2017 Ford Explorer

2017 Ford Explorer XLT2017 Ford Explorer XLT
2017 Ford Explorer Limited2017 Ford Explorer Limited
2017 Ford Explorer Sport2017 Ford Explorer Sport
2017 Ford Explorer Platinum2017 Ford Explorer Platinum

Offers

2017 Ford Explorer Lease Offer Trend

There are no current lease offers, but according to our records 2017 Ford Explorer XLT 4x2 has been offered for $289 before.

Exterior

2017 Ford Explorer Exterior Dimensions

Exterior Dimensions

  • Width: 90.2 in
  • Width W/O Mirrors: 78.9 in
  • Length: 198.3 in
  • Height: 70.0 - 71.0 in
  • Wheelbase: 112.8 in

2017 Explorer has a relatively short wheelbase ( 112.8 in) and a wider body structure compared to vehicles of similar length and class. It is relatively heavier with curb weight of 4443 - 4901 lbs.

Interior

2017 Explorer - First Row

First Row Dimensions

Leg Room: 42.9 inHip Room: 57.3 inHead Room: 41.4 inShoulder Room: 61.5 in
2017 Explorer - Second Row

Second Row Dimensions

Leg Room: 39.5 inHip Room: 56.8 inHead Room: 40.6 inShoulder Room: 61.0 in
2017 Explorer - Cargo Area

Cargo Volume Behind Second Row Seats

43.8 ft3

2017 Explorer seats seven adults. It has class-leading first-row room across all four measurements: legs, shoulders, hips, and head room. When it comes to second-row passenger room, Explorer ia a class-leader on only three measurements - legs, shoulders, and head - and has a larger than average room for second-row passengers on hips. Cargo volume behind second-row seats is larger than average among its peers with 43.8 cu. ft.

Full Specifications

Trim

2017 Explorer Base

2017 Explorer XLT

2017 Explorer Limited

2017 Explorer Sport

2017 Explorer Platinum

Configuration
  • 3.5 L, Auto, FWD
  • 3.5 L, Auto, AWD
  • 3.5 L, Auto, FWD
  • 3.5 L, Auto, AWD
  • 2.3 L, Turbo, Auto, FWD
  • 2.3 L, Turbo, Auto, AWD
  • 3.5 L, Turbo, Auto, AWD
  • 3.5 L, Turbo, Auto, AWD
Starging MSRP$31,160$33,775$41,675$45,355$53,235
Engine3.5L V-63.5L V-62.3L Inline-4 Turbo3.5L V-6 Twin-Turbo3.5L V-6 Twin-Turbo
HP290 hp290 hp280 hp365 hp365 hp
DrivetrainFront Wheel DriveFront Wheel DriveFront Wheel DriveAll Wheel DriveAll Wheel Drive
City17 MPG17 MPG19 MPG16 MPG16 MPG
Highway24 MPG24 MPG27 MPG22 MPG22 MPG
Combined20 MPG20 MPG22 MPG18 MPG18 MPG
Annual Fuel Cost$2,300$2,300$2,050$2,550$2,550

2017 Explorer SUV comes in five trim levels, with an average price that is $1,272 less compared to its rivals. With a heavier body, and on average more powerful engine, Explorer

Safety

2017 Ford Explorer Front Crash Test
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2017 Ford Explorer Side Crash Test
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Side Crash Rating
2017 Ford Explorer Side Pole Crash Test
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Side Pole Crash Rating
  • Complaints: 417
  • Recalls: 7

2017 Explorer SUV has a 5-star NHTSA overall crash safety rating, which is higher than the average among other competing models. Furthermore, it has higher than average ratings for all three crash tests: Front, Side, and Side Plole. Customers have filed four hundred and seventeen complaints, which is more than the average for its rivals. There are also seven recalls issued by Ford, which by itself is a relatively high number.

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Last updated on Nov 13, 2018 - 22:00:20 ET
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