Test-Drive the All-New 2017 Ford Explorer near Lockport, IL
For some, the city landscape can't compare to the great outdoors, which is why the 2017 Ford Explorer has been designed with your fun-loving, adventurous spirit in mind! This SUV thrives when leaving the city limits behind, as it flawlessly tears up the vast terrain of Illinois in eye-catching style. No matter where the road takes you, you'll coast over the toughest of terrain with strength in the versatile and spacious Ford Explorer. There is no doubt this SUV has been designed for your active modern life, so don't hesitate to load up your kids, pets and weekend getaway equipment and go on a new uncharted voyage. Visit our Ford dealership near Lockport, IL, today to schedule a test-drive!
Put your 2017 Ford Explorer to the test and watch it exceed your expectations. This SUV can tackle any terrain thanks to the available Intelligent 4WD with Terrain Management System™. Should you find yourself traversing over mud, gravel, sand, snow or grass, have no fear as the 2017 Ford Explorer has a driving mode suitable for the challenge! When you're out touring and road conditions become hazardous, your SUV will be there again keeping you safe with its standard AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control™ that protects you on icy or rainy roadways. Plus, you'll never be short on power as the 2017 Ford Explorer comes with your choice of three outstanding and powerful engine options with best-in-class horsepower and incredible strength. Your engine options and additional performance perks can include:
- 2.3-liter EcoBoost® I-4 engine that outputs 280 hp and 310 lb-ft of torque
- 3.5-liter Ti-VCT V6 engine that generates 290 hp and 255 lb-ft of torque
- 3.5-liter EcoBoost® engine that produces best-in-class 365 V6 hp and 350 lb-ft of torque
- Maximum towing capability of 5,000 lbs.
- Trailer Sway Control
- Six-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission with steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters
Adaptable Interior and Convenient Technology
Just because you're touring the rugged outdoors, doesn't mean your interior should be anything less than comfortable and stylish. The 2017 Ford Explorer features a Premium interior that comes complete with a real wood steering wheel and stunning Nirvana leather with perforated, quilted seats in either Ceramic or Ebony. To enhance your style and comfort further, you can opt for heated and cooled front seats with Active Motion®. Best of all, to accommodate your need for configurable cargo space, your 2017 Ford Explorer can seat up to seven while still offering a generous 21 cubic feet of cargo space, or a maximum of 81.7 cubic feet when both the 60/40 split-fold flat bench and third-row 50/50 split-folding seat are folded down. The only thing that would be left to do after loading up your family and cargo would be to stream your favorite music hands-free by connecting to the SYNC®3 infotainment system! Additional interior and technology amenities can include:
- Leather-wrapped, heated steering wheel
- Class-exclusive Powerfold® Third-row seat
- SiriusXM® Radio
Safety takes a high precedence to the engineers at Ford, which is why Ford has become the Most Trusted SUV Automotive Brand. The 2017 Ford Explorer has been made available with multiple driver-assistive technologies. Protecting you and your loved ones is simple thanks to the available Front 180-degree camera and Forward Sensing System, which monitors the road for potential hazards. The available Lane-Keeping System will even guide you back into your lane by either vibrating your steering wheel to alert you of your sudden drift or by engaging steering torque, which gently directs your Explorer back into its lane. You can protect yourself further with safety features that can include:
- Enhanced Active Park Assist
- Adaptive Cruise Control and Forward Collision Warning with Brake Support
- Blind Spot Information System (BLIS®) with Cross Traffic
With thoughtful engineering like this, it's no wonder that the Ford Explorer has been the #1 SUV over the last 25 years. Visit Currie Ford of Frankfort today to learn more about what the brand-new Explorer can do for you!