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When Will the 2018 Ford Explorer Arrive at Akins Ford near Atlanta?

2018 Ford Explorer Release Date and Engine Options

Ford has released information the new 2018 Explorer and, wow, does it have us here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA, excited. Updates for the 2018 Ford Explorer include new front and rear stylings complete with a new grille. The new Ford Explorer will also feature a comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology, comfort and convenience features, such as an available embedded modem featuring a Wi-Fi hotspot capable of supporting as many as 10 devices at once up to 50 feet away from the new Explorer. You’ll also be able to customize your new Ford Explorer more than ever before since it offers the choice between three engines, along with more exterior colors than ever before and much more. But for right now, we want to check out the 2018 Ford Explorer’s release date and engine options.

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2018 Ford Explorer’s Three Powerful and Efficient Engines

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Like we said earlier, the 2018 Ford Explorer offers you the choice between three powerful and efficient engines. Its 2.3-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder engine provides 280 horsepower and 310 pound-feet of torque. Higher trim levels like the 2018 Explorer Sport and 2018 Explorer Platinum feature a 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged EcoBoost V6 engine capable of pumping out 365 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque. Also available is a 3.5-liter V6 engine, which can give you 290 horsepower and 255 pound-feet of torque.

Just How Customizable is the 2018 Ford Explorer?

Customization options abound for the 2018 Ford Explorer. We mentioned that the new Ford Explorer will offer more exterior color options than ever before. That’s because four new exterior colors – Burgundy Velvet Tinted Clearcoat, Cinnamon Glaze, Platinum Dune Tricoat and Blue Metallic – have been added to the mix. You can also choose between five new wheel choices for the 2018 Explorer.

2018 Ford Explorer Release Date at Akins Ford near Atlanta GA

The 2018 Ford Explorer should be arriving on our Akins Ford lot near Atlanta, GA, during the fall. If you’d like to know more, please feel free to reach out to our courteous Akins Ford staff. Be sure to check out our online inventory and our Ford Model Research Page, too.