2016 Ford Explorer

March 23rd, 2017 by
2016 Ford Explorer

The 2016 Ford Explorer is a roomy three-row crossover SUV, designed to deliver substantial off-road performance, high standards in safety, and an upscale cabin. On the road, you can expect a smooth, comfortable ride and impressive power. The Explorer’s towing capabilities make it easy to move your heavy toys. The cabin delivers plush, supportive seating and a range of high-tech convenience features. Advanced safety items give you peace of mind. Come in and test drive the Explorer today!

2016 Ford Explorer

The 2016 Ford Explorer SUV is filled with high-tech convenience features keep you connected on the go. The MyFord Touch infotainment system delivers a helpful suite of apps and smartphone integration. Voice-activated Sync technology lets you browse infotainment apps without looking away from the road. Bluetooth phone connectivity lets you make hands-free calls.

This impressive SUV is available as five trim models: base, XLT, Limited, Sport, and Platinum. Inside, the Explorer’s design is both modern and luxurious. Its roomy cabin offers three rows of seating, giving big families the space they need for a comfortable ride. The front seats are supportive, providing long-term comfort during rush-hour traffic. When the Explorer gets up to speed, the cabin remains as hushed as a luxury car. You can fill a maximum of 81.7 cubic feet of cargo space with outdoor gear and weekend bags.

The 2016 Ford Explorer is also big on safety, ushering in a wide range of advanced systems. Ford’s MyKey technology lets parents set speed and stereo volume parameters for teenage drivers. The stability system comes with Curve Control, which monitors speed carried into a corner and automatically decelerates if necessary. The standard rearview camera makes parallel parking a snap. A variety of advanced systems boost on-road vigilance, including blind-spot warning and rear-cross traffic alert. In government crash tests, the Explorer earned a perfect five-star rating for overall protection. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave the Explorer its top score of “Good.”

When it comes to power, the 2016 Ford Explorer delivers. Choose between three options for the engine that best suits your needs. All are matched with a six-speed automatic transmission for a smooth, comfortable ride. The base 3.5-liter V6 engine produces 290 horsepower and 255 pound-feet of torque, making it easy to get up to speed on the highway. You can choose between front- and four-wheel drive. The latter is a must for off-road performance. Four-wheel-drive models come standard with additional safety features, including hill-start assist.

The Terrain Management System lets you choose between four settings to optimize traction over different landscapes. For additional power, choose the turbocharged 2.3-liter four-cylinder engine. It produces 270 horses and 300 pound-feet of torque. Finally, the turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 engine maximizes output, with a rating of 365 horses and 350 pound-feet of torque. Properly equipped, four-cylinder models can tow up to 3,000 pounds. With the V6 engine, the tow rating increases to 5,000 pounds.


Explorer Platinum

The 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum comes standard with the turbocharged V6 engine, maximizing power and performance. Inside, the Platinum delivers an added dose of luxury. The dual-panel sunroof lets in plenty of light. Upgraded leather upholstery enhances passenger comfort. The Platinum’s premium Sony audio system gives you crystal-clear sound.

2016 Ford Explorer All-New Platinum Explorer

All-New Platinum Explorer

This model takes luxury and style to the max.

2016 Ford Explorer SYNC with MyFord Touch

SYNC with MyFord Touch

Browse infotainment options with voice-activated technology.

2016 Ford Explorer Impressive Towing Capabilities

Impressive Towing Capabilities

Bring your heavy toys out to play.

2016 Ford Explorer EcoBoost Power and Efficiency

EcoBoost Power and Efficiency

Enjoy swift acceleration and excellent fuel savings.


On-road or off, the 2016 Ford Explorer delivers inspiring performance. Choose between three engine options for the ride that best suits your lifestyle. Inside, the cabin is spacious and comfortable – the perfect option for big families and socialites. Infotainment features keep you connected from anywhere. Advanced safety features maintain high standards in passenger protection. Come in and test drive the Explorer today!

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