We take pride in providing drivers near Roseville, CA with a wide selection of incredible Ford cars as well as dedicated customer service. The staff at Folsom Lake Ford is passionate about the tried and true cars we sell. We're proud to feature the 2017 Ford Explorer in our inventory of cars, and we think you'll be impressed by its style, high-tech features, and spacious and comfortable interior, making it one of the best and most family-friendly vehicles you'll ever find.
2017 Ford Explorer Details
The 2017 Ford Explorer comes available in five trim levels and is powered at the base and XLT levels by a 3.5-liter V6 engine that cranks out 290 horsepower and 255 lb-ft of torque. You have a choice between front-wheel or all-wheel-drive. If you opt for all-wheel-drive, you also gain a range of other features to render your vehicle more capable and provide you better control, like hill descent control, hill start assist, and the Ford Terrain Management System, which lets you select among several settings tailored to different driving conditions and levels of traction. On the Limited trim, a turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder engine that puts out 280 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque comes standard and is paired with all-wheel-drive and a six-speed automatic transmission. If you choose the Explorer Sport or Platinum trims, you get a turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 engine producing an impressive 365 horsepower and 350 lb-ft of torque. No matter which V6 engine you choose, a properly equipped Ford Explorer can tow up to 5,000 pounds.
2017 Ford Explorer Safety and Special Features
The 2017 Ford Explorer isn't just capable, but family-friendly through and through. Its standard safety features for the protection of you and your family include front-seat side airbags, side curtain airbags, and a front-passenger knee airbag, as well as a rearview camera. Also standard is the Ford MyKey system, which allows you to set parameters on your vehicle to encourage good driving habits in your kids. With the MyKey system, you can set maximum vehicle speed to your preferred limits, as well as limit stereo volume. Other available safety technology includes forward collision warning and blind spot monitoring.
The advanced technology doesn't end there. Standard features for your comfort and convenience include the voice-activated Sync communication and entertainment interface, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, and a six-speaker sound system with a USB port. Options include the even more advanced Sync 3 system with an eight-inch touchscreen and a navigation system.
Buying a 2017 Ford Explorer
The friendly and knowledgeable team at our Ford dealership near Sacramento, CA would love to introduce you to the 2017 Ford Explorer, as well as our selection of sedans like the Ford Fusion or a new Ford truck. Come see us at 12755 Folsom Lake Blvd so we can get you behind the wheel of the perfect new or used Ford car. See you soon!