The Explorer is the SUV which started the craze and it is still known to be the contender in the market with its amazing techs, premium interiors, and not to forget robust mechanics. The cabin offered is quiet but the ride is always solid so you are going to find it bigger and better than what it is.
2016 Ford Explorer – Exterior and Interior Design
Yes, 2016 Ford Explorer has gone in its restyling phase and fans will see it in the showrooms soon. The exterior styling will get minor changes and some updates will be made to the technical features too.It will come in 3 trim levels i.e.Base S, Midlevel SE and the Flagship Titanium. The engine choices will be more too which will certainly make the ride more than average and improve the handling. The changes will improve this Ford in its appearance with the state of the art features and cabin goodies. The suspension for Ford Explorer has been retuned. The SUV is going to offer a comfortable ride with its quiet cabin. The A-pillars have been renewed and they have taken the advantage of good bones. A brand new front end has been developed having the LED headlamps, LED Fog lamps and a new grille is provided which varies according to the trim level. The rear fascia has a fresh look with its lift gate added. The exhaust tips have a tailored look. The overall look of the SUV is going to be attractive for most of the customers. It is not just the exterior that has been upgraded, the automakers have also made changes in the interiors. The new features that will be seen include the 4WD drive system with terrain management, blind spot info system, adaptive cruise control, Power Fold seats, cross traffic alert, inflatable safety bets at the rear and lane keeping assist. The base and the XLT models are going to get the My Ford Touch system whereas the platinum trim level will be available in Sony sound system. The platinum and the limited models will get safety features such as parallel parking, reverse perpendicular parking, the park out assist, enhanced active parking assist and side sensing systems.
2016 Ford Explorer – Engine and Performance
The 2016 Ford Explorer is going to be available 5 trim levels i.e. base, XLT, Limited, Sports and the Platinum edition. The 2016 Ford Explorer will come in sports trim level. The standard engine option for the model is 3.5 liter EcoBoost engine having the 4WD drive train and the terrain management system. Brand new 2.3 liter EcoBoost turbocharged engine and the 4-clyinder direct injected engine will be offered. They can produce 280 hp and torque of 310 pound feet. The base engine is the 3.5 liter Ti-VCT V6 engine that will either be available in FWD or 4WD with 290 hp. All the engines will come with 6 speed Select shift auto gearbox having shift levers.
2016 Ford Explorer – Price and Release Date
There are no updates about the price and release date for 2016 Ford Explorer yet. Expectations are late 2015 or early 2016.