2016 Ford Explorer
THIS IS HOW YOU ARRIVE.
THE POWERFUL, LUXURIOUS, FIRST-EVER EXPLORER PLATINUM.
The Explorer Platinum model shines with sharp satin chrome accents throughout the body, from the unique Platinum grille to the rear liftgate. There's a standard dual-panel moonroof up top and stunning 20-inch bright-faced wheels with dark painted pockets below. The standard, powerful 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 enables towing up to 5,000 pounds.
SHARPLY STYLED ILLUMINATION.
New available signature lighting complements the new sculpted exterior lines. Efficient LED lamps enhance visibility with bright, long-lasting illumination.
AVAILABLE HANDS-FREE, FOOT-ACTIVATED LIFTGATE.
Explorer makes it super-easy to load cargo when your hands are full. Simply kick your foot under the bumper and the available hands-free, foot-activated liftgate will open automatically.
THE COMMAND CENTER FOR YOUR NONSTOP LIFE.
YOU'LL FEEL LUXURY IN EVERY TOUCH.
The ultra-luxurious Platinum interior features authentic wood accents.
ELEVATE YOUR ADVENTURING.
Premium leather is everywhere in the new Platinum interior. Leather-trimmed seats with quilted inserts feature multicontour functionality. The leather-wrapped dashboard and steering wheel are styled with contrast stitching.
CHOOSE YOUR ENGINE.
THREE ENGINE CHOICES.
A new available 2.3L EcoBoost engine joins an Explorer powertrain lineup designed to fit your personal needs. From long highway commutes to towing trailers through the country, there's an Explorer engine with the right power for your lifestyle.
2.3L EcoBoost I-4
A new available 2.3L EcoBoost engine delivers more horsepower and torque over the previous 2.0L EcoBoost. And it's available with 4WD and Class II trailer tow.
3.5L Ti-VCT V6
Paired with the standard six-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission, this engine provides impressive horsepower and torque. Its twin independent variable camshaft timing (Ti-VCT) automatically adjusts intake and exhaust timing for enhanced efficiency.
3.5L EcoBoost V6
The most powerful Explorer engine comes standard on the Explorer Sport and Platinum models and is teamed up with the six-speed SelectShift automatic transmission with paddle shifters on the steering wheel. Equipped with twin turbochargers and direct injection, it maximizes fun and efficiency.
AVAILABLE ENHANCED ACTIVE PARK ASSIST.
AVAILABLE FRONT 180-DEGREE CAMERA.
The available front 180-degree camera helps you see around corners, down alleys and out of parking spots.
SMART-CHARGING USB PORTS.
Available second-row USB ports will charge your phone or tablet at up to twice the speed of previous USB ports.
AVAILABLE SYNC® WITH MYFORD TOUCH®
Stay connected with hands-free calling, voice-activated entertainment, customizable instrument cluster screens and touch-screen controls.
*NOTE: Driving while distracted can result in loss of vehicle control. Only use SYNC/MyFord Touch/other devices, even with voice commands, when it is safe to do so. Some features may be locked out while the vehicle is in gear. Not all features are compatible with all phones.
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