoBoost V6 engine offering up to 365 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque.

The 2018 Explorer also features a newly available Safe and Smart Package, which includes adaptive cruise control, collision warning with brake support, a blind spot information system, cross-traffic alert, a lane-keeping system, automatic high-beams and rain-sensing windshield wipers. Additional driver assistance systems and safety features include an enhanced active park assist system, park-out assist and intelligent all-wheel drive complete with the advanced new Terrain Management System.

For more on the 2018 Ford Explorer, please get in touch with our friendly Akins Ford staff near Athens, GA.

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